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NWFL GIS User Group Digital Media Competition
In conjunction with the Northwest Florida GIS User Group fall meeting, UWF is hosting another online competition to showcase local GIS digital projects.
Anyone who would like to share/display their GIS work at the Northwest Florida GIS User Group Meeting on Wednesday, October 14, 2015 is invited to submit their digital GIS media for peer review and judging. Digital GIS media can include, but is not limited to: webmaps, story maps or digital posters.
More details about the NWFL GIS User Group Digital Media Competition can be found here. Submissions are due to firstname.lastname@example.org by 11:59 PM CST on Sunday, October 4, 2015. Judging will close on Monday, October 12, 2015 and winners will be announced at the User Group meeting.