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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Ron Holmes

New Castle County / Penn State University
GIS Coordinator
New Castle County, Delaware
Ron is currently pursuing the degree of Master of Geographic Information Systems at Penn State University (expected graduation: December 2019) while also serving as a lead GIS professional with the Department of Land Use in New Castle County Delaware. He is proud of the influence his undergraduate degrees in Geography and Environmental Policy from Emory and Henry College have made during his current course work and professional career and hopes to further use the analytical tools of GIS to guide land use initiatives and influence community land preservation techniques.