Ross Smith – Co Author of the Esri Press Book / PA Consulting
Why invest, or further invest, in GIS technology/capability? How much investment is needed? When will the benefits be delivered? What is the financial case?
TECHNOLOGICAL ADVANCES IN GEOSPATIAL MEASUREMENT
Dr. Jan Van Sickle – Independent Contractor
Technological advances have improved measurement since NAD83 and NAVD88 were rolled out many years ago revealing inadequacies in both. They will both be replaced with reference frames that will be fundamentally different than they are today. This change will not be handled by simple transformations.