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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
    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

Speakers
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Peter White, GISP

Sr. Product Manager, West Corporation, Safety Services Division
Peter White is Sr. Product Manager for West Corporation' s suite of Public Safety Geographic Information Systems (GIS) products. In this role, he is dedicated to developing and providing geospatial technology solutions that enhance the use of GIS-based data for location accuracy... Read More →
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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
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