AAG Plans Tribute to Roger Tomlinson at Tampa Conference

Roger Tomlinson, the man credited for fathering GIS, died  this week at age 80. In honor of his life, work and significant contributions to geography and GIS, the AAG is sponsoring a tribute to Roger Tomlinson. The tribute will be held in Tampa, Fla., at the AAG Annual Meeting on Thursday, April 10, 2014. Details about the…
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GIScience, GIS and Public Policy at the AAG Annual Meeting

A core theme of the upcoming AAG Annual Meeting will be "GIScience, GIS, and Public Policy," which will explore the expanding role of GIScience and GIS in the public policy arena on crucial national issues. Participants are invited to develop ideas on this theme and to form sessions and submit papers. The potential for GIS…
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