Texas GIS Forum October 23 – 27, 2017 | Austin, Texas

Forum Poster Gallery & Contest

The purpose of the poster gallery is to promote and recognize the advances of map design, cartography, and GIS. The map gallery is open to all attendees and vendors. Attendees will have the opportunity to vote on each poster based on the following criteria:

  • Map design
  • Use of space
  • Subject matter
  • Communication
  • Creativity
  • Originality


The top 3 vote earners will be highlighted on the TNRIS website under the 'Latest News' section following the forum.

The top vote earner will also receive a small gift.

Physical Guidelines for Poster

  • Maximum size limit: 36” X 36”
  • Medium: Bond or Photo Paper
  • Submission Deadline: Friday, October 13th, 2017

Posters may be picked up after 2:00pm on Thursday, October 26th, 2017.

Posters will be displayed in the atrium of the J.J. Pickle Research Center.

Info and Mailing Address

Send us your basic information in the form on this page and mail your poster in order to arrive no later than the Oct. 13th deadline, to the following address:

Texas Natural Resources Information System
Attn: Erik O'Brian
1700 N. Congress, B-40
Austin, Texas, 78701

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