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Louisiana Chapter


Congratulations to LA URISA -
2019 URISA Outstanding Chapter of the Year!!!!


LAURISA president Andrew Milanes (center, green plaid shirt) signed the OneURISA Affiliation Agreement with the URISA Board during GIS-Pro & CalGIS 2018.

The Louisiana Chapter of URISA was established in 1993. LA URISA is open to anyone with an interest in networking and GIS education within the state of Louisiana. Students and young professionals, academics, veteran practitioners...you're all welcome at LA URISA!


Huge thank you to LaURISA for their outstanding support of GIS-Pro 2019!

LA URISA Chapter Board 

  • 2020 Board Members
    Email: louisianachapterurisa@gmail.com 

    • Leslie Couvillion – Past President
    • Maggie Cloos - President
    • Andrew Milanes - Vice President
    • Jacqueline Woodward – Treasurer
    • Stephen Gonzales –Secretary
    • Chelsea Core – Marketing

Chapter Membership

Congratulations to LA URISA, one of the early adopters of OneURISA! Through this relationship, members of URISA International who reside in Louisiana are now also members of the chapter, at no additional fee.   Join URISA today ! Click here to join! 

Upcoming Events  

Lunch & Learn 

Using ModelBulder for Geoprocessing:  Automating, Documenting and Sharing Flyer 

Friday, February 14th, 11:30am - 1:00pm
New Orleans Regional Planning Commission
10 Veterans Blvd., New Orleans, LA 70124

On-Line Registration


Mappy Hour





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 LA URISA Newsletters 

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 2017 Newsletters: 2016 Newsletters: 


Recent Events 

Scroll down to review recent Lunch & Learn Meetings and Workshops sponsored by LA URISA!

LA URISA Event Attendance (for documenting GISP points) 2019

LA URISA Event Attendance (for documenting GISP points) 2018

LA URISA Event Attendance (for documenting GISP points) 2017

LA URISA Event Attendance (for documenting GISP points)

Lunch & Learn Meetings:








  • Introduction to ArcGIS Pro Workshop August 28, 2019 Flyer 
  • Louisiana Remote Sensing & GIS Workshop March 18-20, 2019 
  •  Comprehensive Overview of the Functionality & Uses of ArcGIS Online - Thursday October 18 Flyer

  • Workshop: Introduction to ArcGIS Pro - August 21 & 22, 2018Flyer
  • GIS for the Busy Professional Part II: Geoprocessing tools, Joining and Relating Data - May 18, 2018
    Instructor: Lynn Dupont, ASLA, APA, GISP - Flyer

  • Workshop: GIS Fundamentals for the Busy Professional  - March 25, 2016
    Instructor: Lynn Dupont, ASLA, APA, GISP - Flyer

  • Workshop: GIS Fundamentals for the Busy Professional (AIA, APA, ASCE, ASLA) - October 16, 2015
    Instructor: Lynn Dupont, ASLA, APA, GISP - Flyer 

  • Workshop: NG9-1-1 and the GIS Workflow - October 14, 2015
    Instructors: Sandi Stroud , ENP & Jonathan Soulen, GISP, Michael Baker Jr. IncFlyer
  • “Our Workflows Make You More Efficient,” presented by NEI - March 19, 2015

  • GISCI Certification Program Workshop
    Baton Rouge:
    January 16, 2015
    New Orleans:
    January 23, 2015
    Post-GISP Workshop Happy Hour on January 23

  • OpenStreetMap - January 2015
  • OpenStreetMap - February 2014

LA URISA was the co-host of GIS-Pro 2014... September 8-11, 2014 in New Orleans!

GIS Day 2014


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