Discover strategies for career growth and professional success.


Grow your network of innovative and tech-savvy contacts.


Develop and use leadership skills that raise your profile.

Take your GIS career to the next level!

Esri's Young Professionals Network (YPN) is a community for those just starting out in GIS as well as experienced professionals who are beginning to use GIS. Take your career to the next level with training and networking that support career development.

Learn more about the power of location technology, connect with like-minded peers and industry experts, and gain leadership experience that can advance your career.

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Learn Bulb

Join the YPN community to get the latest information on advances in GIS technology and see how you can use it to enrich your career. Get access to GIS innovators and hear from emerging leaders at events throughout the year.

Connect Star

Meet with industry experts and other young professionals to expand your network. Make connections that encourage career growth, share accomplishments, and learn from others at exclusive YPN events.

Lead Arrows

YPN offers unique opportunities to enhance your leadership skills through discussions, events, and mentorships. Get inspired and find new ways to lead the charge in your organization and the GIS community.

Upcoming Events

YPN is an active group. Join us for a full line-up of events dedicated to young professionals in 2018.

Federal GIS Conference

Washington D.C.
March 20-21, 2018

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Petroleum Conference

Houston, TX
May 9-10, 2018

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Esri User Conference

San Diego, CA
July 9-13, 2018

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Dallas, TX
November 5-8, 2018

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