Communities of Practice

Communities of Practice are monthly industry-based networking meetings for WiGIS members.  These are monthly meet-ups where you connect with other professionals that have a shared industry interest. Hosted by WiGIS and facilitated by WiGIS members, these meetings are an open conversation facilitated by the host and attendees.

The Communities of Practice program is a WiGIS members-only benefit and open to all currently active WiGIS members. Not a member? Find out how easy it is to become one!

Industry practice areas include the following. Use these as a guide. They are not limited to the subareas shown below. You can join any or all of the ones that you have an interest in. 

To register, click the name of the community(ies) you want to join

Public Sector
- First Wednesday of the month

    • Federal, State, and Local government
    • Non-Profit
    • Science and Academia
    • NG-911

Natural Resources
- Second Wednesday of the month

    • Agriculture
    • Forestry
    • Energy
    • Conservation

- Third Wednesday of the month

    • Transportation
    • Utilities
    • Water/Wastewater
    • Broadband

Private Sector
- Fourth Wednesday of the month

    • Consulting 
    • AEC
    • Financial services
    • Real Estate

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