What Is Changing in GIS Certification and Why You Should Become Certified

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After 10 years and over 5,500 GIS Professionals (GISP) certified, the GIS Certification Institute (GISCI) will be going down another path with the development of an exam. The exam is still a few years way and the current certification process remains the same, for now. This session will review the current requirements to become a GISP and what can be expected after the exam is implemented. Also, what it means to be a GISP.

Presenter(s): 
Eric Bohard, GISP
Biography: 

Eric Bohard, GISP currently serves on the GIS Certification Institute's Board of Directors. He also manages GIS for Clackamas County. Eric has been using and managing GIS technologies for over 25 years.

Room: 
Landmark
When: 
October 17, 2013 - 3:30pm - 4:00pm
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