The MAGIP Professional Development Committee is responsible for organizing the annual MAGIP GIS Conference known as the Big Sky GeoCon. It also plans workshops for other times, and is charged with ensuring that the continuing education needs of the membership are met.
The committee recognizes the diverse nature of the GIS community, and is working to broaden the scope of services to to serve all levels of professionals from beginner to advanced. The committee is also expanding the focus of professional development and continuing education opportunities to serve not just "GIS Professionals" but also "Professionals who use GIS".
Committee Chair: Jeff Hedstrom
Professional Development Subcommittees
Professional Certification Subcommittee
Proposal to MAGIP Board to financially support GISP certification through a reimbursement of application fees. For more information please see the attached proposal.
To contact the Professional Development Committee with questions, comments, ideas, or to join the committee send an email