The Central Coast GIS Users Group (http://www.orurisa.org/ccgisug) is pleased to invite you to the 2015 Cartography Symposium, taking place Friday September 25th, in Newport, Oregon. This all-day symposium will introduce you to the basic principles of cartography (map making), guidelines you can follow for nearly every map, and tips and tricks for making your map the envy of all your friends. More details, including a draft agenda, are available on the symposium website.
The symposium will be held in the Community Room of the Oregon Coast Community College in Newport. Directions: http://maps.google.com/maps?q=44.602461,-124.043995.
Sign in will start at 8:30 am and we will meet from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm on Friday, September 25th.
Lunch and snacks are included in the registration fee ($35). If this registration fee is difficult for you, please contact us for alternate options. In an effort to reduce waste we will not be providing individual bottled water this year. Please consider bringing a reusable water bottle or other container for drinking water during the symposium. We will also have cups available in case you forget. Thank you!
Also, please forward this link to anyone you think may be interested; this symposium is open to all interested. We look forward to seeing you there.
Even if you can't make the symposium, please be sure to join us afterwards (~4:30) for pints and dining (Rogue Ales Bayfront Public House, 748 SW Bay Blvd, Newport, OR 97365)! Please feel free to contact us with any questions.
CCGISUG 2015 Symposium Committee
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Central Coast GIS Users Group
The Central Coast GIS Users Group (CCGISUG) promotes networking between GIS professionals, students, and others on the Central Oregon Coast involved in mapping and geospatial technologies and provides the opportunity for them to exchange ideas and experiences; address common problems and concerns; obtain advice; and participate in training and education. We meet bimonthly on the second Wednesday from 12:15 to 1:45. Membership is free!
For more information please visit http://www.orurisa.org/ccgisug. To join our listserv, please contact Sandy Gruber (Sandy@lincolncity.org).