User Groups

Maine State Webmasters Group
Coordinated through InforME, this group provides networking, training, discussion, and resources for State webmasters. Meetings are held monthly. InforME's Webmaster Galley site also provides tutorials and links to resources. A discussion listserv is also available. [View meeting calendar]

Maine's Software and IT Industry Association (MESDA)
Provides online forums and a calendar of upcoming user group meetings. Current user groups include eCommerce, LINUX, Java, Microsoft technologies, webmasters, and wireless technology. Most meetings are held in the Greater Portland area. [View meeting calendar]

Maine GIS User Group
The purpose of the Maine GIS User Group is to encourage coordinateddevelopment and effective use of geographic information and related technologies. [View meeting calendar]

New England Electronic Commerce Users' Group
NEECOM generally meets three times a year. Topics will vary depending on the interests of the group.

Other User Groups:

Emergency Services Communications Bureau
Project Management Institute (PMI)
Maine Developer Network

DB2 Users Group
Electronic Commerce Users Group
NEURISA (New England Chapter of URISA) OR
URISA (Urban & Regional Information Systems Association)

Arc Info Users Group
Oracle Users Group

NASCIO (National Association of CIOs)
NASTD (National Association for State Telecom& Technology Professionals)
NENA (National Emergency Number Association)
NSGIC (National States Geographic Information Council)

IDB2UG (International DB2 Users Group)
IOUG (International Oracle Users Group)