Our sponsors offer far more than financial support. NSGIC members understand that public/private partnership is essential for prudent state and national geospatial information integration and systems development. We look to our sponsor representatives for information about new technologies and applications. NSGIC gratefully acknowledges the multi-faceted support of our sponsors. Learn more about sponsorship.




Think and plan geographically. As the market leader in geographic information systems (GIS), Esri technology is used in over 350,000 organizations worldwide. Across the United States, state governments use GIS to run the business of government, improving operations and delivering better service to citizens. GIS provides a common platform for data sharing, which enhances workflow, decision-making, and coordination across the state, with federal and local government and private sector. 


1Spatial provides the software solutions and services that manage the world's largest spatial data. We work with users and creators of spatial data, helping them automate complex processes throughout their data maintenance lifecycle.

Our clients include federal and state government agencies, national mapping agencies, land registries, transportation, utility and telecommunications companies. A leader in our field, we have over 45 years of experience and a record of continual innovation and development. Today, with an ever increasing reliance on spatial and location-critical data, demand for our expertise has never been greater.



GeoComm was founded in 1995 to provide county governments with turnkey emergency 9-1-1 development services. Over the subsequent 21 years, the company has grown to serve local, regional, statewide and military agencies in 49 states, helping the keep more than 100 million people safe. Today, GeoComm has a national reputation as a leading provider to public safety GIS systems that route emergency responders to the scene of the accident on mobile displays within police, fire and ambulance vehicles. Our NG9-1-1 GIS solutions provide GIS data quality control, transformation, and aggregation services as well as NG9-1-1 system emergency call routing. Learn more about GeoComm. 


More than three million websites and mobile applications use the precise location data from Google Maps to create powerful experiences and inform business decisions. From asset tracking to delivery services, today's most innovative businesses depend on the speed, accuracy and comprehensive coverage of our mapping and location services. See how location intelligence can help you find transformative opportunities


Harris Corporation is a leading technology innovator, solving customers' toughest mission-critical challenges by providing solutions that connect, inform and protect. The Harris Geospatial Solutions business area provides state and local government officials with data, analytics and actionable information that enable smarter decisions.

Harris is a data-agnostic provider of commercial satellite and aerial imagery, creates value-added products, and is soon to offer product-on-demand services that leverage ENVI image analytics from our Harris Geospatial Marketplace. Our Geiger-Mode LiDAR sensor collect higher density point clouds on a larger scale (designed for wide area mapping) than has been possible up until now and the first 3DEP contracts are being completed this year. The capability of collecting and processing high density point clouds for large areas opens multiple applications and markets: we can collect once for large areas and make distinct products with different densities to support different applications. 


North West Group is comprised of North West Geomatics Ltd. and Valtus Imagery Services. North West Geomatics Ltd. is a leading aerial data acquisition company, dedicated to providing high-quality digital aerial imagery, LiDAR and related spatial data services to the oil and gas industry, engineering firms, environmental consulting firms, government agencies and other organizations requiring highly accurate, aerial data.

Pioneers of industry-leading spatial data access solutions, Valtus provides users with an easy and reliable storage, management and distribution solution, with software agnostic access being gained through multiple protocols such as OGC, WMS, WMTS, ArcXML and ArcGIS imagery services, thereby allowing them to derive greater value from their data. 


Surdex Corporation is a full service photogrammetric mapping firm that supplies accurate and precise geospatial information to a diverse client base. We provide our clients with high quality mapping services to include aerial image acquisition, LiDAR acquisition and processing, digital orthphotography, planimetric and topographic mapping and data hosting.



911 Datamaster is a full-service GIS data technology integrator and software developer, specializing in NG9-1-1 GIS data management, validation and routing technologies. 911 Datamaster is a leader in public safety NG9-1-1 with 23 years of validation and routing leadership that provides unparalleled insight into our software development. Our commitment to improving NG9-1-1 software, combined with our attention to detail, allows us to support both individual local needs and statewide requirements.  


Boundless is the leader in commercially supported open GIS (geographic information systems). Unlike proprietary, licensed solutions, Boundless opens the world of geospatial data to any user. The experts at Boundless reduce the cost and time of deploying and managing geospatial software with a scalable, open GIS platform - including Exchange, Suite, Desktop and Connect - and a powerful ecosystem of geospatial knowledge, tools and resources. Learn more at boundlessgeo.com | Join the GIS community at https://connect.boundlessgeo.com/ | Follow Boundless @boundlessgeo


Dewberry's geospatial and technology services is one of the largest and most advanced geospatial services providers in the world. For more than 30 years, our staff of 300+ geospatial professionals (many with clearances) have been offering progressive multi-technological solutions to clients such as USGS, FEMA, NOAA, U.S. Army, and the NGA.


Hexagon Geospatial helps you make sense of the dynamically changing world. Known globally as a maker of leading-edge technology, we enable our customers to easily transform their data into actionable information, shortening the lifecycle from the moment of change to action. Hexagon Geospatial provides the software products and platforms to a large variety of customers through direct sales, channel partners, and Hexagon businesses. 


Michael Baker International (Baker International) is a leading global provider of engineering and consulting services which includes planning, architectural, environmental, construction, program management, and full lifecycle support services, as well as information technology and communications services and solutions. Baker International provides its comprehensive range of services and solutions in support of U.S. federal, state and municipal governments, foreign allied governments, and a wide range of commercial clients. With more than $1.3 billion in annual revenue, Baker International has more than 6,000 employees in more than 90 offices located across the U.S. and internationally.


The Sanborn Map Company, Inc. is a full-service company that has been in continuous operation since 1866. Sanborn offers comprehensive geographic information solutions and photogrammetric mapping services to city, county, regional, state and federal government agencies, private companies, and international clients. Our services include ground control surveying, data collection and utility inventory, aerial photography and ortho photo production using digital mapping cameras, airborne GPS, airborne LiDAR data acquisition and production for digital elevation/terrain modeling, planimetric and topographic mapping, 3D photo real building modeling, oblique imagery, mobile LiDAR collection and processing, GIS and CAD database creation, asset inventory creation, land mapping, pervious and impervious mapping, fire risk assessments and parcel, facility, and data conversion mapping.


Established in 1911, Woolpert is a design, geospatial and infrastructure management firm that integrates services and applies technologies to benefit its federal, local/state and private sector clients. Nearly 40 percent of our staff is surveying, mapping, GIS, or remote sensing professionals, and we remain dedicated to investing in and maintaining cutting-edge technology. Our design group provides services that center on the built environment through planning, architecture and engineering. Our infrastructure management group focuses on watershed management, water and wastewater services, and information technology and management consulting.



Applied Geographics, Inc. provides geographic information systems (GIS) and geospatial information technology (geospatial IT) consulting services and custom solutions that help businesses to increase profitability and government departments to increase efficiency and service. AppGeo's continual innovation on today's leading geospatial platforms and web technologies (Google, Esri, CartoDB, open source and others) makes us your go-to partner for "going beyond traditional GIS."


Quantum Spatial, Inc. (QSI), the nation's largest independent geospatial data firm, provides geographic insights to government and corporate organizations that need geospatial intelligence to mitigate risk, plan for growth, better manage resources and advance scientific understanding. A pioneer in advanced mapping technology, QSI's end-to-end solutions and services deliver the industry's highest data quality and accuracy, while leveraging the widest array of technologies for analyzing all types of terrains. Customers use the company's acquisition, processing, analytics and visualization solutions in a range of technical and scientific disciplines - from geology and biology, to hydrology, forestry and civil engineering. Utilities, oil and gas producers, engineering and construction firms, as well as the military and major government agencies, are QSI customers. QSI has multiple offices around the country. For more information, visit our website, join us on LinkedIn or follow us on Twitter.


Safe Software is the maker of FME and global leader in spatial data transformation. Connecting data between 350+ formats including CAD, GIS, database, raster, 3D, XML and cloud, FME enables users to create automated workflows that extract, transform, load, integrate, validate and share data. Since 1993, FME has enabled thousands of customers worldwide to leverage their data precisely where, when and how it's needed.


Founded in 1962, The Schneider Corporation is a leading provider of geospatial and e-government solutions to hundreds of municipal, county, state, federal and private entities. A technology leader, Schneider provides innovative, industry-leading solutions to help organizations get the most from their limited resources, with creative product solutions such as Beacon a qPublic.net (local government information portals), Permitting (cloud-based permitting and workflow management), and IDAM (damage assessment software). Serving nearly 20 percent of the counties in the U.S., Schneider has a wide geographic footprint with several regional offices across the country. Schneider is a registered WBE and HUB.


TomTom Maps is a leading provider of global map and traffic data sourced from a community of 450 million connected devices. We offer cloud-based products and platforms that allow developers each access to TomTom's map API and content to create location-enabled applications. TomTom Maps focuses on two types of customers: consumer, where TomTom's products are incorporated in end user applications for smartphones, wearables and tablets, and on the internet; and enterprise, serving government and traffic management agencies, and business users for location-based applications such as geographic information systems (GIS).



Directions Media is the industry's oldest and most respected source of geospatial information technology news and commentary. Its objective is to engage, inform and inspire the geospatial community through articles, newsletters, webinars and social media. Directions engages, informs on the latest industry developments and inspired the solving of real-world business challenges using the latest geospatial information technology. 


StateScoop features the latest leaders and innovators, news and events in state and local government technology. StateScoop gathers top leaders from across government, academia and the tech industry to discuss ways technology can improve government, and to exchange best practices and identify ways to achieve common goals.