GIS Conferences and Events

Listed here are upcoming GIS, remote sensing, and geography events, conferences, and webinars.  Events and conferences can be submitted here for listing on this page. Geography events not specifically geospatial oriented should be submitted to the events page on

Please do not submit training or courses to this list. GIS related online courses or MOOCs should be submitted via this form.

February 2019

International Geoinformatics Conference 2019
GIS and remote sensing applications
February 10 – 14, 2019
King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Alaska Surveying and Mapping Conference (ASMC)
Non-profit formed by four professional organizations representing surveying and mapping in Alaska.
February 13 – 15, 2019
Anchorage, AK, USA

WLIA’s 32nd Annual Conference
This year’s conference will include educational and technical workshops, the ESRI Hands on Learning Lab, a Silent Auction, the Annual Map Contest, special interest group meetings, a town hall forum, as well as plenty of opportunities to make new connections and network with peers and exhibitors.
February 20 – 22, 2019
Appleton, Wisconsin, USA

2019 Los Angeles Geospatial Summit
Hosted by USC Dornsife Spatial Sciences Institute
February 22, 2019
Los Angeles, CA, USA

URISA’s Annual conference for professionals in property assessment, tax administration, mapping and information technology
February 25 – 28, 2019
Portland, OR, USA

March 2019

International QGIS USer Conference
The International QGIS User and Developer Conference wants to be the referential conference, and a meeting point for the family of users and developers orbiting around the QGIS project, in order to gather experiences and sharing knowledge about QGIS.
March 4 – 6, 2019
A Coruña, Spain

QGIS Developer Meeting
The QGIS Developer Meeting is a volunteer-driven event where contributors to the QGIS project from around the world get together in a common space.
March 7 – 10, 2019
A Coruña, Spain

Cadcorp Local Government Conference 2019 – London
The annual Cadcorp Local Government Conference gives those working with geographic information at local authorities the opportunity to update and expand their knowledge of GIS. This year’s conference will explore the benefits of GIS for delivering enriched intelligence.
March 12, 2019
London, UK

FOSSGIS-Konferenz 2019
Die FOSSGIS-Konferenz ist die führende Konferenz für Freie und Open Source Software Geo-Software und OpenStreetMap.
Dresden, Germany
March 13 – 16, 2019

FMEdays 2019
Join the three-day FME technology event in the former German Bundestag building in Bonn!
March 18 – 20, 2019
Bonn, Germany

Cadcorp Local Government Conference 2019 – Manchester
The annual Cadcorp Local Government Conference gives those working with geographic information at local authorities the opportunity to update and expand their knowledge of GIS. This year’s conference will explore the benefits of GIS for delivering enriched intelligence.
March 19, 2019
Manchester, UK

5th International Conference on Water, Energy, Food and Agricultural Technology
Field scientific research is a basis for agricultural development and water management and limitation of desertification. In cooperation with the French Organization for Scientific Promotion and Exchange between France and the Middle East, the Tunisian Association of Digital Geographic Information ( T.A.D.G.I) and GeoSP. Experts and international specialists in the field of water, desertification agriculture, and Energy will take part in this symposium.
March 20 – 23, 2019
Istanbul, Turkey

Future of Mining Australia 2019
Strategic level content on the technologies and innovations driving the mining industry.
March 25 – 26, 2019
Sydney, Australia

Ethiopia User Group Conference
The Ethiopia User Group Conference brings together GIS users from across Ethiopia and beyond to share their experiences and learn the latest in Esri technology.
March 27 – 28, 2019
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

April 2019

CalGIS 2019 (California GIS Conference)
URISA chapters in California and the California Geographic Information Association (CGIA) come together every year to present CalGIS.
April 8 – 10, 2019
Fresno, CA

Geographic Information Sharing Special Interest Group (GIS/SIG) Annual Conference
The Conference also features geospatial industry expert presentations, technical workshops, great networking opportunities, and our famous GeoJeopardy competition.
April 9, 2019
Pittsford, New York, USA

GIS In Action
GIS Applications and Training
April 22 -23, 2019
Portland, Oregon

May 2019

Information Fusion and Intelligent Geographic Information Systems 2019
The goal of the IF&IGIS’19 symposium is to discuss new approaches to solving major pressing problems in such fields as artificial intelligence and intelligent geoinformation systems (IGIS).
May 10 – 12, 2019
St.Petersburg, Russia

ESRI UK Annual Conference 2019
Bringing together over 2,500 GIS enthusiasts, from a wide range of industries, to share knowledge and expertise at a sensational event you won’t want to miss!
May 21, 2019
London, England, UK

GEO Business 2019
GEO Business  is the largest geospatial event in the UK incorporating an international exhibition, a strategic conference, cutting edge seminars, live workshops and social activities.
May 21 – 22, 2019
London, England, UK

July 2019

Esri User Conference
Join other forward-thinking and innovative GIS users at the 2019 Esri User Conference.
July 8 – 12, 2019
San Diego, CA, USA

September 2019

GIS-Pro 2019
URISA’s International Conference held annually. Unmask your Potential at GIS-Pro 2019.
September 28 – October 2, 2019
New Orleans, LA, USA


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