UCGIS Symposium 2021 

Advancing GIScience-informed Policy Solutions

Symposium: Monday June 7 - Wednesday June 9, 2021 (online)

Workshops: Thursday June 10 - Friday June 11, 2021 (online)

Keynote Address
Sessions & Schedule
Poster Gallery
Student Awards
Symposium FAQ



Our world is facing unprecedented health, economic, social, and environmental challenges, and the GIScience community has a responsibility to respond and advance solutions. This symposium will bring together scholars and practitioners to show how GIScience theories, technologies, and methods can be employed for geospatial policy and decision-making to create a healthy, economically vibrant, socially just, and environmentally sustainable world.

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the Program Committee for the UCGIS 2021 Symposium:
  • Jeremy Mennis, Temple University
  • Kevin Curtin, University of Alabama
  • Alberto Giordano, Texas State University
  • Jane Read, Syracuse University
  • Suzanne Wechsler, Cal State University Long Beach
  • Diana Sinton, UCGIS