The Urban and Regional Information Systems Association (URISA) established the GIS Hall of Fame in 2005 to recognize and honor the most esteemed leaders of the geospatial community. This year, the GIS Hall of Fame Nomination Committee, comprising URISA past presidents, proposed five federal agencies that have made substantial contributions to the GIS community and profession. URISA is pleased to welcome the 2012 GIS Hall of Fame inductees:
The 2012 inductees join the following esteemed members of URISA's GIS Hall of Fame:
For more information about URISA's GIS Hall of Fame, visit www.urisa.org/hall_of_fame.
For more information about URISA membership, advocacy programs, and education, visit www.urisa.org.