GIS Conferences and Events

Listed here are upcoming GIS, remote sensing, and geography events, conferences, and webinars.  Always check the conference page for the latest information for any particular event.  

Events and conferences can be submitted here for listing on this page.

December 2020 Events

The Equality, Diversity, & Inclusion in Geoscience (EDIG) Conference
December 14 – 16, 2020

The EDIG conference aims to prompt conversations & learning about the challenges of discriminated groups within the geoscience community.

Optimize Line and Cable Project Planning with Gilytics GIS Software
December 15, 2020

Learn how to save time and money using the latest GIS data to plan line and cable projects with the Pathfinder Platform provided by Gilytics.

January 2021 Events

Spectral Sessions
January 27, 2021

Join us for Spectral Sessions – a FREE virtual thought leadership event focused around the trends, benefits, and applications of spectral data and analysis.

February 2021 Events

Geodesign Summit
February 9 – 10, 2021

Geodesign provides a design framework and supporting technology for professionals to leverage geographic information, resulting in designs that more closely follow natural systems.

GeoPython 2021
February 22 – 23, 2021

The python online event for python, geo- and machine Learning enthusiasts.

Esri Federal GIS Conference
February 22 – 24, 2021

Join attendees virtually from across government agencies at the Esri Federal GIS Conference. Hear how government agencies are using GIS to power deeper understanding for effective solutions. Choose from a variety of professional development workshops and learn from Esri staff.

March 2021 Events

Esri Developer Summit
March 9 – 11, 2021

The Esri Developer Summit (Esri DevSummit) is designed to show you how to build cutting-edge apps using advanced mapping technology. Explore the hundreds of hours of instruction offerings with technical workshops and sessions in one location, learn development best practices, and get the latest on new technology. Grow your professional network with our fun networking opportunities.

Esri Partner Conference
March 15 – 17, 2021

Whether you’re a new or an experienced Esri partner or distributor, get to market faster with new technology. Learn how we can better promote your solutions and offerings, support your workflows, and help expand your network. Collaborate with other partners and solve problems by using Esri technology.

April 2021 Events

GISRUK 2021 – 29th Annual GIS Research UK Conference
April 13 – 16, 2021

We are pleased to invite you to submit a 1500 word extended abstract for GISRUK 2021. The whole conference will be fully online and free and is hosted by Cardiff University, UK.

June 2021 Events

FOSSGIS-Konferenz 2021
June 6 – 9, 2021
Rapperswil, Schweiz (Switzerland) + Online

The FOSSGIS conference is the largest German-speaking conference for open source software for geographic information and OpenStreetMap. The FOSSGIS conference is a community conference and platform for new ideas, projects and experience reports. It promot the distribution of free and open source software for geographic information systems and open data. The company and project exhibition taking place at the same time enables direct contact to professional service providers.

September 2021 Events

Conference: 11th international Conference on Geographic Information Science
September 27 – 30, 2021
Poznań, Poland

The GIScience conference series is deeply interdisciplinary with contributions frequently involving domains such as geography, earth science, cognitive science, information science, computer science, linguistics, mathematics, philosophy, life sciences, and social science. 

Geography events not specifically geospatial oriented should be submitted to the events page on Geography Realm. Please do not submit training or courses to this list. GIS related online courses or MOOCs should be submitted via this form.