October 14th–17th, 2015
Love maps, data, visual story, and cartographic design?
Make your plans now to participate in the annual meeting of the North American Cartographic Information Society in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Join with other professionals and enthusiasts from government, commercial, and not-for-profit groups along with academics, scholars, map/GIS librarians, artists, technologists, and students.
Preliminary Program is now online!
Check out all of the great presentations coming to NACIS 2015 in our online program. All authors from the main conference, PCD and GDCD have have now been notified. If you submitted an abstract and *haven’t* heard from us, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Map Gallery submissions are now open.
Missed the presentation abstract deadline? Bring a map or a poster instead!
Conference Opening Keynote Speaker
Conference Site and Hotel
The Depot Renaissance Hotel, Minneapolis
225 Third Avenue S, Minneapolis, MN 55401
Hotel reservations are now open! Book online, or by phone.
If you would like to book by phone, please contact Renaissance Reservations at (612) 375-1700 or (866) 211-4611 and ask for the North American Cartographic Block to get the group rate of $169.00 for a Standard King or Queen/Queen Room.
Getting from the Minneapolis Airport to Downtown
Getting to the conference venue is easy! Just hop on the light rail at the airport (Blue Line), direction Minneapolis – Target Field, and get off at the Government Plaza Stop. Then walk to Third Ave S, turn right and walk three blocks.
NACIS Night Out Venue
We have a great venue for this year, about four blocks walk from the conference hotel, The Aster Cafe. Have a look at the space, the menu, and the location. We think it will be conducive to relaxed and informal conversations.
CONFERENCE CANCELLATION POLICY
A refund of your registration fee will be made minus a $50 processing fee, if cancellation is received in writing at least fourteen days prior to the date of the event. Alternates are encouraged to attend for any pre-registrant who is unable to attend.
Field trips are dependent on minimum attendance, encourage your friends to sign up!