The Mississippi Association for Spatial Technologies (MAST), is the largest organization of geospatial professionals in our region. Our organization supports professional growth, best practice geospatial standards, and geospatial education within our region. We currently have 100’s of active members in the region with diverse backgrounds including GIS professionals, data scientists, educators, and software developers. Our organization is responsible for the largest regional geospatial conference and for an annual scholarship to promote geospatial education. We meet bimonthly for regular meetings and our geospatial conference is held annually.
“If you are in the geospatial field or looking to get into it, MAST is an excellent avenue for both career-oriented and scholastic opportunities. This welcoming community represents a multitude of geospatial fields and minds, where ideas and info are shared and networking comes easy.”
“MAST has grown to be Mississippi’s leading GIS community that brings together like minds from various sectors across the state. Periodic meetings, workshops and an yearly conference keeps us informed of the resources available and the applications they are being used for, thus bettering our skills and the community around us.”
MAST is an excellent organization for geospatial professional development. It brings people together from varying backgrounds and experiences with a common passion for GIS, remote sensing, and geomatics. MAST provides collaboration, networking, and teaming for the geospatial industry across the Gulf Coast.