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GIS Day 2017

Please join us in celebrating GIS Day at Clemson University on Friday, November 17, 2017! This event is the culmination of the work done by faculty, researchers, and GIS professionals in the past year.

This is a great opportunity for the GIS community around Clemson to connect with fellow professionals, inspire others with their fantastic work, and pique the interest of the general public when it comes to GIS and its possible real-world applications.



GIS Day features amazing presentations from faculty and GIS professionals across the region. There will also be food and beverages, contests and prizes, and a sandbox and games for children of all ages, so bring your kids along for the fun!


10am - 12pm        Drone and LiDAR Workshop

11am - 4pm          Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality Tours Begin

                            Exhibitors from NASA, Esri, Clemson Geopaths, and Clemson Mappers

                            Map Gallery - vote for your favorite!

                            3D Coloring Contest - paint a 3D printed model

                            Where in the World contest 

12pm - 1pm          Mapathon (Mapping for Good) with lunch

1:15pm - 1:30pm  Opening remarks by Provost Dr. Bob Jones and Dean of Clemson Libraries, Joyce                                        Garnett

1:30pm - 4pm       Lightning Talks

4pm - 4:30pm       Prize giveaway!

Event Details


Clemson GIS Day 2017 Sponsors

Special thanks to our Plenary panel of Dr. Jennifer Ogle, Dr. Stephen Moysey, Dr. Gary Machlis,  Stuart Gittens, all of our guest speakers, Esri, NASA, Dr. Robert Jones, Dr. Joyce Garnett, Dustin Atkina, Teri Alexander, Ryan Real, Jonathan Clayton, Debbie Gravely, Clemson Geopaths, Clemson Athletics, Dr. Christopher Post, Willy Li, Ritesh Dhedia, Paul Minerva, the Clemson Makerspace, and everyone who makes this day possible!



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