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.

April 2021 Events

GeoPython 2021
April 22 – 23, 2021

The Python online event for Python, geo, and machine learning enthusiast.

May 2021

PA GIS Conference
May 11 – 12, 2021

Intermountain GIS 2021 Conference
May 16 – 20, 2021

Theme:  Transformations!

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.

July 2021 Events

4th International Conference on Science and Technology Applications in Climate Change (STACLIM2021)
July 1, 2021

The STACLIM 2021 is envisaged to witness active participation from various eminent environmental and earth scientists, researchers, engineers and students from academia, industry and government sectors for addressing complications associated with climate change and to draw forth novel and ground-breaking initiatives and solutions for climate resilience. With the theme “Empowering Breakthroughs for Climate Change” will be the fourth in the series of conferences organised by Institute of Climate Change, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia.

September 2021 Events

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. 

September 27 – October 2, 2021

The biggest meeting of open source geospatial software all around the world.

October 2021

Minnesota GIS/LIS Consortium Conference
October 13 – 15, 2021
St. Cloud, MN, USA

The 31st Annual Conference and Workshops of the Minnesota GIS/LIS Consortium will be held October 13-15, 2021 at the River’s Edge Convention Center in St. Cloud, Minnesota. Workshops will be held Wednesday, October 13, with the conference following on Thursday and Friday. 

Annual Illinois GIS Association Conference
October 17 – 19, 2021
Lisle, IL, USA

November 2021 Events

Northwest GIS User Group conference
October 25-28, 2021
Yakima, Washington, USA

The 2021 Conference will be held at the Yakima Convention Center in Yakima, Washington. We will gather together around the theme of Rebuilding Together and discuss how GIS and spatial technologies can be used to rebuild.

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.