GIS Manager’s Workshop

690 Chesterfield Parkway West, Chesterfield, MO 63017
Date: 08/02/2012
Time: 7:00 am
Location: 690 Chesterfield Parkway West
Chesterfield, MO


City of Chesterfield, MO is proud to announce an exciting opportunity for you to attend 2 sessions on leveraging Geographic Information Systems (GIS) for your agency. We would like to invite you to learn more on how GIS can benefit your overall GIS initiatives. Please take a look at the attached fliers for each session and feel free to use the online registration to sign up for one or both of the sessions. These workshops have been grant funded and as such are free to you. Please have each individual that will be attending sign up so we can get an accurate count of each attendee.

Who should attend? Decision makers, stake-holders, (IT Directors, GIS Coordinators, Auditors, 911 Coordinators, Planners, Public works, Public Safety officials etc.)

Please join us for the GIS Manager’s Workshop (Thursday, August 2, 9:00a.m. to Noon)

Topics covered include:

• Introduction to the Key Issues of Managing Enterprise-wide GIS

• Introduction

• Workshop Goals

• Nationwide Statistics

• What is a Successful Enterprise-wide GIS?

• Possible Outcomes (Success or Failure)

• Ensuring Your Organization’s Success

° Needs Assessment and Implementation Plan

° Funding Models

• The Governance of GIS

• Introduction to the Governance of GIS

° Strategic, Tactical, Technical, Logistical

• Governance Models

° Centralized (Corporate) Model

° Decentralized Model

° Hybrid Model

• Describe Your Situation

•Comparing the Benefits and Challenges of GIS Governance Models

• Troubleshooting GIS Implementation

• A Key Ingredient to Governing GIS Within Your Organization

° Developing a Vision, Goals and Objectives

• The Enterprise Implementation of GIS

• Quick Successes

° Tax Parcels

° Address Points

° Street Centerlines

° Aerial Photography

• Educate

• Easy to Use

• Enterprise Tools

° Old School vs. New School

° ArcGIS Server Demo

• The Business Case for GIS

• Everyone Wants the Same Thing

• 16 Return on Investments (ROI)

• ROI Case Studies

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