GIS Day 2010
GIS Day 2010: Discovering the World through GIS
Date: November 16, 2010
Time: 9:00am - 4:00pm
Location: Tulsa Community College, Metro Campus Student Union
A GIS, or geographic information system, represents computer software, data, and solutions that are used by hundreds of thousands of people worldwide in government, education, and business. The goal of GIS Day is to help educate adults and children about how geography makes a difference in our lives through the technology of GIS.
GIS Day is sponsored by the National Geographic Society, the Association of American Geographers, UCGIS (University Consortium of Geographic Information Science), United States Geological Survey, The Library of Congress, Sun Microsystems, and ESRI.
TCC's GIS Day 2010 was endorsed by the following regional organizations and companies:
- Aerial Data Services
- GIS Certification Institute
- Oklahoma Geospatial Information & Technology Association
- Oklahoma Office of Geographic Information
- Topographic Mapping Compnay
- University of Tulsa
- Willbros Engineering