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Contest Application for Posters and Maps

Registration Poster Contest
Participants will have an opportunity to present a poster about map topics to engage in a completion, which includes prizes in poster categories.

The details for displaying Posters entering are below:

Map Size: Posters can be any size, but larger sizes are preferred. The maxim poster size is 4 ft x 6 ft, either in landscape or portrait layouts

Judging: Maps will be judged by conference attendees according to the following categories:

Cartographic - The quality of the visual display

Analytic presentation - Communication of meaningful patterns in data

Data Integration - Combining data from different sources

Public Service - Posters that display for the public

Student - Any enrolled in classes pursuing a degree or certificate

Award: Awards will be divided amongst the winners of the categories after ballots are counted. The prize amount for the category will depend on how many are entered. The more entered the higher the overall prizes. There may be a second place prize if there are more then four contestants in a category.

Pickup: Please pick up the poster after the conference to avoid loss of your creative efforts. Posters cannot be removed prior to closing Key Note

Registration Closes on Friday, April 14, 2017, at 5:00 pm.

Contest Information

If you have questions regarding the poster display and competition, please contact
Participation in the contest gives individuals an opportunity to present their work, skill, and knowledge. The organizers look forward to seeing many outstanding maps and posters.