Esri ramps up the excitement of the 20th Annual GIS/CAMA Technologies Conference by providing a platform for your organization to show others the great work you do with GIS. Create your own story map, app, or static map today and simply enter the challenge to win great prizes from Esri.

The Challenge

The Esri & URISA Story Map Challenge is open to attendees of IAAO and URISA GIS/CAMA Annual Conference. Get creative for this important initiative by using the growing pool of open data and Esri apps, maps, services, and APIs. Judges will select the best of the best maps and apps to be featured at the conference in Savannah. Esri will award prizes and share the winning maps on our Maps and Apps Challenge website.

Need Inspiration?

Check out these maps and apps examples to get you started


Winners will receive prizes provided by Esri.


Key Dates

January 13

Competition opens

February 15

Competition closes

February 23

Winners announced

How do I enter?

fill out this form.

Questions? Email us at and we'll respond as soon as possible.

Learn more about the GIS/CAMA Technologies Conference at

Still curious about Story Maps? Discover more and view the Esri Story Maps gallery.