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GIS-Pro 2017: THE Conference for GIS Professionals
October 23-26,  2017
Jacksonville, Florida
URISA and its local chapters are pleased to present GIS-Pro 2017 in JAX!  Join us for comprehensive education, networking, and professional development. 

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Wednesday, October 25 • 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Getting Ready for NG 9-1-1 - AICP/CM Approved 1.5

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With the advent of NextGen 9-1-1, GIS has moved to the forefront of locating emergency Calls for Service (CFS). And while there has been talk of NG9-1-1 for years in the emergency response industry, most GIS professionals are relatively new to the topic. Fortunately, the GIS data preparation for NG 9-1-1 should not be too much of a stretch for GIS professionals, but it does require understanding the business case for how the data will be used by 9-1-1. Attend this session and hear from three speakers who have been performing the data prep work on the GIS side in order to transition more smoothly to the NG9-1-1 environment.

Attendance at this session will offer: 1.5 AICP credits

  • Overcoming GIS Challenges of Transitioning to Next Generation 9-1-1
    Dave Peck, Sales Director/GIS, West Safety Services, Huntington Beach , CA
    Peter White, GISP, Sr. Product Manager, West Corporation, Safety Services Division, Longmont, CO
  • Tomorrow\'s 911, Today: Washington State\'s Journey to NG911
    Melissa Liebert, GIS Specialist/Cartographer, Wahkiakum County, Washington, Cathlamet, WA
  • Preparing for NextGen911 - A Regional Approach
    Wendy Peloquin, GISP, Account Manager, GISinc., Jacksonville, FL

Moderators
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Ian Von Essen

Ian Von Essen, Spokane County
Ian is currently the GIS Manager for Spokane County, a position he has held for the past 26 years. Spokane County’s GIS Program has twice been given ESRI’s Special Achievement in GIS award (2000, 2006) and cited as Outstanding GIS Program (2000) by the Washington Chapter URISA (Urban... Read More →

Speakers
avatar for Wendy Peloquin, GISP

Wendy Peloquin, GISP

Account Manager, Geographic Information Services, Inc. (GISinc)
Wendy Peloquin, GISP is an Account Manager at GISinc supporting State and Local Governments and is based out of Jacksonville, FL. She is a graduate of The University of Georgia with a B.S. in Geography and a Certificate in Geographic Information Science (GIS).
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Melissa Liebert

GIS Specialist/Cartographer, Wahkiakum County
Melissa Liebert is the Washington State NG 911 GIS Subcommittee Co-chair and is the GIS Specialist and Cartographer for the Building & Planning Department at Wahkiakum County, Washington. She sits on both National Emergency Number Association working groups under their Data Manag... Read More →



Wednesday October 25, 2017 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Grand 3, Second Level

Attendees (36)