2007 Washington GIS Conference

The 2007 Washington GIS Conference will be held April 23-25th.

Lynnwood Convention Center
3711 196th Street S.W.
Lynnwood, Washington 98036

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A sincere thanks to our Conference Sponsors for supporting the 2007 conference.

CONFERENCE PROGRAM

The details about the conference are now available. Visit the conference program page for more information.

The detailed schedule (Updated 4/18/07) is available for viewing.

REGISTRATION

This year we are pleased to welcome our new online registration vendor, Thriva. We strongly encourage the use of the on-line system as it will make checking in at the conference easier and faster. Please click the following registration links depending on what type of registration you need:

CURRENT VENDOR BOOTH LAYOUT - Last Updated: 3/28/07

On-Line Registration

  • Professional & Student Registration
  • Vendor registration is now closed.
  • The Electrical Order form is only available through the mail-in form below

    Mail-In Registration Forms

  • Professional & Student Registration
  • Electrical Order Form (Vendors Only)
  • If you have questions or need help with the online or mail-in registration please contact: Steve Schunzel (WAURISA Treasurer) Phone: (360).337.4552

    DICK THOMAS STUDENT PAPER AWARD

    WAURISA, the Washington State Chapter of the Urban and Regional Information Systems Association, announces the first annual Dick Thomas award. This award is established to honor Washington State GIS pioneer and mentor Richard ‘Dick’ Thomas, who passed away in 2006. The intent of this award is to honor Dick by continuing his work of encouraging students to excel in their studies and to transition successfully into careers in the field of GIS. Click here to find out more and apply for the award.

    The deadline has been extended to Monday, March 26th for students to enter the Dick Thomas Memorial Student Presentations. Please send submissions to the Student Presentation Committee. Authors will be notified of their acceptance to present at the Conference by Monday, April 2nd.

    WAURISA GIS PERSON OF THE YEAR

    Nominate your GIS Person of the Year using the following criteria by sending a short description of their contributions to the GIS Community and why you think they should be awarded the GIS Person of the Year at the 2007 Washington GIS Conference. Please submit your nomination to the Conference Nomination Committee no later than March 31st.

    MAP POSTER CONTEST

    Click here to get more information about this years Map Poster Contest!

    HOTEL ACCOMMODATIONS

    WAURISA recommends booking your stay at the Hampton Inn & Suites, who offer state and federal government rates as well as a free shuttle to the Lynnwood Convention Center, complimentary hot breakfast & high speed internet and several other amenities.

    TUESDAY NIGHT SOCIAL

    Join us for the Tuesday night social event at the Brunswick Majestic Lanes in Lynnwood for a night of bowling fun! We have reserved lanes for two hours of bowling, along with a pizza dinner that is sure to please everyone! No equipment necessary - everything you need is included - friends and family are welcome. Purchase tickets for the event along with your conference registration.

    Brunswick Majestic Lanes
    1222 164th Street SW
    Lynnwood, WA 98087
    425-743-4422