Announcing the Long Island GIS User Conference at Farmingdale State College
Author: Ross Baldwin
Responsible for reviewing and analyzing geographic methodology, operations, and procedures. Provides advice and assistance to state, tribal and local governments on questions related to Census Bureau geographic programs. Attends staff and regional meetings, and participates in discussions related to geographic planning and/or operational activities. Uses GIS software to import and export local map and address digital files.
There’s a scene in Independence Day: Resurgence where Singapore’s iconic Marina Bay Sands hotel gets blown to bits. Hundreds of cars along the nearby Esplanade Bridge get sucked into the sky. It’s alien Armageddon.
But before extraterrestrials could destroy Singapore, Hollywood had to build its cityscape—a 3D version of it, at least.
As economic centers grow in size and importance, determining their boundaries has become more crucial. Where do you fall on the map?
Farmingdale State College invites applications for a tenured track Assistant Professor in Geography. The successful candidate will teach introductory courses in cartography, geographic information systems, and human and physical geography. The successful candidate will also be expected to develop and teach advanced courses in one or more of the following areas: geovisualization and remote sensing; spatial databases; cartographic design; resource management; urban planning; disaster planning/homeland security; environmental security; open source GIS; web mapping or web-based GIS with mobile computing/location-based services.
UPDATE: The Long Island GIS Steering Committee nomination period will be closing Wednesday, March 15.
Are you interested in being part of the Long Island GIS Steering Committee and making a difference in the GIS community here on Long Island? If so, please view nomination process below along with open seats for the start of 2017.
Seeking a GIS Analyst/Technician to work for a LI wastewater environmental/ management firm. This company is French based multinational corporation and the location would be in their Wantagh office. This opportunity is long term. *If interested please email Jasmine Kaur –> email@example.com
Let us show you how to find and use Census data for your everyday uses, including informing your business planning, supporting grant proposals and research projects, planning of local schools and hospitals, and much more!
Do you want to sharpen your GIS skills? Why don’t you take one or two online GIS courses this summer at Stony Brook University.
My name is Emma Martin and I am currently a senior at James Madison University. I will be graduating Magna Cum Laude with a B.S. in Geographic Science and a minor in Spanish Language.