Welcome to Virginia Association for Mapping and Land Information Systems (VAMLIS)


Check it out! VAMLIS is now on Facebook and LinkedIn. Join us on these sites for updates and announcements

VAMLIS is currently seeking volunteers for a Newsletter Committee!

Anyone interested in being a part of the committee should e-mail office@vamlis.org.


For those wishing to submit an article or an event to be featured in the newslettter should e-mail office@vamlis.org.


To signup for the newsletter visit https://tinyletter.com/vamlis.

Congratulations to our winners at the 2014 conference!


Poster Session

1st Place: Protection Prioritization for Climate Change by Chris Bruce

2nd Place: Exploring Thematic Mapping Techniques by Justin Madron

3rd Place: Watershed by Andy Wells



1st Place: Development of a Regional Transit GIS Portal by Catherine Howey


Web App Showcase

1st Place: Fairfax County Fire & Rescue Toolbox by Shelby Zelonis

2nd Place: TITAN (Tidal Inundation Tracking Application for Norfolk) by Kyle Spencer

3rd Place: Atlas of the Historical Geography of the United States by Justin Madron

Our Mission  

The Virginia Association for Mapping and Land Information Systems is a professional association in Virginia designed to provide educational and networking opportunities for professionals who have an interest in the mapping sciences in Virginia.


Why Join VAMLIS?
Formed in 1989, VAMLIS founding members recognized a need to bring together individuals and organizations that are involved and concerned with the mapping sciences. Promoting the free exchange of knowledge and information, VAMLIS offers its members access to a variety of educational and networking opportunities. Striving to be the voice of the mapping sciences industry, VAMLIS encourages a high standard of professionalism among its members and promotes educational, instructional, communication and legislative programs to further advance the profession.

Click Here to Join VAMLIS or Renew Your Membership.


Freedom of Information Act

Great material on FOIA in Virginia, including resources and reference materials: Powerpoint Presentation from VITA

For complete information on VA FOIA visit The Virginia Freedom of Information Act Advisory Council’s webpage: