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Top Ten Reasons to Attend the MAPPS Winter Meeting - #3, Continuing Education

Posted By Nick Palatiello, Friday, December 28, 2012


If you are licensed or certified in a geospatial, surveying, engineering, GIS or other field, you may have continuing education or continuing professional development requirements.

As a professional, you are required to stay current with trends, practices, and techniques in your field.

MAPPS meetings are a relaxed, enjoyable and effective way to earn your continuing education units (CEU's), professional development hours (PDH's) or other requirements for keeping current.

MAPPS will issue a "certificate of completion" for attendance at its Winter Meeting, January 27 - 31, 2013 at the Trump International Hotel in Sunny Isles Beach, Florida. This certificate is for your files and use, as applicable, for any licensing or certification program. The program provides first-class business, technical education, and market opportunity information. The education program will include: 

Mergers and acquisitions; human resources: performance evaluations and 360 reviews; health care reform: implementation in your firm and family; wealth management; National Geospatial Advisory Council (NGAC) update; indoor mapping; sensor fusion; automated feature extraction; thermal mapping; asset management; Florida market for geospatial services; Federal agency updates; location/mobile mapping; ethics; privacy issues and geospatial firms; legislative issues roundtable; geospatial excellence awards; CFO issues panel; and an important session on "big data" with Amazon, Esri, Microsoft and Google all presenting.

Register today. Join us in Florida for education and information. Check out full conference information.

To ensure you receive the special MAPPS conference rate be sure to make your reservations at the Trump International Resort before January 4. The hotel is easily accessible from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL) and Miami International Airport (MIA).

Special Non-Member Offer

Attend the MAPPS meeting as a non-member*, if your firm joins by the end of the conference on January 31 the difference between the non-member and member rate will be credited to your firms membership! Register for the conference before December 29 and you could receive a $770 credit! Register for the conference here.

*Membership in MAPPS is by firm not by individual unless an individual is an independent consultant. For more information about MAPPS membership, click here.

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