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NACIS Annual Meeting 2014 Pittsburgh, PA

Dates: October 8-11

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 Pittsburg. The theme for this year's meeting is Cartography and Time. See more details on the Annual Meeting page or view our Call For Papers!

   Atlas of Design

   Corlis Benefideo Award

The North American Cartographic Information Society, founded in 1980, is an organization comprised of specialists from private, academic, and government organizations whose common interest lies in facilitating communication in the map information community.

What are NACIS' Objectives?

  • To improve communication, coordination and cooperation among the producers, disseminators, curators, and users of cartographic information
  • To support and coordinate activities with other professional organizations and institutions involved with cartographic information
  • To improve the use of cartographic materials through education and to promote graphicacy
  • To promote and coordinate the acquisition, preservation, and automated retrieval of all types of cartographic material, and
  • To influence government policy on cartographic information

Learn more about NACIS...


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Annual Meeting

NACIS 2014
Pittsburgh, PA
October 8-11, 2014


 Student Dynamic Map Competition

 Student Map and Poster Competition

 Map Gallery

Corlis Benefideo Award

Cartographic Perspectives

CP 60, Spring 2008

CP 60 - Spring 2008

CP Archive (from 1989)

Student Dynamic Map Competition

2013 Winner - Narrative

50 Years of Change

by Rashauna Mead, Erin Hamilton, and Vanessa Wetzel
University of Wisconsin - Madison

2013 Winner - Interactive

by Caroline Rose, Chris Cantey, and Morgan Jarocki
University of Wisconsin - Madison


Student Poster Competition 

2013 Winner

Sawtooth Wilderness, Idaho 
by Aaron Taveras
University of Kansas

Meet the NACIS Community



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