Mapping Reinvented: How Progressive Governments are Unlocking the Power of Location

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Local governments need to improve efficiency and constituent service now more than ever. A new essential tool in the progressive government toolbox is location technology. Mapping has been reinvented and is now incredibly easy to use and can be integrated into everyday activities of local government. Municipalities can harness this new breed of location technology and advance their processes to deliver on citizen expectations. Digital Map Products’ customers are leading the way by embracing mapping and seeking innovative strategies to leverage location in their operations, citizen outreach, and agency-wide decision making. Learn how they are leveraging mapping throughout their organizations to unify internal data and facilitate decisions, and publish information to citizens through consumer friendly online maps. Digital Map Products has extensive experience developing cloud-based mapping solutions for local government. Our technologies drive everyday operations of hundreds of municipalities, revolutionizing local government‘s use of location intelligence.

Presenter(s): 
Benjamin Webb, Matthew Nichols
Biography: 

As a Solutions Consultant for Digital Map Products’ local government solutions, Benjamin Webb has his finger on the pulse of local government’s technology needs. With deep knowledge of GIS technologies and over seven years of experience implementing custom GIS solutions, Benjamin has successfully managed numerous land use planning projects. Benjamin has recently spoken at several conferences including CalGIS, WA URISA, and the International and City and County Managers’ Association. Matthew Nichols is an Account Executive for Digital Map Products’ local government solutions. Working closely with local government entities, Matthew helps them to productively leverage mapping technology to improve internal operations as well as citizen engagement. Matthew aids municipalities in finding innovative ways to integrate, analyze, and share location data across their organization, streamline efficiency and improve decision-making.

Room: 
Homestead 3
When: 
October 17, 2013 - 11:00am - 11:30am
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