How the contest works

  • Plan a GIS event (large or small) on the GIS day or any day in the week starting on 12th November.
  • Register your plan on this link.
  • Check out and use the resources available on the webpage.
  • Post celebration; submit your report to Your report should include how you celebrated, what was done, how many people attended, how the event was promoted on social sites, how much awareness it created, some pictures/videos etc. You can download the report template from the resources.
  • Entries will be judged and three best celebrations will be awarded.

Judgement Criteria

  • Awareness created / Audience touched
  • Activity vastness
  • Digital presence
  • Overall impact


  • Celebration can happen in the week of 12 November but preferably on 14 November, 2018
  • Reports submission by 30 November, 2018

*Scale of event will not be considered for judgement.

Top 3 most comprehensive and innovative celebrations would be given the special recognition trophy of Esri India’ GIS Day 2018 – Celebrate and Win Contest.