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

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The eighth edition of the newsletter was sent out September 28, 2015 via email.  To signup for the newsletter visit https://tinyletter.com/vamlis

New Bylaws are proposed for your vote at the annual conference.  You can review the proposed Bylaws by clicking the Bylaws tab at the top or clicking here.  If you are unable to attend and a need a proxy voting form, please email VAMLIS at office@vamlis.org with 'proxy' in the subject line.  You must have a membership to vote.

VAMLIS invites you to the 26th Annual Virginia GIS Conference

October 19-20, 2015 


University of Virginia

Newcomb Hall


Walk-in registrations at the event are welcome.  Please fill out this form and bring it with you at the conference to expedite the walk-in registration process.  The cost is $75.00 for the Training & Workshop and $100.00 for the Conference.  The prices are for both members and non-members.  Checks and credit cards will be accepted. Your choice of lunch is not guaranteed with walk-in registrations.

2015 Conference Program

For other conference details including this year's training and workshop and presentation topics, poster and web map contest information, keynote speaker, and more, visit our 2015 Conference page.


Thank you to our VAMLIS Conference sponsors:

Training & Workshop Sponsor

Educational Sponsor

Reception Sponsor


Conference Sponsors


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: