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  • GIS Leadership & Management
  • Community Resiliency and Sustainability 
  • Social Justice and Equity Implications of GIS
  • GIS Supporting Health and Human Services
  • Data Management and Analysis
  • Geospatial Technology Innovations
  • Inspiring the Future of GIS and Education

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Tuesday, October 1 • 9:00am - 10:00am
Precision Addressing for Community GIS and 9-1-1 - AICP/CM Approved 1.0

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Locating addresses and people precisely and accurately is more important than ever. Finding the exact location of an address is a major focus of emergency responders and community data managers. Attend this presentation to learn more about location precision of addresses related to spatial reference systems, community data management, and related workflows for 9-1-1 emergency preparedness.

  • Addresses and Geographic Names as Spatial Reference Systems
    Martha Wells, GISP, Consultant, Spatial Focus LLC, University Park, MD
    Ed Wells, Retired, URISA Past President
  • How the State of Hawaii Reached Over 99% Synchronization Between MSAG and GIS
    Katja Krivoruchko, GIS Manager, Akimeka LLC, Kihei, HI

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Kathrine Cargo, GISP

GIS Manager, Orleans Parish Communication District
Kathrine Cargo, GISP is the GIS/Mapping Coordinator for the Orleans Parish Communication District (OPCD) . Prior to coming to OPCD in 2002, Ms. Cargo worked for sixteen years in both public and private agencies as a Principal City Planner and GIS Project Manager. Ms. Cargo has a Masters... Read More →

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Martha Wells, GISP

Consultant, Spatial Focus LLC
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Ed Wells, GISP

Retired /URISA President
Ed Wells is retired after 33 years in the GIS field, including nine years as GIS manager of the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority. He is a URISA Past President, and member of the GMI, Professional Education, Policy Advisory, and Conference Planning Committees. During... Read More →
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Katja Krivoruchko

GIS Manager, Akimeka LLC
Katja is part of the team at Akimeka that manages the GIS data for all PSAP (9-1-1) systems in the state of Hawai'i. We are based on the beautiful island of Maui. I am a perpetual student and recently earned an advanced degree in artificial intelligence from Georgia Tech. Prior to... Read More →

Tuesday October 1, 2019 9:00am - 10:00am
Salon 21, 1st Floor