Kentucky GIS Conference

KAMP is proud to announce the dates for the annual conference. The 2015 KY GIS Conference will be held October 12-14 in Owensboro, Ky.

Call for presentations

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June 17th Hazard KAMP workshop

“GIS for You, Your Region and Your Career Path”


When: Wednesday, June 17th, 2015 – 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM Where: Hazard Community and Technical College – Technical Campus Room 109 101 Vo Tech Dr. ( ) Hazard KY 41701 – Phone: 606-487-3065

To Register: Coming soon!

Contact email:; Instructors: Jennifer Schenkenfelder (Kentucky Division of Geographic Information); Dona Hanson (Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development); Vincent A. DiNoto, Jr. (Jefferson Community and Technical College – National Geospatial Technology Center of Excellence); Joshua Farrow (Gateway Area Development District); Jeremy Sandifer (Univ. of Louisville – Center for Geographic Information Sciences); Boyd Shearer (OutrageGIS); Demetrio P. Zourarakis (Kentucky Division of Geographic Information); Scott Dobler (Western Kentucky University – Kentucky Geography Alliance)

Level: Introductory/Intermediate

Capacity: 23 seats; first come – first served, strictly.

Cost: Free (KAMP members); $25 (General) – registrant may elect for this fee to go toward KAMP membership (*)

Style: Hands – on

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Position Opening: LOJIC Customer Support Specialist (Job Bid #15-056)


The Louisville/Jefferson County Information Consortium (LOJIC) GIS is seeking a LOJIC Customer Support Specialist to provide standard and custom hardcopy maps and digital data products to the public sector, private sector and LOJIC partner consultants; draft GIS products/services policy and associated fees; develop programs for and/or administer new standard products and direct consultants in the creation process; create programs for and/or administers highly specialized custom mapping requests; advise LOJIC participants on the technical and pricing aspects of generating, maintaining and establishing new products and fees; oversee the development and maintenance of the LOJIC home page (non GIS components); coordinate the development of the GIS components of the home page with LOJIC staff, participants and consultants; oversee/write programs for the timely dissemination of LOJIC data.


Bachelor Degree in geography, cartography or a related field; three or more years related experience; an equivalent combination of education and experience may be substituted; knowledge of GIS software, cartographic concepts, digital and manual printing, skill in oral and written communication; ability to operate a PC, printers/plotters and associated Windows environment software (e.g. Microsoft Word, Excel, etc.); ability to resolve problems; ability to adapt to a changing work environment and work in a team environment.

Salary Range (Based on applicant qualifications):
Minimum: $44,657.60;  Midpoint: $55,827.20;  Maximum $66,996.80

Deadline for submitting resumes and applications to MSD Human Resources is May 22, 2015.

For more information and instructions for applying for this position, see:

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Job Opening: Louisville Water Company

The Louisville Water Company is seeking a qualified candidate to fill a GIS Technician I/II position. The position is responsible for updating and maintaining Automated Mapping/Facilities Management (AM/FM) data, and facility maps and records by utilizing GIS tools and techniques for data creation, collection, maintenance and display to support infrastructure functions and related utility operations.

Job Posting

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KAMP Workshop




Kentucky State University
May 13th, 2015

More information

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Eventbrite - GIS for You, Your Region and Your Career Path - May 2015

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A Professional Development Opportunity for KAMP Members

Introduction to ArcGIS Pro – A Live Esri Webinar for KAMP Members

Friday April 17th, 2015

10:00 AM – 12:00 PM (EDST)

Webinar description

Whether you’ve spent the last decade working in ArcGIS for Desktop, or you are just beginning to understand and apply GIS, ArcGIS Pro is new to you. Join us for this introductory webinar presented by J.D. Overton from Esri to provide an overview of this exciting new release and learn how you can get started using it for creating, managing, analyzing and sharing spatial data in your organization. This webinar will demonstrate the capabilities of ArcGIS Pro to visualize, analyze, compile, and share your data, in both 2D and 3D environments.

There will be time for audience questions at the end of the webinar.

Please note that the seating is limited to 100 connections.

Eventbrite - ArcGIS Pro Webinar

Want to get an early start?  Check out the ArcGIS Pro homepage at for more information regarding this exciting technology.

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