GIS Day is an “international forum for users of geographic information systems (GIS) technology to demonstrate real-world applications that are making a difference in our society.” UofL hosts GIS Day to build knowledge of GIS in our community and develop an understanding of our world.
Wednesday, November 15th, 2023
1 PM- 3 PM
Program: University of Louisville Student Activities Center (SAC) Ballroom
1:00 PM – 2:00 PM, Welcome, and Keynote
Our Keynote Speaker: Theresa Reno-Weber
“Mapping the Future for Everyone – A story of Louisville Startup GoodMaps and the global impact of UofL’s GIS graduates”
COO & President for North America, GoodMaps
Theresa is the Chief Operating Officer and President for North America at GoodMaps, a global company on a mission to make the world’s indoor spaces more inclusive, interactive, and joyful for everyone through digitally navigable maps equally accessible to blind, visually impaired, and sighted individuals.
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM, Networking Hour and Map Gallery
Features refreshments, professional organizations, and networking opportunities for students, staff, and industry folks, alike!
Directions to GIS Day 2023
- The SAC is directly served by TARC Routes 93 & 94, and a short walk from Routes 2, 4 & 29. All TARC Routes are free with UofL ID. Learn more about sustainable transportation here.
- Parking at UofL is also an option. See our visitor parking map.
- Nearest accessible entrances to SAC Ballrooms CD: a ramp to the second floor on the west side of the SAC, and the south elevator outside W201C.