Affiliations

The leadership of SharedGeo proudly maintains corporate or personal affiliations with the following professional organizations:


American Society of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ASPRS)
– The mission of the ASPRS is to advance knowledge and improve understanding of mapping sciences and to promote the responsible applications of photogrammetry, remote sensing, geographic information systems (GIS), and supporting technologies. ASPRS executes this mission in a wide variety of ways, often through regional chapters.

 

Geospatial Information and Technology Association (GITA) – The premier global nonprofit geospatial education association serving the oil and gas, utility, infrastructure, and emergency response communities and their millions of end users. SharedGeo strongly endorses GITA’s outreach and collaboration efforts focused on the emergency services sector – Geospatially Enabling Community Collaboration (GECCo), and in 2012 became GITA’s first Bronze sponsor.

 

Minnesota Council of Nonprofits (MCN) – An acclaimed national leader in promoting operational best practices for the nonprofit community. Extensive web resources, on-going program of events, and a dedicated professional staff ensure the Minnesota Council of Nonprofits is able to fufill its mission to inform, promote, connect and strengthen individual nonprofits and the nonprofit sector.

 

The Minnesota Geographic Information Systems/Land Information Systems Consortium (MN GIS/LIS) – A nonprofit organization that serves as a forum for communicating information to, and improving cooperation among, those interested in Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and Land Information Systems (LIS) in the State of Minnesota. MN GIS/LIS’s formal mission statement is: “To develop and support the GIS professional in Minnesota for the benefit of our state and its citizens.”

 

Wisconsin Land Information Association (WLIA) An organization that exists to foster the understanding, development, and use of integrated land information systems to benefit the citizens of Wisconsin. Similar to MN GIS/LIS, WLIA executes its mission through a combination of committee activities, conferences and events, on-going community collaboration and a scholarship program.