GIS Day 2021

November 17, 2021


Today we celebrate GIS day. A day where we acknowledge the massive contribution GIS makes to our everyday life. GIS plays an integral role in shaping the way we work, live and play.

GIS is used in health, agriculture, defence, disaster management, engineering, land use planning, mining… just to name a few! GISGeography has listed a 1000 GIS applications and uses. Check them all out! 

Q. How has the use of GIS shaped the way we work, live and play and how is our world a better place having spatial in it?

Post your answers to social media and tag #GIS_SSSI

SSSI is proud to represent GIS professionals and assist them in shaping our world. For the next week, you are welcome to view past SSSI hosted GIS webinars for free.

Apply the Promotion Code: WGD21 at registration to access the recorded webinar for free. Choose from: 
Enhancing National Mapping – The Why and Where to: WATCH IT NOW 
GIS in Local Government: Coastal Modelling: WATCH IT NOW 
Spatial data, processing challenges and automation: WATCH NOW -
African Women in GIS Webinar: WATCH NOW -
2021 SSSI Tasmania State of GIS Seminar: WATCH NOW -

We encourage all GIS professionals to share how they are shaping the world - happy GIS Day!

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