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Looking to hire the best GEOINT Professionals? Find out how!

September 29, 2020

Are you looking to hire the best and the brightest GEOINT professionals at your company or organization?

The virtual Geospatial Ecosystem Job Fair October 19, is a great place to start looking for new candidates! As the industry continues to expand, job fairs provide the perfect opportunity to connect with applicants actively seeking employment.

Join USGIF and Saint Louis University for the first of its kind, co-hosted virtual job fair for the geospatial ecosystem.

But you have to hurry. The deadline to apply for participation is October 1. Find out how your company can participate and find great candidates at the Geospatial Ecosystem Job Fair in October.

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Join USGIF Working Group Discussions — VIRTUALLY!

September 25, 2020

Now is the time to engage in the GEOINT ecosystem. USGIF Working Groups are chaired, staffed and driven by member volunteers from across the private and public sectors. Their efforts stem from a passion and expertise of the many missions throughout the GEOINT community.

Check out our upcoming meetings

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Don’t Miss Out: Early Registration Ends Soon

September 21, 2020

The GEOINTegration Summit is happening on September 28-29, but don’t miss out on another important date: September 24 is the last day for early registration!

The agenda on both Day 1 and Day 2 are packed with dynamic speakers, informative posters, instructive training sessions, and so much more. Plus you’ll have access to all the recordings afterward and Certificates of Participation upon request.

Registration will still be open through September 29, but why pay more? Sign up by September 24 and don’t miss out on the discount!

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Enabling GEOINT Experiences through Content Velocity: Sept. 23

September 16, 2020

On Wednesday, September 23, join USGIF, Adobe, and a panel of experts as we gather on the GEOConnect Series Main Stage to discuss Enabling GEOINT Experiences through Content Velocity.

From 1-2 pm EDT, the panel will address how the GEOINT community is entering the third wave of enterprise transformation. The previous two disruption waves were about computing and networking back-end systems. This wave is about modernizing the business experience organizations provide to people around content.

Join us for a fun discussion centered on how the evolution of GEOINT content velocity, security, and intelligence is driving much improved decision-making capabilities and experiences for the user.

Like all GEOConnect Series Main Stage events, it’s completely virtual and free, but there are limited spots available, so register now.

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Registration is Open Now!

September 11, 2020

This year’s Geospatial Gateway Forum, Special Edition, with GeoResolution 2020.1 is now open for registration!

The United States Geospatial Intelligence Foundation (USGIF) and Saint Louis University are joining together to bring the geospatial intelligence community a special edition event this fall that will showcase emerging location science capabilities including the potential to aid vulnerable populations and improve overall community resilience.

Join us for a multi-faceted, three-day virtual event featuring a job fair on day one, followed by two-days of keynote and panel discussions, technology demonstrations of innovative work happening in and around the St. Louis region, networking opportunities, academic poster presentations and more.

Registration is now open and the agendas for both October 20 and 21 are posted. Don’t miss out on this virtual forum.

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CGP-E™ Exam is Now Digital

September 10, 2020

USGIF has made the Certified GEOINT Professional – Essentials (CGP-E™) exam available for remote testing.

If you’re new to the world of GEOINT or are a recent graduate and haven’t gotten your certification yet, this is the perfect opportunity for you. The CGP-E™ assesses foundational knowledge of the four major competencies in the Geospatial Intelligence (GEOINT) Essential Body of Knowledge.

The exam is intended for students graduating from USGIF accredited academic programs and new professionals to the GEOINT field.

If you’re interested in taking the CGP-E™ assessment online, go to the USGIF store, pay the exam fee, and then email the receipt to

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Call for Research: GEOINTegration Summit

September 8, 2020

It is a pleasure to invite you to submit your work to the second annual GEOINTegration Summit. This conference is organized by the United States Geospatial Intelligence Foundation (USGIF) and will take place virtually on September 28 – 29, 2020. Read more about the GEOINTegration Summit.

Submissions accepted through September 21 for Posters.

The GEOINTegration Summit will convene academia, industry, and government representatives for a multi-day event focused on professional self-discovery and personal branding, with new geospatial opportunities for collaborations.

This is a call for researchers and students to submit their work for consideration as posters. The content of your presentation should be strongly grounded in GEOINT, however may relate to any of the fields that make up the GEOINT community, including geography, GIS, remote sensing, data science, environmental science, computer science, and engineering, among others. Read more about the types of submissions and parameters now.

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Join Us on the Main Stage September 9

September 4, 2020

On Wednesday, September 9, from 1:00 – 2:00 PM EDT, the USGIF GEOConnect Series Main Stage is reconvening for a panel on Data/Information Access and Collaboration for Tactical Operations.

Join leaders from Tanzle, NGA, MissionTech, and BAE Systems, Inc. as they focus on GEOINT dissemination and collaboration as it relates to operational challenges. Panel members will discuss the challenges of delivering and receiving actionable intelligence from platforms to tactical operators. As well as explore future solutions to alleviate the standing issues in order to achieve mission success throughout the community.

Space is limited, so register now!

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USGIF Announces New Addition to Board of Directors

September 2, 2020

The United States Geospatial Intelligence Foundation (USGIF) is pleased to announce that Gary Sladic has been appointed to its Board of Directors. Sladic, vice president of finance and accounting for Noblis will also serve as the Foundation’s chair of its Finance Committee.

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USGIF Selects 2020 Scholarship Winners

August 31, 2020

The United States Geospatial Intelligence Foundation (USGIF) awarded $103,000 in scholarships this year to individuals studying geospatial intelligence (GEOINT) and related topics.

The recipients chosen this year by our dedicated scholarship committee demonstrate the multidisciplinary nature of the field of GEOINT. These students come from all walks of life: geography/geospatial technologies and analytics, computer science, meteorology, ecology, geosciences, law and diplomacy, nuclear submarine warfare experts, and speakers of Mandarin and French. But they are guided by a common goal: thirst for knowledge.

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