What is IMIA

International business networking and education are the key foundations of The International Map Industry Association (IMIA) in 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. More details…


International Map Year
The 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.


IMIA is dedicated to fostering the exchange of ideas and information and enhancing your knowledge and understanding of the mapping and spatial information industry. Join IMIA to receive all the benefits of membership.

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Upcoming Events

IMIA Americas 2016 Conference will be held in San Diego, CA US from Nov 29th – Dec 1st 2016. We have put together an exciting program with presentations and plenty of networking opportunities. Come & join us in San Diego…

Tremendous savings on software products

IMIA is pleased to provide special offers and benefits to our members. We currently have the following programs available. If you are not a member, please join IMIA so you can take advantage of these offers!



Mapping News

  • Avenza Maps Pro Now Available to Industry Professionals
  • East View Geospatial (EVG) has Launched MapVault™
  • Esri, Waze and You Partnering to Shape Intelligent Transportation Systems
  • How The Gorgeous Language Of Maps Helps Us Understand The World
  • The Real 2016 Political Map is Shockingly Different from CNN’s

Members’ Update

  • AND Appoints Bennett Moe as VP Sales to Expand Business in North America
  • IMIA Americas New Member – 81 West Cartography, LLC.
  • TomTom Telematics Confirmed as Europe’s Leading Fleet Management Solutions Provider for Second Year

Mapping Events

  • IMIA Americas Conference & Member Showcase

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