The Center for Business GIS and Spatial Analysis (GISAB)

Where Business Intelligence Meets GIS

GISAB in the School of Business seeks to stimulate and support GIS and spatial analysis for business and economics research and education. We develop knowledge through applied GIS research, enrich education and curriculum for business schools, and provide outreach to the academic and professional community.


In accord with the University of Redlands mission of innovative instruction, academic rigor, diversity, and civic responsibility, the Center provides programming that enhances and conveys knowledge in this growing field to help in decision-making and solutions to real world problems.

The Center seeks to...


Increase the level of incorporation of spatial reasoning and GIS in the programs of the university’s and other schools of business


Provide training towards accomplishing excellence in pedagogical aspects of business GIS.


Expand current efforts related to Business GIS and Spatial Analysis research at the university and beyond.


Develop and promote cooperation and collaboration for curricular and research projects inside and outside the university.


The Center for GIS and Spatial Analysis Supports Multiple Functions Click Below to See Future Events 

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Speaker Series

Join us for our next speaker series event to learn about real-world applications of GIS in business from academics, practitioners, and professionals around the world.  See our next event.

Workshops and Conferences

GISAB leaders travel nationally and internationally as featured speakers for conferences and workshops on geographic information systems. Click to view presentation materials.