West Palm Beach, FL

Welcome to the South Florida GIS EXPO


About the EXPO

Tentative 2021 EXPO Dates!
August 26th & 27th

The South Florida GIS Expo is a FREE, annual conference sponsored by the Palm Beach Countywide GIS Forum and many amazing vendors. 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!

2019 EXPO Committee & Volunteers

The South Florida GIS Expo is run completely by volunteers. Each year the Expo Committee and volunteers spend their time to make this event possible.

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2020 Keynote Speaker

Dr. Timothy L. Hawthorne is an Associate Professor of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) in the Department of Sociology at University of Central Florida and serves as co-lead of the UCF College of Sciences GIS Cluster.  He earned his Ph.D. in Geography in 2010 from The Ohio State University.  Dr. Hawthorne and his team are set to unveil the nation’s first GeoBus in 2020. GeoBus is a 42 foot city bus with a mobile geospatial technology education lab that will visit K-12 schools across Florida. He is an associate editor for Journal of Geography and The International Journal of Applied Geospatial Research. Dr. Hawthorne’s collaborative work has been funded by the National Science Foundation, National Geographic, IBM and Verizon.

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The Venue

Palm Beach County Convention Center
650 Okeechobee Blvd
West Palm Beach, FL 33401

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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!

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EXPO Activities

The Secret of Success

The South Florida GIS EXPO has something for everyone!

Poster Contest

Bring your “A” game and join a friendly competition at the EXPO Poster Contest!


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!

Exhibition Hall

Join us in thanking our vendors in the Exhibition Hall! Check out what they have to offer!

Patron Testimonials

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! 

Sam Palmer

FLURISA President

The EXPO is an excellent opportunity to share knowledge with your peers.

Nicole McPherson, GISP

Village of Wellington 
GIS Manager

Presenting at the EXPO is always exciting, networking with surrounding agencies is a must.

Joe Head, GISP

City of Lake Worth Beach
Network Administrator