CalGIS 2015: 21st Annual California GIS Conference
June 1-3, 2015
Every year, the URISA chapters in California and the California Geographic Information Association, come together to present the CalGIS Conference.
Southern California Chapter of URISA
Northern California Chapter of URISA
Central California Chapter of URISA
BAAMA - Bay Area Automated Mapping Association
California Geographic Information Association (CGIA)
Make plans to join the California GIS Community in Sacramento this June for the 21st Annual California GIS Conference!
Review these not-to-miss program details: CalGIS 2015 Conference Program
Monday, June 1, 2015: Pre-conference workshops and meetings; evening networking event.
Workshops are not included in the conference registration fee. Class size is limited and an additional fee is required.
Tuesday, June 2, 2015: Opening Keynote Address (Code for America);breakout sessions; exhibits; networking reception
Wednesday, June 3, 2015: Meetings, breakout sessions; exhibits; poster session; Closing Keynote Address (MapTime)
Call for Participation: What have you been working on that you would like to share with your GIS colleagues and peers in California? Tips & tricks, research, success stories or cautionary tales? The deadline to submit an abstract has passed (February 2), However, late submissions are always considered. Submit your proposal online: (submit via the online abstract submission form)
Registration Fee Schedule: Members of a California URISA Chapter and/or the CGIA may take advantage of discounted member rates. Registration includes access to educational sessions, keynote addresses, the CalGIS 2015 Exhibition, one hosted lunch, coffee breaks and a networking reception.
You must register separately for preconference training/workshops. Note that some may require an additional fee:
- Monday, June 1 • 8:00am - 5:00pm - Unmanned Aircraft Systems - Sponsored by the Pacific Southwest Region, ASPRS - Fee: $150 (maximum enrollment, 30)
- Monday, June 1 • 8:30am - 5:00pm - Asset Management: Planning, Strategy and Implementation - Sponsored by URISA - Fee: $150 (maximum enrollment, 30)
- Monday, June 1 • 8:30am - 5:00pm- QGIS - Sponsored by OSGEO - Fee: $75 (maximum enrollment, 30)
- Monday, June 1 • 8:30am - 12:00pm - Making Maps for the Web - Sponsored by Esri - Free: (limited enrollment)
- Monday, June 1 • 1:00pm - 5:00pm - Getting More out of Web Mapping - Sponsored by Esri - Free: (limited enrollment)
- Monday, June 1 • 1:00pm - 4:00pm (At Esri office in downtown Sacramento) 3D Mapping in the ArcGIS Platform Free: (limited enrollment)
Conference Fee (until May 29): $100 student/$300 member/$330 nonmember
Onsite Rate (at the conference): $125 student/$325 member/$355 nonmember
The conference will take place at the Sheraton Grand Hotel, 1230 J Street (13th & J) in downtown Sacramento. The discounted conference rate is $145 single/double with a limited number of government rate rooms. Rooms reserved under the CalGIS conference block include complimentary in-room internet access (normally an additional fee).
Room reservations can be made by calling the Sheraton's Central Reservations Line at 1-800-325-3535. Be sure to request the CalGIS/URISA conference rate, which will be available until the rooms are filled or until May 15 (whichever comes first).
Exhibit and sponsorship opportunities suit a wide range of budgets. Reserve your sponsorship right away as space is limited.
CalGIS Sponsor Prospectus - Sold Out!
Exhibit Booths Reserved:
Open Spatial: Booth 100
David Evans and Associates, Inc: Booth 101
GeoWing Mapping, Inc: Booth 102
California Surveying and Drafting Supply, Inc: Booth 103
GeoTerra, Inc: Booth 104
AMS Consulting: Booth 105
Dudek: Booth 106
VESTRA Resources, Inc: Booth 107
CycloMedia Technology: Booth 108
CAD Masters, Inc: Booth 109
LHNav, LLC: Booth 110
Esri: Booth 200/202
USA Imaging, Inc: Booth 201
Psomas: Booth 203
GISi: Booth 204
University of California Riverside Extension: Booth 205
RBF/Michael Baker International: Booth 206
Latitude Geographics: Booth 207
Blue Marble Geographics: Booth 208
Data Transfer Solutions LLC: Booth 209
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2013 - Long Beach, California (View program to see what you missed.)
2012 - Sacramento, California
2011 - Fresno, California
2010 - Huntington Beach, California
2009 - Sacramento, California
2008 - Modesto, California
2007 - Oakland, California
2006 - Santa Barbara, California
2005 - Bakersfield, California
2004 - San Jose, California