GIS Industry

The Map Gallery features maps by users around the world. Esri's Dymaxion map projection hanging in the Sails pavillion this year.The Map Gallery features maps by users around the world. Esri's Dymaxion map projection hanging in the Sails pavillion this year.

Abstracts from a Day at the Esri User Conference

Kristina Jacob, a professional photographer and GIS professional, captured some moments from the 2015 Esri User Conference. The annual conference is held in San Diego each year and brings thousands of attendees interesting in learning more about Esri and GIS. (Please note, all photos are provided courtesy of Kristina Jacob […]

GIS Learning

The "Where in the World" game is an annual favorite among attendees. Individuals take their best guesses to figure out where on the Earth the poster sized aerial imagery represents.The "Where in the World" game is an annual favorite among attendees. Individuals take their best guesses to figure out where on the Earth the poster sized aerial imagery represents.

Views From the 2014 Esri International User Conference: GIS In Imagery

Photographer Kristina Jacob shares moments she captured from the 2014 Esri International User Conference that was recently held during July in San Diego, California.  One of the largest GIS conferences in the world, the Esri UC played host to over 15,000 attendees from around the world. The Esri International User […]

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GIS in Imagery: 2011 Esri UC

GIS in Imagery: 2011 Esri UC

The 2011 Esri International User Conference brought over 14,000 attendees to San Diego again this year under the theme “Understanding Our World“. Kristina Jacob, a GIS specialist and photographer, captures moments from the conference as part of the GIS in Imagery series. To submit photos for consideration to the GIS […]

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GIS in Photos: Santa Clarita

GIS in Photos: Santa Clarita

Serving the geospatial needs of an entire city keeps the GIS group at the City of Santa Clarita busy.  From zoning maps to inventorying trees to tracking the city’s traffic signs, the entire City staff frequents the GIS shop for maps and spatial analysis.  Previously, I profiled the GIS group’s […]

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Views from the 2010 Esri UC

Views from the 2010 Esri UC

From July 12th to 16th 13,000 attendees representing 6,000 organizations and 138 countries were at the 2010 International Esri User Conference in San Diego.  It was a banner year for Esri with many announcements surrounding the new ArcGIS 10 including the release of an iOS version.  During the conference, Jack Dangermond, […]