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GIS/CAMA Technologies Conference

Annual Conference for Professionals in Property Assessment, Tax Administration, Mapping and Information Technology

19th GIS/CAMA Technologies Conference
March 2-5, 2015
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

This annual conference and exhibition is jointly presented by URISA and the International Association of Assessing Officers.  This conference is designed to foster collaboration and integration of data, technology and functionality.

The educational program was developed through a review of submissions received through the Call for Presentations. We received a record number of submissions for the 2015 conference, which the committee reviewed and organized into a not-to-be-missed conference program!

Access the Online Conference App  - with sessions, specific presentations and speakers. There is a mobile schedule app as well - so convenient during the conference!

Download the Onsite Conference Program (will be included in registration packets)

Special Training Opportunity: ArcGIS Basics I
Thursday, March 5, 12:00 Noon – 5:00 PM and Friday, March 6, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Location: Moore-Norman Technology Center
The South Central Arc User Group (SCAUG)  has generously arranged for a special discounted training opportunity for GIS/CAMA 2015 Conference attendees, following the conclusion of the conference. 

Space is limited. For further details and registration click here. Note that registration is separate from the GIS/CAMA conference. Register directly with SCAUG.
(Normal registration is $495; GIS/CAMA Conference Discount is $425; Use the special conference discount code for a $75 savings: OKSCAUG-GISCAMA2015)


Exhibits & Sponsorship

The exhibit hall completely sold out again this year! There are plenty of sponsorship opportunities still available to get your organization 'in front of' GIS/CAMA attendees. We may also incorporate a few tabletop spaces in the foyer. Contact Pat Francis (pfrancis@urisa.org) to explore options. Download Exhibitor & Sponsor Prospectus

2015 Platinum Conference Sponsor

2015 Silver Conference Sponsor


Exhibit Booths Reserved:

Thomson Reuters: Booth 1

Courthouse USA, LLC: Booth 2

CycloMedia Technology: Booth 3

Spatialest: Booth 4

Patriot Properties, Inc.: Booth 5

Appraisal Institute: Booth 6

DEVNET Inc.,: Booth 7

EagleView-Pictometry: Booth 8

SCAUG: Booth 9

Josh Myers Valuation Solutions: Booth 10

NCSS, LLC: Booth 11

Aerial Cartographics of America, Inc: Booth 12

Hexagon Geospatial: Booth 13

Smart Data Strategies: Booth 14

Tyler Technologies: Booth 15/16

Facet Technology Corp: Booth 17

University of Arkansas Online: Booth 18

Sidwell: Booth 19

Esri: Booths 20 & 21

Harris Govern: Booth 22

Esri Canada: Booths 23 & 24

Vision Government Solutions: Booth 25

E-Ring, Inc.: Booths 26 & 27

Blue Marble Geographics: Booth 28

Bruce Harris & Associates, Inc.: Booth 29

Apex Software: Booth 30

ControlCam, LLC: Booth 31

iLOOKABOUT: Booth 32 

 

 

 


Registration & Venue

Full registration includes access to all sessions, the conference proceedings, receptions, social event, Luncheon, and vendor educational sessions. Attendance at a preconference workshop is an additional cost.

  • URISA and/or IAAO member rate $475
  • Non-member rate $625
  • Student and one-day registration options are also available.
  • Fee to attend a preconference workshop: $195 for URISA and/or IAAO members; $245 for nonmembers

Downloadable Conference Registration Form

Online Registration

Venue

The conference will take place at the Renaissance Oklahoma City Convention Center Hotel (10 North Broadway Avenue  Oklahoma City  Oklahoma  73102) and a block of rooms has been offered to conference attendees at the discounted rate: $139 single/double ($149 club level and $169 for suites). This great rate will be available until the rooms are filled or until February 9 (whichever comes first). Note that in-room internet is included along with complimentary shuttle service to/from the OKC Airport.  

    • Make your reservation by calling 1-800-468-3571. Reference GIS/CAMA to gain access to the group rate. 
    • Or reserve your room via this online form

Note that a couple of nights are now completely sold out at the Renaissance. If you are unable to secure a sleeping room at the Renaissance, we have arranged for a limited number of rooms at the Courtyard Marriott OKC which is one block south of the Renaissance. The Courtyard is honoring the same $139 group rate as the Renaissance.

Courtyard by Marriott Downtown Oklahoma City
2 West Reno Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73102

To make your reservation, call central reservations at 888-236-2427, and refer to the group code IUGR or reserve your room online:
Book your group rate for GIS/CAMA Technologies Conference


About Oklahoma City

Western charm goes metropolitan in Oklahoma's capital city. Oklahoma City offers plenty of interesting things to do and boasts big-league attractions, including the OKC Thunder NBA team (be sure to purchase your tickets for the unofficial social outing to the Thunder game on Wednesday, March 4!)  and a revitalized downtown area starring the Bricktown Entertainment District, Chesapeake Energy Arena and top-notch museums, including the Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum and the Oklahoma City Museum of Art. Rope up some fun at the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum and other Adventure District destinations. Learn Oklahoma's story at the Oklahoma State Capitol and nearby History Center. Go kid-friendly at the OKC Zoo, Science Museum Oklahoma, Frontier City and White Water Bay, and escape to the outdoors at the Oklahoma River, Myriad Botanical Gardens and Lake Hefner.



Oklahoma City offers a thriving nightlife scene with concentrations of popular spots for music, dancing and drinks in the Bricktown Entertainment District, the Paseo Arts District, and Western Avenue area. The arts abound and culture flourishes with options such as the Oklahoma City Philharmonic Orchestra, the Oklahoma City Ballet, vibrant art districts and plentiful galleries, a diverse music scene that produces national stars in multiple genres, bountiful drama productions and an acclaimed arts festival that draws nearly 1 million visitors each year.

To start exploring OKC, click here.


Conference Sponsors

 

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About IAAO - The International Association of Assessing Officers (IAAO) is a non-profit research and educational association.  Established in 1934, IAAO's mission is to promote innovation and excellence in property appraisal as well as property tax policy and administration through professional development, education, research and technical assistance.  For more information, visit www.iaao.org

About URISA - The Urban and Regional Information Systems Association (URISA) is a non-profit professional and educational association that promotes the effective and ethical use of spatial information and information technologies for the understanding and management of urban and regional systems.  It is THE association for GIS Professionals.  For more information, visit www.urisa.org.

Conference History

Jacksonville, Florida - February 24-27, 2014

Future Conferences:

  • Savannah, Georgia - February 22-25, 2016
  • Chattanooga, Tennessee - March 6-9, 2017

 


Blue Marble
Connected Nation
Cyclomedia
DTSGIS
eGIS Associates, Inc.
ESRI
gDBMS
Geo Planning Services
geographIT
GeoTech Vision
here
Hexagon Geospatial
Loqate
MGP
Open Spatial
Pictometry
Planning Communities
Podio
Sani-International Technology Advisors
Spatial Focus
TGA inc.
Thomson Reuters
Valtus Imagery Services
Vestra