Spring 2022 Meeting

The Spring 2022 Annual Meeting of the North Carolina Geographical Society will take place on Friday, March 18th, in Greensboro, NC. The event will be held on the campus of the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. For people unable to attend in person, there will be a hybrid option as well.

We would like to thank the following 2021 Annual Meeting participates for sharing their research:

  • Kelley De Polt, "Compound Coastal Water Event Risk within Eastern North Carolina"
  • Dennis J. Edgell, "A Fair Candlemas"
  • Julia Cardwell, "Trends in NFIP (National Flood Insurance Program) Participation after Major Hurricanes in North Carolina"
  • Jahmina Ollison, "Dasymetric Mapping of 2016 Population of Washington, D.C. Using Hyperspectral Imagery"

Additionally, we would like to thank the following researchers for submitting and publishing their articles in the most recent issue of the North Carolina Geographer:


Conference Program

The conference will begin on March 18th and will conclude at the end of the annual business meeting. The conference will contain both paper and poster presentations and lunch will be provided before the business meeting.

To submit a presentation for the conference, please visit the Call for Participation page

We are excited to announce that Kent Rothrock of Highland Mapping has agreed to be the keynote speaker for the 2022 NCGS Annual Conference. Kent serves as the company’s CEO and Senior Project Manager and is an expert GIS Analyst and database administrator with a background in custom programming, geospatial database management, and local government GIS operations. He has more than 25 years of experience in the field. Kent holds a M.A. Degree in Geography from Appalachian State University.

More information will be made available in the near future.

Conference Registration

Registration includes admissions, conference materials, lunch, and annual membership in the NCGS. Please visit the Conference Registration page to complete the registration process.

Annual Business Meeting

Agenda coming soon

Conference Venue

The conference will be held on the campus of the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. We will provide more information on the exact location and directions in the near future.