The Young Professionals Network (YPN) is a community for those just starting out in GIS, as well as experienced professionals who are beginning to use GIS. Esri Canada has launched its own chapter of YPN for the Canadian GIS community.
Take your GIS career to the next level!
Take your career to the next level with training and networking that support career development. Learn more about the power of location technology, connect with like-minded peers and industry experts and gain leadership experience that can advance your career.
Discover strategies for career growth and professional success.
Join the YPN community to get the latest information on advances in GIS technology and see how you can use it to enrich your career. Get access to GIS innovators and hear from emerging leaders at events throughout the year.
Grow your network of innovative and tech-savvy contacts.
Meet with industry experts and other young professionals to expand your network. Make connections that encourage career growth, share accomplishments and learn from others at exclusive YPN events.
Develop and use leadership skills that raise your profile.
YPN offers unique opportunities to enhance your leadership skills through discussions, events and mentorships. Get inspired and find new ways to lead the charge in your organization and the GIS community.
Who Can Join?
The Young Professionals Network does not have an age limit. We invite those new to their careers (within 7 years) or more experienced professionals who have recently implemented the use of GIS in their work (new to GIS) to join YPN. We also seek those that are more tenured in their career to provide mentorship and coaching to the community.