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Conferences for educators: find out what’s happening

Find out what’s happening with GIS in Education while you’re on summer break and plan for fall conferences today.

Conferences are a great way to get in some professional development and learning while networking with other educators and professionals in the GIS industry. Here are some upcoming events that may be of interest to you.

Summer Conference

Esri Education GIS Conference July 18 - 21, 2015

Last Saturday, Esri opened the largest international education GIS conference in San Diego, California. While most of us are unable to attend this exciting annual event in person, you can follow along and stay informed virtually via the links below:

The 2015 proceedings will be available when the conference is over. Make sure to check in again to explore them.

Fall Conferences

Our K-12 staff will be participating at the following conferences in the fall. Remember to visit us at the Esri Canada table and attend a conference session facilitated by a member of our group.

About the Author

Angela Alexander is a K-12 Education Resource Developer on the Esri Canada Education and Research team. She has over six years of experience working with educators across Canada. Angela is responsible for producing geographic information system (GIS) and curriculum specific resources, conducting and creating custom workshops for educators and judging and developing the question for the annual GIS Skills Ontario competition in Waterloo, Ontario. Angela has a Bachelor’s degree in Geography and Sociology from the University of Western Ontario and completed the Applied Digital Geography and GIS certificate program at Ryerson University.

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