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Who is GMIS?

GMIS Illinois is an association of local government information technology professionals dedicated to fostering an environment of sharing as it relates to topics affecting the vastly changing world of technology in the public sector.  We meet to learn about new trends, discuss common problems and learn from each other.  


Mission:  GMIS Illinois provides a common forum for local government technology professionals to collaborate, educate, and innovate.



Connect with over 100 member agencies comprised of state and local government including counties, municipalities, libraries and other special districts.


Many training opportunities are shared through the presentation of case studies, demonstrations, open forums, and real-life experiences.


Quarterly meetings are held in February, May, and August of each year and are hosted by a government member at their facility and streamed remotely.

Corporate Member Access

By becoming a corporate member you get the ability to interact with a wide audience including key decision makers for the public sector.

GIANTS Conference

A three day seminar full of opportunities to network with your peers, learn about new and exciting trends in local government technology, meet with industry leading vendors.

Government Agencies 

Membership in GMIS Illinois is open to your entire agency with a single registration.  You join GMIS Illinois by becoming a member of GMIS International, which provides for an even broader IT perspective from all over the United States and several other countries.

Corporate Agencies 

Your corporate membership provides you the opportunity to attend all GMIS Illinois meetings and allows for personal interaction with IT decision makers. Based on your membership level, there are also opportunities to speak and exhibit at the meetings and our  annual 

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