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 […]

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 […]

Google Earth Pro and ArcGIS Revolution – 6-part online workshop series

Take your GIS skills to the next level by learning about the recent revelations between Google Earth PRO and ArcGIS.   Google Earth Pro is now free and its recent advances with ArcGIS make this combination a must have tool for every skill level. The Google Earth PRO and ArcGIS Revolution 6-part online workshop series Begins March […]

IGIC Webinar – Remote Sensing 101 (Is it Magic?)

Abstract: This presentation is an introduction to remote sensing including three variations that remote sensing measures, instruments being used, sources for remote sensing imagery and software applications that can be used to view & analyze the images. Presented by: Larry Biehl IndianaView Coordinator, Purdue Terrestrial Observatory, Systems Manager Information Technology at Purdue (ITaP) Purdue University, […]

Skills for the Digital Earth MOOC

Elmhurst College, School for Professional Studies   FREE, 4-WEEK, ONLINE COURSE March 1 – March 28, 2015 Ever stop to think about how important location is when using your smart phone? Elmhurst’s Skills for the Digital Earth MOOC (massive open online course) explores why “where?” is vitally important to a myriad of disciplines in our […]

Using GIS solutions within Fire Departments

Steve Rivero, from the Orland Illinois Fire Protection District presented “Using GIS solutions within Fire Departments” to our GIS Response Corps Committee earlier today.  Steve is a 20 year career fire fighter who recently discovered GIS by accident, and yet he has built an amazingly simple yet powerful interactive desktop and mobile mapping tool [app.] integrated […]

IGIC Webinar – Overview of the Flood-Inundation Mapping Program in Indiana

View Recording: Click HERE Download Slides: Click HERE When:  Thursday, October 16, 2014 2:00 PM  – 3:00 PM Where:  Webex Description:  Overview of the Flood-Inundation Mapping Program in Indiana and examples of GIS techniques used in the program. Bio:  Moon H. Kim – Hydrologist U.S. Geological Survey – Indiana Water Science Center 5957 Lakeside Blvd., Indianapolis, IN 46278 Moon Kim graduated […]

State of Indiana – 2014 Indiana GIS Day Conference

Event Proceedings:  Click HERE to view presentations posted for this event. When:  Tuesday, September 30, 2014 8:00 AM  – 4:20 PM Where:  Indiana State Government Center South, 100 North Senate Ave, Conference Center, Indianapolis, Indiana 46204 Description:  This year’s Indiana GIS Day Conference had over 325 attendees.  Events included… 18 presentations 8 one-hour Esri Learning Lab Sessions offered throughout the day the […]

2014 Government Geospatial Coordinator Forum

View the agenda, presentations and meeting summary notes HERE. When:  Thursday, September 25, 2014 9:00 AM  – 3:15 PM Where:  This year’s event was hosted by Beck’s Hybrids at their Indiana Headquarters, and Beck’s gave tours of their museum and research facilities before and after the event. Description:  The Indiana Geographic Information Council (IGIC) hosted our 8th annual Government Geospatial […]