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September 27, 2019

2019 Indiana State GIS Day

About 425 attendees gathered for this years Indiana State GIS Day to learn about the latest in GIS research, applications,...
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September 20, 2019


LOCATION:Summit Lake State Park (Sunset Shelter)5993 N. Messick Road, New Castle, IN 47362 DATE AND TIME: Saturday, October 5, 2019,...
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May 23, 2019

Indiana and You: A Free Indiana Studies Workshop 2.0 (July 15-18)

GENI is fortunate to collaborate with lots of folks and several organizations to offer a four-day Indiana and You: A...
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May 23, 2019

Dr. Rick Bein’s Honored

Dr. Rick Bein, one of GENI’s Founders, was recently recognized as an IUPUI Department of Geography Professor Emeritus upon his retirement from the university.
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May 23, 2019

2019 Indiana Geographic Information Council Annual Conference

BLOOMINGTON, IN - Conducting field work at the Bloomington High School North Nature Preserve and the Tarzian Nature Preserve using...
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May 1, 2019

2019 Indiana Geographic Bee Airdates for Indiana Public Broadcasting Stations

This year's Indiana Geographic Bee will air on Indiana Public Broadcast stations in the next several weeks.
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National Geographic Society: Educational Opportunities

Educator Certification

National Geographic Educator Certification is a free professional development program that recognizes pre-K through 12 formal and informal educators committed to inspiring the next generation of explorers, conservationists, and changemakers.

Pre-K through 12 Educators: Join the Winter 2021 Cohort

The Geo-Inquiry Process
Today’s students need to understand how the complex and dynamic human and natural systems interact in order to make smart decisions. The Geo-Inquiry Process relies on using a geographic perspective, offering a unique lens to analyze space, place, and the interconnections between both the human and natural world.


  • Wed
    9:00am - 3:00pm ET

    Government Geospatial Coordinator's Forum

    Join us on October 27 for the Indiana Government Geospatial Coordinator’s Forum. This annual event takes place from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm ET at the Hamilton County Fairgrounds’ 4-H building located at 2003 Pleasant St in Noblesville.

    The forum provides a unique opportunity for knowledge sharing specifically designed for government geospatial professionals or individuals in other sectors who serve as the primary geospatial service provider for an Indiana government entity.

    Learn more about this year’s Government Geospatial Coordinator’s Forum
    Register: This event is free to attend. However, registration is required to ensure we have an accurate count for the provided breakfast, lunch and snacks.

    While we currently are planning an in-person event, we care about the health and safety of the participants. Therefore, at a minimum, we will follow Indiana State Department of Health and Hamilton County Health Department guidelines. The measures will be in place depending on the color of Hamilton County on the County Metrics Advisory Level map found at https://www.coronavirus.in.gov/2393.htm:

    Blue: social distancing and masks optional
    Yellow: social distancing and masks required
    Orange: we will consider moving to virtual.
    Red: Forum will be virtual

    Indiana Geographic Information Council
    4011 N Pennsylvania Street, Ste 100
    Indianapolis, IN 46205
    (317) 643-4133