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.


Joe Knieriem

McCormick Taylor
Manager, GIS Services
Mr. Knieriem has been with McCormick Taylor since 2005. With a background in computer science and 14 years of experience as a GIS analyst and developer, he has helped to develop and design custom analysis models and databases, as well as provide GIS support to transportation planners and engineers, environmental scientists, and stormwater engineers.