All items tagged as "Awards"
November 18, 2016

The Wisconsin Legislative Technology Services Bureau was recently honored with the National States Geographic Information Council’s 2016 Geospatial Excellence: Innovator Award. 

July 28, 2016

Official photos of Wisconsin's 2016 Special Achievement in GIS (SAG) awards given at the Esri User Conference are now online.

June 28, 2016

Esri Special Achievement in GIS (SAG) Award received for work on the V1 Statewide Parcel Project.

December 16, 2015

Each year the Wisconsin Land Information Association (WLIA) solicits nominations for individuals, organizations, local governments that have made significant contributions to the modernization of land records in Wisconsin.

February 27, 2015

WLIA map competition winners and the software used to create their winning compositions.

July 18, 2014

The Town of Greenville, We Energies, General Mitchell International Airport, and Alliant Energy were all honored with awards at the recent Esri International User Conference in San Diego, CA.

Also tagged: Community, Esri
July 18, 2014

University of Minnesota developed the Minnesota Solar Suitability Analysis app which allows users to identify the optimal location for solar panel installations

Also tagged: Community, Esri, Minnesota GIS/LIS
May 21, 2014

The SCO recently received an Outstanding Partner Award from the UW-Stevens Point GIS Center.

Also tagged: SCO
February 19, 2014

Each year the Wisconsin Land Information Association honors a group of individuals and organizations for their dedication to WLIA and the broader Wisconsin geospatial community. 

February 18, 2014

Congratulations to SCO Staff!

August 07, 2013

Waupaca County has received an Esri SAG award for its "What's Shaking Clintonville" site.

Also tagged: Esri, Web Mapping
July 30, 2012

Esri recognized more than 170 domestic and international organizations at their annual Special Achievement in GIS awards ceremony during the week of July 23, 2012.

Also tagged: Esri
July 24, 2012

A belated congratulations is due to Ayres Associates for taking home a "Best of State" Engineering Excellence award from the American Council of Engineering Companies of Wisconsin.

May 22, 2012

William E. Huxhold, professor of urban planning at UW-Milwaukee, will be awarded the 2012 Education Award from the University Consortium for Geographic Information Science at its upcoming annual symposium to be held in Washington DC.

Also tagged: Higher Education
October 03, 2011

Please join us for a ceremony honoring The Changing Landscapes of Wisconsin, A Digital Archive of Historic Aerial Photographs, a UW-sponsored project picked for the Governor's Award for Archival Innovation.

September 01, 2011

Bill Huxhold, Professor and Chair of Urban Planning at UW-Milwaukee, has been inducted into URISA's GIS Hall of Fame.

August 03, 2011

The City of Appleton has received an Esri SAG (Special Achievement in GIS) award.

August 28, 2007

West Bend's use of GIS technology to improve city services earns them an award at the June ESRI User Conference.

Also tagged: GIS
November 21, 2006

Professional Surveyor Magazine recently celebrated its silver anniversary by assembling a list of the top 25 most influential people in surveying over the last 25 years.

Also tagged: Land Surveying
May 19, 2006

Jamon Van Den Hoek was recently awarded a scholarship named for the former UW professor.