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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Bineeta Sihota

City of Baltimore, MD
GIS Analyst
Bineeta Sihota has Doctorate and master’s degrees in Geography from the Agra University, India. Her PhD thesis “Status of Basic Social Facilities and their Planning in Aligarh City (India)” is focused on the spatial distribution of Basic social facilities (including Education, Health Care, Drinking Water, Housing and Solid Waste Disposal) in Aligarh City. In last 10 years she has served many local Governments in various capacities. At present she is working with the Baltimore Department of Transportation, IT Division (BCDOT-IT) as a Project Manager. Her contribution in projects like BCDOT Comprehensive Transportation Plan, Western Baltimore County Pedestrian and Bicycle Plan, Baltimore City Bicycle Plan, Horse Shoe Casino Complete Street Study, B P Tunnel Plan, Safe Route to Schools, TowardZERO, B’More Bright, Storm Drain Inlet Inventory for Bike Routes, Project TIGER, MLK Boulevard Corridor Study, Hanover Bridge Multi Modal Study, ATVES Camera Program and DOT Map Gallery is noteworthy.

She has represented BCDOT numerous occasions at TUgis Conferences and Maryland State Surveyor Seminar. She holds active membership of TUgis Maryland Geospatial Conference, Baltimore City BITAC GIS Committee, Baltimore Region GIS Committee (BRGISC), Maryland State Geographic Information Committee (MSGIC) and WTA Baltimore Chapter.