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GIS & Geospatial Technologies: Conferences

This guide provides GIS tutorials, data, books, course-specific GIS guides and other geospatial related information that might be of interest.


Esri User Conference 
July 13-15, 2020 (virtual)

The Esri User Conference is free registration for any UC San Diego Affiliate. Students can register using the link for students. Faculty, staff, researchers should contact Maryam Sarkhoush (Campus ITS), Amy Work (Library) or Diana Henderson (Campus Planning) for the organizational ID number which is required to register.

The full agenda is online:

Plenary will be available to anyone to watch.  


QGIS North America 
July 17, July 24, July 30 (virtual)

The QGIS-US User Group is hosting a free online QGIS conference. QGIS North America 2020 will be completely free and will happen on three consecutive Friday's this month: July 17th, 24th and 31st. 

Each day will begin with hands-on workshops. These are free, but you must register for them. After the workshops will be a series of talks. 

Everything will be recorded. So you can either tune in live, or watch on YouTube afterwards. The full agenda is here: