About the EXPO
2022 EXPO Dates!
August 25th & 26th
The South Florida GIS Expo is a FREE, annual conference sponsored by the Palm Beach Countywide GIS Forum and many amazing vendors. We are happy to be back in-person in 2022 at the Palm Beach County Convention Center. The Expo provides a venue for Geographic Information System (GIS) coordination, collaboration, networking, education, and training to the rapidly expanding professional GIS Community in South Florida. All are welcome to join us for this amazing event!
ESRI PLENARY SPEAKER
Ryan Lanclos is the director of Public Safety Solutions and Disaster Response at Esri, where he is responsible for strategic initiatives across public safety and emergency management. He serves as Esri’s subject matter expert on GIS for emergency management and humanitarian response and is a member of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) National Advisory Council (NAC). He leads Esri’s Disaster Response Program (DRP), which provides 24/7 GIS support to organizations during crises and disasters. In this role, Ryan led Esri’s global response to the COVID-19 pandemic, providing support to more than 6,000 organizations around the world.
Previously, Ryan served as Missouri’s first state Geographic Information Officer (GIO) and GIS adviser for the governor’s Homeland Security Advisory Council and as the director of state and local government at the National Alliance for Public Safety GIS (NAPSG) Foundation, and he has participated as an innovation team and expert group member for the United Nations on various initiatives. Ryan holds a Bachelor of Arts in geology from Centenary College of Louisiana, and a Master of Science in cartography and GIS from the University of Wisconsin–Madison.
Presentation Title: Public Safety Products and Solutions – keeping our communities safe
Learn what others in your industry are doing with GIS
The South Florida GIS EXPO hosts a variety of presentations from both private and public sector subject matter experts. One of the outstanding things about GIS in South Florida is that the Palm Beach County GIS Forum promotes sharing and collaboration of diverse knowledge. Submit your Abstract and share your GIS accomplishments!
Please Note: Abstract Submission Deadline is 7/15/22. Any Abstracts Submitted After This Date Will Be Waitlisted.
Story Map Contest
Bring your “A” game and join a friendly competition at the EXPO Story Map Contest!Click here for Story Map Info
Share and evolve your GIS knowledge by participating in our amazing presentations!
Free Raffle Tickets
Join our amazing vendors in the Exhibition Hall during break for a chance to win!
Join us in thanking our Sponsors in the Exhibition Hall! Check out what they have to offer!
Don’t take our word for it – here’s what our attendees say:
The South Florida GIS EXPO is the premier GIS networking event for FLURISA in South Florida!
Past FLURISA President
The EXPO is an excellent opportunity to share knowledge with your peers.
Nicole McPherson, GISP
City of Delray Beach
Presenting at the EXPO is always exciting, networking with surrounding agencies is a must.
Joe Head, GISP
City of Lake Worth Beach