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 […]

Education Meeting Minutes 3/8/2017

Click here to read the minutes for the March 8 Education & Outreach meeting IGIC_Education_Committee_Minutes_030817

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 […]

IGIC’s 2017 Annual Indiana GIS Conference – Call for Abstracts

The month of May and our 2017 Annual Indiana GIS Conference will be here before know it, so please click on the link below TODAY and submit a presentation topic for this year’s event. Details:  Our 2017 GIS Conference will be held May 8th – 10th, 2017 at the Bloomington/Monroe County Convention Center.  On average 300 […]

2017 ISPLS Convention – IGIC GIS & IndianaMap Presentations

In 2017 IGIC was very pleased to again host a series of GIS education sessions at ISPLS’s Annual Convention in Indianapolis.  On Friday 1/20/17.  We presented the following six (6) 50 minute education sessions on GIS and IndianaMap topics of broad interest to Indiana’s Surveying community.  A Dropbox hyperlink to access all of these presentations [in […]

IGIC’s 2016 Government Geospatial Coordinator Forum

IGIC, your Indiana Geographic Information Council hosted its 10th Annual Government Geospatial Coordinator Forum on Thursday, November 17th, 2016. This year’s event was hosted at Beck’s Hybrids Indiana Headquarters located at 6767 E 276th St., Atlanta, IN 46031. This year we also celebrated the birthday of our state, with our theme of: “200 Years of Putting […]

IndianaMap ArcGIS online County Timeline Story Map Template

Overview: On December 11, 1816, President James Madison signed the act admitting Indiana to the Union, a date we now celebrate as Statehood Day. Indiana’s 2016 Bicentennial celebration aims to honor our state’s 200 years of history, and to do so in a modern way that engages all 6.5 million Hoosiers and leaves a lasting […]

2016 Seiler Mapping GIS TechDay – Indianapolis

Seiler Instrument will host full day technical workshops this fall as an added benefit to all our Mapping/GIS customers. These full day workshops will be split into two sessions. The morning session will focus on TerraSync Users. The afternoon session will focus on ArcPad, Trimble Positions and ArcGIS Collector Users. Each educational session expands on […]

IGIC Webinar – Exploring Indiana’s Local-Resolution Hydrography Data

Abstract:  Indiana now has statewide local-resolution data in the National Hydrography Dataset. Instead of the older high-resolution NHD data developed at a scale of 1:24,000 (1″=2,000′) and digitized from historic USGS Quadrangle Maps, the new local-resolution data was developed at a scale of 1:2,400 (1″=200′) or better using Indiana’s statewide Lidar and Orthoimagery data. Learn […]

IndianaMap It’s All About Location – BizVoice Magazine

By: John C. Steinmetz, Indiana State Geologist Emeritus and senior scientist with the Indiana Geological Survey at Indiana University- Bloomington. As GIS professionals we often take our statewide IndianaMap viewer and data resources for granted.  This article published in this month’s Indiana Chamber of Commerce BIZVOICE Magazine reminds us that we can all benefit from this unique resource, and that we need to continue […]