June 27, 2017
USGIF is excited to be participating in and exhibiting at the 2017 Esri User Conference, July 10-14, in San Diego, Calif. USGIF will be taking part in the following events during the week of July 9.
- Esri Education GIS Conference – July 9
- YPG/YPN Welcome – July 9
- Academic GIS Program Fair – July 10
- GEOINTeraction Tuesday – July 11
- Expo – July 11-13
- YPN Evening Social – July 12
June 22, 2017
You can now donate to the USGIF EdGEOcation Giving Fund straight from your phone!
Text GEOINT to 27722 to donate $5 to our fund. You will be charged on your next cell phone bill.
USGIF’s EdGEOcation Giving Fund is a way to give back to GEOINT education. All contributions made to the giving fund go toward the Foundation’s educational programs to include our scholarship program, providing academic certificates to colleges students, and delivering STEM materials to K-12 classrooms.
June 16, 2017
USGIF will host two GEOINTeraction Tuesday events in July! The first will be on July 11 in San Diego, Calif., in conjunction with the Esri User Conference. The second will be on July 18 at the Noblis office in Reston, Va.
GEOINTeraction Tuesday is a great way to network with colleagues and hear from leaders in the defense and intelligence communities.
June 7, 2017
K-8 students from the San Antonio area had the opportunity to participate in various activities to learn about geospatial intelligence at USGIF’s GEOINT 2017 Symposium. USGIF hosted San Antonio area Girl Scouts, Girls Inc., and Boy Scouts for activities on National Geographic’s Giant Traveling Map, technology and UAV demonstrations, geocaching, mentoring panels, and more.
June 7, 2017
USGIF brought Girls Inc. of San Antonio to the GEOINT 2017 Symposium for an amazing day of learning, demos, and hands-on GEOINT.
June 6, 2017
USGIF today announced the 2017 recipients of its annual Awards Program. Award winners were recognized on the main stage at USGIF’s GEOINT 2017 Symposium, taking place June 4-7, at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center.
USGIF Names Maj. Gen. (Ret.) Robert A. Rosenberg Recipient of Foundation’s Lifetime Achievement Award
June 6, 2017
The United States Geospatial Intelligence Foundation (USGIF) announced Maj. Gen. (Ret.) Robert “Rosie” A. Rosenberg, former director of the Defense Mapping Agency (DMA), as the 2017 recipient of the Foundation’s Arthur C. Lundahl-Thomas C. Finnie Lifetime Achievement Award. Rosenberg is the 13th individual to receive this prestigious award and was recognized during USGIF’s GEOINT 2017 Symposium general session.
June 6, 2017
During the GEOINT Symposium general session June 5, the USGIF Board of Directors introduced a new endowed scholarship in honor of K. Stuart Shea, one of the founders of USGIF and the first chief executive and chairman of the organization.
June 5, 2017
This afternoon at the United States Geospatial Intelligence Foundation’s (USGIF) GEOINT 2017 Symposium in San Antonio, Texas, the 2017 Lt. Michael P. Murphy Award in Geospatial Intelligence was presented to Robert J. Farnsworth, a retired U.S. Army Reconnaissance Engineer.
June 2, 2017
GEOINT 2017 is happening! Here’s what you need to know.
Onsite Registration Hours
Saturday, June 3: 6 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Sunday, June 4: 7:30 a.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Monday, June 5: 6 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday, June 6: 6 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Wednesday, June 7: 6 am – 2 p.m.
The Welcome Celebration is the perfect setting to network with colleagues, while enjoying great food, beverages and entertainment at six themed venues in South Bank. For entry you must wear the wristband provided at GEOINT 2017 registration or present your registration confirmation with a valid ID at the W. Crockett St. entry point (between Hard Rock Café and Howl at the Moon). View the Welcome Celebration South Bank map.
The app provides an updated agenda, news announcements, wayfinding, social media feeds, maps, and much more.