Welcome to the 2019 TUgis Conference. TUgis: Maryland’s Geospatial Conference is a cooperative undertaking of three primary partners—Maryland State Geographic Information Committee, Maryland Department of Information Technology, and Towson University. TUgis is dedicated to growing and empowering the GIS community throughout the Mid-Atlantic. The annual conference connects the Maryland GIS community to new ideas and trends and offers ample opportunities to find ways to collaborate.

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Erica McMaster

Washington College
GIS Program Director
Chestertown, MD
Mrs. McMaster is the GIS Program Director at Washington College. She has over fifteen years of experience in GIS and ESRI software products. She is a certified GIS Professional (GISP) through the GIS Certification Institute, a certified GEOINT Professional in GIS & Analysis Tools through the United States Geospatial Intelligence Foundation, and a CompTIA Certified Technical Trainer . She has a bachelor’s and master’s degree in Geography, with a specialization in Geographic Information Systems. Her experience spans academia, as well as both public and private sectors, having previously worked for University of Delaware, the National Park Service, and McCrone, Inc. Civil Engineering. She has worked on projects related to crime and traffic safety analysis, environmental studies, urban planning, and 3D visualization. Most recently, she has served as project director on grant projects for the Governor’s Office of Crime Control & Prevention, Maryland Vehicle Theft Prevention Council , as well as the Maryland Highway Safety Office. At Washington College, she serves as both an Adjunct Lecturer in Anthropology, teaching courses in human geography, GIS, and remote sensing, and as the Director of the GIS Laboratory, a geospatial technologies hub with a mission of providing students with experiential learning opportunities through professional work experience.
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