Indiana School for the Blind Prints Huge 3D Map Based on Indiana’s OpenTopography Lidar Data

Christopher Crosby, Geodetic Imaging & OpenTopography Project Manager shared this story as a nice example of the broader impacts of the Indiana Statewide lidar dataset and open data access via OpenTopography [LINK].        

Indiana State Department of Health Job Opening for Spatial Data Analyst

Job Description: The Indiana State Department of Health is currently seeking a Spatial Data Analyst. The GeoSpatial Data Analyst investigates agency health data resources to identify patterns and relationships through statistical measurements and geo-visualizations. The analyst develops and applies methodologies and mathematical models to derive statistics, maps and other diagrams to assist all program areas […]

IGIC Webinar – NextGen 911 and Geospatial Preparedness

DATE/TIME:  Thursday, March 23, 2017 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm ABSTRACT:  Eighty percent of emergency calls come from a wireless device.  Public safety needed to change the way these calls are routed, and the need for better location information is evident.  The methods through which the public communicates with 9-1-1 has changed dramatically in the […]


Our annual GIS Poster Contest provides an excellent forum for GIS students to present their work to the Indiana GIS community.  All current undergraduates and graduate students from Indiana universities are eligible to join the poster competition. Students are invited to submit illustrations of how GIS is used. Posters will be displayed during our 2017 […]


Award Nominations: Each year, in conjunction with IGIC’s Annual Indiana GIS Conference, we honor outstanding geospatial projects and professionals. IGIC is currently accepting Nominations for the following Awards:   1. Excellence in GIS Awards: 2. Special Achievement in GIS Awards: 3. Senator David C. Ford Lifetime Achievement Awards: 4. College Student Poster […]

IGIC’s 2017 Annual Indiana GIS Conference – Register Today

Conference Registration is Open CLICK HERE to Register Today! ALSO, Be sure to book your hotel room by SUNDAY 4/09/2017 to guarantee the conference group rate. We are excited to be back in Bloomington for IGIC’s 2017 Annual GIS Conference.  We have another great event planned for you this year, with two and one-half days of…… Hands […]

Job Opening Principal GIS Specialist, Indianapolis IN

POSITION OVERVIEW:  Parsons provides a major government agency continuous and viable architectural and engineering services to develop, execute, and manage ongoing facility solutions. As part of this team, we are seeking a GIS Specialist who will work to lead geospatial (GIS) initiatives to improve the efficiency of the system. You will lead projects through conception […]

IP&L Job Opening – Intern, Drafting & Records

Internship opportunity available for the summer of 2017 on the Indianapolis Power & Light Company (IPL) Drafting & Records Services Team.  Intern will assist with projects involving data population in our GIS (Intergraph) system including smart addresses, street centerlines, data cleanup/correction in the system, land base rectification, updating the current Outage Management System and CYME, […]

City of Elkhart seeking a full time GIS Technician

The City of Elkhart’s Public Works & Utilities is seeking a full time GIS Technician. The position will be responsible for creating and/or maintaining right-of-way features such as road centerline, sidewalk, ADA (American with Disabilities Act), and other related features. Additional responsibilities can include creating and/or maintaining civil city boundaries such as city limits, vacates, […]

2017 Indiana Middle & High School ArcGIS Online Competition

“INDIANA’S PAST, PRESENT, AND FUTURE IN STORY MAPS” 2017 MIDDLE SCHOOL AND HIGH SCHOOL ARCGIS ONLINE COMPETITION     THE NATIONAL COMPETITION Middle and high school students and their teachers across the U.S. are invited to explore their world and create interesting online maps about their home state. The ArcGIS Online US School Competition 2017 […]