JANUARY 11, 2016
GIS PROGRAM MANAGEMENT WORKSHOP
URISA Certified Workshop
WHERE: UMASS Boston, Science Bldg., 3rd floor, Room 20
TIME: 8:00 am to 4:30 pm
COST: $100 Per Person (includes URISA Workbook and Materials)
INSTRUCTED BY: Peter Croswell, PMP, GISP, President Croswell-Schulte IT Consultants
Today, most government organizations have some type of GIS programs in place. They vary from being in their early stages, to the rebuilding or tuning-up phase, to being completed changed as new technologies and applications emerge. This workshop is designed to provide guidelines for managing your GIS program. It will look at the various organizational and technical issues program managers must address in order to develop a successful GIS program.
The discussions will include managing all aspects of a GIS program from staffing and budgeting to procuring technology and working with vendors. A variety of real world examples will be presented showing a range of GIS programs and their implementations. This course presents an overview of successful and unsuccessful techniques for implementing GIS. Specific topics include:
INTENDED AUDIENCE: GIS Program Management is a must for anyone embarking upon a GIS program, involved with a less-than-successful GIS, or who is seeking ways to improve a successful implementation.
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