Here are some interviews with some of the people who spoke at the Mapathon on Monday, June 8th, after the State of the Map US Conference.

AGS Councilor and GOTUS at the White House Mapathon

Lee R. Schwartz, one of the American Geographical Society Councilors and the Geographer of the United States was recently featured on CNN at the White House Mapathon!

The New Arctic Ocean

Check out our latest blog "The New Arctic Ocean: U.S. Chairmanship of the Arctic Council During a Dynamic Time"

Unveiling Ubique

Explore our new interactive webpage for updates on Society and Council news, our forum on current geospatial issues, spotlights on innovative companies, and our calendar of events and deadlines.

UBIQUE Company Spotlights

Companies and organizations who are doing innovative and inspiring geo-spatial and geographically focused work are featured on UBIQUE's Company Spotlight page!


June 29, 2015 - News and Information

AGS Councilor Faye Cuevas Speaks at GEOINT 2015!

AGS Councilor Faye Cuevas speaks on her incredible involvement in addressing Wildlife Poaching and Illicit Trafficking in Africa as she introduces a panel of international experts at the GEOINT 2015 Symposium this past week in Washington, D.C! AGS will be holding a one day Symposium on the connectio... Read more...


June 26, 2015 - News and Information

Get to Know Dr. Lawson Brigham: AGS Councilor on the Frontline of Polar Issues

American Geographical Society Councilor Dr. Lawson Brigham works at the frontline of policy and research regarding polar issues, focusing mainly on the Arctic. He is currently a Distinguished Professor of Geography & Arctic Policy at the University of Alaska Fairbanks, a Fellow at the U.S. Coast... Read more...


June 22, 2015 - News and Information

DigitalGlobe: Seeing a Better World

DigitalGlobe is one of the leading global providers of high-resolution satellite imagery and geospatial analysis. Founded in January of 1992 as one of the first satellite imaging companies, DigitalGlobe currently operates a constellation of satellites that provide imagery to numerous government agen... Read more...