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  • 07 Jul 2021 11:45 AM | Amy Roust (Administrator)

    Join us in Topeka for the 2021 KAM Conference! Lots of great speakers and some fabulous pre-conference workshops await you. Registration is open. Visit the links under the Conference section of our website.

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  • 30 Apr 2021 9:26 AM | Amy Roust (Administrator)

    Register Now: Lunch and Learn with KAM

    The KAM Education Committee is pleased to announce the first in what we hope to be several free "lunch and learn" online events to share information and promote networking throughout the year. Our first presentation is on Esri's Field Maps app, which is available now and is replacing Collector for ArcGIS. (Collector retires at the end of 2021, so if you are using it, you need to make plans to migrate to Field Maps!)

    Register Now!

    If you have ideas for a lunch and learn topic that you'd like to attend, please let us know!

  • 28 Feb 2021 3:07 PM | Amy Roust (Administrator)

    Have you heard about the new data collection tool that was recently released from ESRI – Esri Field Maps?

    Please join Seiler Geospatial and ESRI in this joint webinar to learn about the all-in-one data collection application ESRI Field Maps. With the help of Jeff Shaner from ESRI, he will help to introduce us to the new data collection tool ESRI Field Maps. Whether you are an existing ESRI user or looking for a data collection tool, this will be a webinar you do not want to miss!

    Registration is free for the webinar and is required.
    When: March 8, 2021 at 12:00 PM CST
    Cost: Free

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  • 02 Feb 2021 3:43 PM | Amy Roust (Administrator)

    Our own Amber Schultz, 2018 KAM president, has been tapped by Governor Laura Kelly to take over the Kansas Department of Labor! Congratulations and best wishes, Amber!

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  • 30 Dec 2020 2:43 PM | Erika Stanley (Administrator)

    Workshop: "Essentials of QGIS" taught by Chris Seeger and Amy Logan of Iowa State University. The workshop will be informative no matter GIS experience level. Learn from pros. Jan 8, 2021 from 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM. Cost is $50. Register here.

  • 30 Oct 2020 12:34 PM | Amy Roust (Administrator)

    MAGIC short course class size increased for LiDAR and Arcade. Check website to see if there is room to attend. Great value!

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  • 29 Oct 2020 9:48 AM | Erika Stanley (Administrator)

    This 4-hour workshop will review the basics of utilizing LiDAR with ArcGIS Pro through a series of workflows and tools for generating 3d features The presenter (and creator of the demonstrated tools) will discuss recent enhancements and demonstrate potential information products such as this link to an example of 3D St. Louis. In addition, the workshop will address colorizing lidar and publishing Scene Layer Packages.

    Get your lidar (USGS)

    Building LAS Datasets

    Colorize LAS using imagery

    Classify LAS for Buildings, Vegetation

    Create Scene Point Cloud Layer Packages and publish (by different layers for Bridge Decks, Ground, Buildings, Vegetation, Noise).

    Create Building footprints and create Scene 3d Layer Package.

    Create Trees and create Scene Point Layer Package.

    Publish Trees and Buildings

    This workshop will be brought to you by Arthur Crawford of Esri.

    This course will be conducted over Zoom. Once you have registered, a Zoom link will be provided for you.

    Registration is limited!


  • 08 Oct 2020 9:15 AM | Erika Stanley (Administrator)

    Join GeoDev KC on Thursday October 8th when Vinicius Grassi & Austin Wheat presents on the tools from HERE Technologies.


    HERE has some fantastic free/open source web GIS tools (both studio and developer versions) GIS peeps and developers can use. We could give a presentation on our studio tool and our APIs, give the group few demos of what they can do with the tools, and get them set up with a freemium HERE account to play around with.

    HERE Studio Tool: https://www.here.com/platform/studio

    HERE Developer Portal: https://t.her.is/NA

  • 03 Aug 2020 3:56 PM | Amy Roust (Administrator)

    The GIS Colorado and Wyoming Geospatial groups are sponsoring an Elevations Geospatial Summer Series. It is a 4-week series of talks and workshops, based at elevationsgeospatialsummit.org

    The first week was a huge success and they are starting the second week tomorrow, 8/4/2020. All content is being recorded and will be accessible to all registered attendees for several weeks after the series.

    Members of the Kansas Association of Mappers are cordially invited to join the summit by visiting the link above.

  • 17 Jul 2020 12:04 PM | Amy Roust (Administrator)

    Here at KAM, we have some great things in store! View this personal message from Lee Allen, the program chair to get things kicked off.

    Registration opens July 31st! Don't miss the registration details. We know that budgets are strained this year, but education is at the utmost importance now more than ever, so we have adjusted the registration fees accordingly. 

    Costs: $119 Conference | $30 Pre-conference classes (limited spots available)

    Now is the chance to get your project or intimate knowledge green lighted for a presentation.  Submit your abstract now!  If you want to present, but don't have a topic at the moment, fill out the form and we'll be in contact with you.

    If you happen to be part of a company that would like to become an exhibitor, or you have utilized a company for your project needs, suggest they exhibit at KAM. See the exhibitor registration page.

    This years keynote speaker will be John Nelson from Esri.  His presentations at the Esri User Conference are the highest rated and most attended events. John brings witty intelligence to any audience and it will be a keynote to remember!

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