International Map YearThe International Map Industry Association endorses the International Map Year 2015 – 2016 as proposed by the International Cartographic Association as a valuable means to promote the importance of maps and Geoinformation.

International Business Networking and Education are the Key Foundations of IMIA

The International Map Industry Association (IMIA) is a truly global organization that represents the world of maps. IMIA is where mapmakers, publishers, geospatial technology companies, location-based services, content producers, and distributors come together to conduct the business of maps. IMIA connects you to colleagues, customers and business partners and keeps you abreast of developments in the mapping industry. With worldwide business networking and education conferences, committee and discussion groups, exchange of business information, IMIA membership is a proven global leadership opportunity.

Additionally, IMIA works in collaboration with other organizations around the globe. The following pdf document outlines one example of how IMIA works with nine other international organizations through the Joint Board of Geospatial Information Societies. More details…

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Introducing IMIA Americas’ New President

Bennett MoeThe International Map Industry Association (IMIA) has announced the election of Bennett Moe, Director of Education with, as the new President of IMIA Americas Board of Directors effective September 29, 2015 at the annual conference. Highly respected in the arenas of cartography and educational publishing, he will oversee the direction of North American centric activities for IMIA. Read more…

Images from recent IMIA Events