EIGS works together with private companies, university research programs, state agencies, and complementary partner programs to research, develop, and market new geospatial technology products from Mississippi. EIGS accomplishes this through three primary functions:

  1. Business Support:
    To grow and serve Mississippi’s geospatial technology industry.
  2. Workforce Development:
    To ensure that the geospatial industry has the workforce necessary to grow and prosper in the State of Mississippi.
  3. Research Support:
    To facilitate geospatial research and development activities to develop marketable products.