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Acquisitions 101 - July 31

Posted on July 16, 2019 with 0 comments

Join USGIF’s Young Professionals Group for the third session in our Acquisitions 101 series, which provides introductory lessons in acquisitions.

Keith Barber from Thermopylae Sciences + Technology and Nick Buck from Buck Consulting Group will lead a discussion on acquisition cost and how rates are built, what everyone should know, and how doing so works in the geospatial community. Networking reception to follow. This event is open to anyone interested in acquisitions to attend.


  • USGIF Members: Free
  • USGIF Non-Members: $35


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Organizational Training & Professional Certification Offer

Posted on July 12, 2019 with 0 comments

USGIF is offering organizations the opportunity to save up to 80% off individual registrations by training and/or certifying 15-25 employees at once through the USGIF Professional Certification Program. Employees have the chance to be certified in one or more of the areas identified in USGIF’s GEOINT Essential Body of Knowledge (EBK), to include:

  • Certified GEOINT Professional- GIS & Analysis Tools (CGP-G™)
  • Certified GEOINT Professional- Remote Sensing & Imagery Analysis (CGP-R™)
  • Certified GEOINT Professional- Geospatial Data Management (CGP-D™)

Organizations must sign up no later than November 8, 2019.


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Hear from NGA's Sandra Auchter at GEOINTeraction Tuesday July 23

Posted on July 9, 2019 with 0 comments

USGIF is hosting GEOINTeraction Tuesday, July 23, 4:30-6:30 p.m., at The View of DC in Arlington, VA.

GEOINTeraction Tuesday is a casual networking event where you can develop new relationships, exchange ideas and discover business opportunities.

Our guest speaker for the evening will be Sandra Auchter, Deputy Associate Director for Capabilities at NGA.


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YPG Third Thursday - Three Locations

Event date: July 18, 2019

Join us for YPG’s monthly informal networking event in either the Washington DC or St. Louis area. No need to RSVP, we’ll see you there!

Washington D.C. Location
5:30-7 p.m. EST
Lyon Hall
3100 Washington Blvd, Arlington, VA 22201

St. Louis Location
4:30-6 p.m. CST
McGurk’s Irish Pub & Garden
1200 Russell Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63104

Los Angeles Location
6-7:30 p.m. PST
Father’s Office
3229 Helms Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90034


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