What is eFLURISA?

eFLURISA is an initiative of the Florida URISA Chapter intended to promote education and networking for the GIS community in Florida. This program brings you educational webinars, interactive presentations and collaborative virtual meetings without putting a strain on your travel or training budget.

FLURISA webinars are free of charge for members. If you are not a member JOIN  now!

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Upcoming Webinars include:

April - Florida Division of Emergency Management
Presenter - Richard Butgereit
Description: This presentation will review some of the latest use of GIS to meet the missions of the Florida Division of Emergency Management and the Florida State Emergency Management Team (SERT) Topics to be covered include - enhancements to GATOR, the SERT’s Common Operation Picture; use of HAZUS; the SERT’s Geoportal (ArcGIS Online); and an update on the 2014 Statewide Hurricane Exercise.
Date:     Wednesday, April 23, 2014
Time:    1:00 PM - 2:00 PM EDT

Title:      Drayage Modeling Using GIS: A Vancouver, BC Case Study
Description: Douglas Lynch, GISP, Senior GIS Planner/Project Manager with TranSystems will present a study case of drayage modeling using GIS.
Date:     Reschedule in process
Time:    TBA
Registration: www.flurisa.org > click in the eflurisa tab.

May - CDM Smith - How to Avoid Spinning Your Wheels During Mobile Application Development
Presenter - Darren Mackiewicz
Date - TBA

*members, please login into www.flurisa.org and go to eFLURISA tab for more information and webinar registration
**non-members, please email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it for more information

If you missed any of these eFLURISA webinars, then Login to the FLURISA website www.flurisa.org and click on the e-FLURISA tab. From there you can download and review the presentation (powerpoint with audio). Please note: not all presentations are currently available.

Last Updated (Tuesday, 01 April 2014 14:57)


Past eFLURISA Webinars

GIS in Emergency Management
Mapping with Unmanned Airborne Systems
PlatformPictometry Web Integration and Deployment
An overview of new features in Google's Geo Platform
Risk-Based Asset Management for Utility Infrastructure
ArcGIS Online - Transforming Your Organization
A GIS Survival Guide for the 21st Century
GISCI Presenting on the GISP Certification and Re-certification Process
URISA's GIS Corps - Making a Difference
I've Seen the Future and it's in my Browser
LiDAR Webinar Series (Part 3)
LiDAR Webinar Series (Part 2)
LiDAR Webinar Series (Part 1)
Flood Hazards: Collection and Dissemination of Spatial Data
Asset Management Part 3
Asset Management Part 2
Asset Management Part 1

If you missed any of these eFLURISA webinars, please click the above link (you will be prompted to login if you aren't already logged in). From there you can download and review the presentation (powerpoint with audio). Please note: not all presentations are currently available.

Last Updated (Wednesday, 23 April 2014 18:15)


Members Spotlight

  • Laura Constantino

    I received a M.S. from the University of Florida in Environmental Engineering and primarily have experience in the water and wastewater fields. For the past five years, I have been responsible for coordinating and managing GIS projects and developing and managing asset inventory and mapping programs. My projects have also included thematic mapping, geodatabase design, data conversion and field data collection and validation using sub-meter GPS equipment.

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