Conference Dates

Tuesday, September 18, 2018 – Pre-Conference Workshops
Wednesday, September 19, 2018 – Main Conference (Day 1)
Thursday, September 20, 2018 – Main Conference (Day 2)
Friday, September 21, 2018 – Post-Conference Tours

In addition to outstanding technical sessions, the conference also features two keynotes, a poster session, the Career Development Academy, an evening social, and more.

The 2018 Program is now available.

2018 Full Program (pdf)

Note: The schedule shown in the printed program is subject to change as we approach the conference. Final schedule will be posted here.

Click on the link below to download the most current conference schedules:

2018 Conference Schedule Day 1

2018 Conference Schedule Day 2

Click on the image below to view the current Conference Schedule at a glance:



Sessions at a Glance

To view the current list of Tracks and Sessions, please click on the link below. More details will be released soon.

2018 Sessions at a Glance (pdf)


Career Development Academy

This year’s career development academy will feature two 45 minute presentations. The first presentation will provide an overview of industry hiring trends and skillsets that are in highest demand and what that might mean for job seekers. The next presentation will provide effective tools to design and take control of your career path. The day will close with pre-booked mock interviews with GIS professionals to practice essential skills.

More information available on the Career Development Academy page.

Post Conference Tours

GIS in the Rockies is excited to offer post-conference tours on Friday September 21, 2018. The collection of tours varies in content; some are more specifically related to the field of GIS, whereas others focus on the simple pleasures provided by natural, creative resources of the world.
Schedule and additional details on the Post Conference Tours page