Celebrate GIS Day Nov. 15

By | October 2, 2017

Discovering the world through GIS. GIS day is November 15, 2017.

GIS Day is a global event celebrating the use of Geographic Information Systems (GIS). It provides an international forum for users of GIS technology to demonstrate real-world applications that are making a difference in our society.

Locally, a GIS Day event at UM-Dearborn will provide students, faculty, staff, and the community with the opportunity to explore, share, and learn about the application of GIS to problems that affect the environment and community. Presentations and exhibits will showcase the use of GIS and maps in community development, public safety, health, environmental science, and others.

Wednesday, November 15, 2017
8:30 a.m.–4 p.m.
Kochoff Hall, University Center, UM-Dearborn

GIS Day is a chance to:

  • Celebrate GIS with everyone
  • Discover and explore the benefits of GIS
  • Showcase the uses of GIS
  • Build and nurture your GIS community