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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Julia Fischer

State of Maryland Department of IT
Geographic Information Officer
As the Geographic Information Officer for the State of Maryland my focus is to champion the benefits and expand the impact of applying geospatial data and technologies to address the business needs of our customers and our communities. Located within the Maryland Department of Information Technology, the GIO Office has ready access to resources to drive the adoption of and lead opportunities in location-based solutions. I am a proud member of the Maryland State Geographic Information Committee (MSGIC) and of the GIS community in Maryland.