Geospatial Information Systems (GIS) for Government

IDGA Editor

GIS for Government
Addressing the Challenges of Funding and Interoperability

New York, New York
April 11, 2013- The Institute for Defense and Government Advancement (IDGA) announces the GIS for Government Event scheduled for June 24-26, 2013 in the Washington, DC Metro Area

IDGA’s GIS for Government will bring together 20 esteemed speakers and over 20 sessions to address the latest government challenges, strategies and initiatives in GIS, as well as the state of science in Big Data employments and technologies. Hear from GIS leaders on these developments to learn what’s actually happening on the ground.

Top Priorities that will be discussed include
: exploring emerging initiatives and ongoing programs and projects as well as addressing the challenges of funding,analyzing existing systems and issues of interoperability and standardization within geospatial software, and revealing advances in GIS development, and the integration and implementation across various applications.

Learn from an exclusive lineup of the TOP experts in the field of GIS, as well as leading authorities from a full spectrum of government representation: from the Federal, State, and County levels

Key Speakers include:

  • Joshua Gustin,Director, Aeronautical Information Management, Federal Aviation Administration U.S. Department of Transportation
  • Mark DeMulder, Geospatial Program Director, Core Science Systems, USGS, U.S. Department o f the Interior
  • Shirley Hall,GIS Program Manager, Farm Service Agency, U.S. Department of Commerce

To see the full conference agenda or to register, visit

The Institute for Defense & Government Advancement (IDGA): a division of IQPC, is a non-partisan information-based organization dedicated to the promotion of innovative ideas in public service and defense through live conferences and events

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Katrina Savarino