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Two New Formats Recently Added to Popular Story Map Apps
Winners of the Esri 2016 Storytelling with Maps Contest were announced at the Esri User Conference in San Diego. The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society took grand prize for its Story Maps of the organization’s 2015 annual report. The annual contest, which had a record-breaking 965 submissions, invites individuals and organizations to create narratives using Story Map apps that combine interactive maps with multimedia content.
Contestants employed a variety of Story Map formats, including Story Map Tour, which presents a series of geo-tagged photos, and Story Map Journal, combining long-form text with rich multimedia content.
Engage with your peers to learn how they are improving business efficiency and managing technology change with GIS. The Summit will feature two successful customers and focus on participation, networking, and attendee collaboration.
Don’t miss the GIS Managers’ Open Summit on Tuesday, June 28!
GIS managers, business and technology strategists, and other decision makers are encouraged to attend. The Summit is free but registration is required.
The Summit runs on Tuesday from 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. in Ballroom 20 A.
The Ai Esri Connection is a joint exhibit between The Art Institute of California—Inland Empire and Esri. It celebrates the unique relationship that has developed over the years between the two organizations. Together, they have focused on cultivating student success and educating them on career opportunities that are available, particularly in the fields of GIS, technology, and design.