GIS Day Celebrates 10 Years of Success (ArcNews Online)
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GIS Day Celebrates 10 Years of Success (ArcNews Online)

Wednesday, November 19, 2008, marks the tenth anniversary of GIS Day. What started in 1999 as a forum for spreading awareness about GIS and the role of the emerging technology has grown to a worldwide celebration of GIS users, educators, and students who have committed to sharing their geospatial knowledge with others. More than 10,000 organizations in more than 80 countries have joined the GIS Day following and can be credited with the success of the event. The creativity, determination, and energy of GIS Day participants can be seen throughout the years. Here, in text and pictures, are some memorable GIS Day events.


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