The 30th Annual Texas GIS Forum

was a great success thanks to our sponsors, speakers, workshop instructors, moderators, and all of you who attended this year’s Texas GIS Forum. Revisit the Forum in the photo recap!

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Thanks to Our Platinum Sponsors

Bern Szukalski speaking on stage

Keynote Speaker
Bern Szukalski
9:30AM, Wed. Oct. 25
in Big Tex at Commons Center

Bern Szukalski uniquely serves as a technical evangelist, technology advocate, and product strategist, working directly with Esri's global user community and product marketing and development teams.

Saroo Brierley - Texas GIS Forum Keynote, speaking in front of map, picture of his book on right

Keynote Speaker
Saroo Brierley
4:30PM, Thurs. Oct. 26
at The Oasis

Lost as a child, Saroo tracked down his hometown in India using Google Earth and his memories. His story inspired the Oscar-nominated film, Lion.

Featured Guest Speakers

Location & Nearby Lodging

COMMONS LEARNING CENTER at the J.J. Pickle Research Campus


10100 Burnet Rd.
Austin, TX 78753


Platinum Sponsors

appgeo logo and link to website Esri logo and link to website Esri logo and link to website Boundless logo and link

Gold Sponsors

Aecom geospatial logo and link Lenovo geospatial logo and link Near map logo and link Plotter Pro Logo and link to website Surdex geospatial logo and link

Silver Sponsors

Carto logo and link Fugro logo and link GeoComm logo and link Hexagon logo and link Infogroup logo and link HP geospatial logo and link Sanborn logo and link to website SCAUG logo and link West Safety Services logo and link Geocortex logo and link


  • Blue Marble Geographics
  • RazorTek
  • TeachMeGIS
  • Tessellations Incorporated
  • Western Data Systems