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Earn GISP Credits at the 2016 AAG Annual Meeting

The 2016 AAG Annual Meeting will have many presentations of interest to GISPs, including sessions on GIS applications in transportation, health, disaster and emrgency response, urban planning, resource management, sustainable development, business; GIS tools and techniques; and much more. Attendees can earn GISP certification credits by participating in the AAG Annual Meeting. Attending provides several ways to earn points for the "Contributions to the Profession" and "Education" components of becoming a GISP. For more information, visit GISCI ( To register for the AAG Annual Meeting, visit

A workshop entitled "The GISP and Professionalism from a Student Perspective" will take place on Thursday, March 31, from 3:20 - 5:00 pm in the Jobs & Careers Center (Yosemite B, Hilton Hotel, Ballroom Level). This presentation will provide several ways geospatial students can start to assume the mantle of professionalism and give them an idea of how a GISP can help them in their career. GISPs who may have questions about renewing their certification are also encouraged to attend. Pre-registration is required. For a complete description, visit: