2015 GIS Day Celebration

  • 18 Nov 2015
  • 9:00 AM - 7:45 PM
  • Palomar College, San Marcos, CA | Contact: Wing Cheung, Associate Professor,


GIS Day at Palomar College

1140 W Mission Rd, San Marcos, CA 92069

Wednesday, November 18th, 2015

All Activities Are Free and Open to the Public

9AM ‐ 3PM>>>NS Building Lobby

Where in the Earth Quiz

Guess the places that are shown in the images on the walls. Prize winners will be randomly selected from correct entries during the evening’s speaker event (see below).

9AM ‐ 3PM>>>NS Building Lobby

Become a Citizen Scientist with OpenStreetMap

Do you use Google maps to look for directions? Join others around the world in adding to maps of your neighborhoods to improve the online maps we use every day!

9AM ‐ 3PM>>>NS Building Lobby

Crowdsource Your Way to a Better Palomar College

Help us keep Palomar College nice and clean by reporting trash, water leaks, dirty bathrooms, graffiti, or other suggestions for improvements using your smartphones. Then come by our booth to see what other students have reported.

9AM ‐ 6PM>>>NS Building Lobby

“I Don’t Know What You Did Last Summer”

Brag about your latest summer adventures (or your ideal vacation) on our floormap.

4PM ‐ 5PM>>>NS 127

Howdy! Getting to Know Your Community Trivia

Find out bizarre facts about residents of North County. We will reveal them with ESRI’s Community Analyst. Teams with the most correct answers will win prizes.

5PM ‐ 6PM>>>NS 127

Getting Your 4 Year Degree without Breaking the Bank

Come to this session to meet current students in our GIS transfer program, and learn how the Palomar GIS program can help you get a 4 year bachelor’s degree in Geography.

6PM ‐ 7:45PM>>>NS 125

Evening Reception and Guest Speakers

Meet and hear from GIS professionals from the region. You will also hear from past GIS students and learn what they are up to.

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