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Esri State & Local Connect webinar series

Join us the third Wednesday of every month to hear about the latest GIS information from the Esri state and local government team. You will learn how to leverage your GIS capabilities to improve agency services, differentiate yourself, and achieve success.

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Esri GIS courses are accredited by the American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP). Complete these training courses to maintain your annual certification for free.

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Partnering with professional associations

Our industry experts work side by side with professional associations to keep pace with industry trends, provide thought leadership, increase GIS use, and bridge the gap between leadership and government professionals.

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    Urban and Regional Information Systems Association (URISA)

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