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Wisconsin GITA Data Collection Solutions Seminar
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Wisconsin GITA Data Collection Solutions Seminar

Wisconsin GITA: Data Collection Solutions Seminar

When: Wednesday, April 26, 2017
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Where: ATC
W234 N2000 Ridgeview Pkwy Ct
Waukesha, Wisconsin  53218
United States

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Wisconsin GITA Announces:


Data Collection Solutions

Wednesday, April 26, 2017


Mark your calendars and plan to attend this seminar sponsored by the Wisconsin Chapter of the Geospatial Information and Technology Association and hosted by the American Transmission Company (ATC).


Date:             Wed, April 26, 2017

Time:             9:00am – 1:00pm

Location:      ATC

W234 N2000 Ridgeview Pkwy Ct

Waukesha, WI 53218


9:00 am        Welcome & Introduction

9:05 am        Green Bay Water Utility - Jeff Wolford, P.E.

Data Collection

Data Collection is necessary in today’s world.  Every construction project has tons of data that could be important in the future.  We will show you have the Green Bay Water Utility has decided to efficiently collect data by using a Trimble Yuma in the filed using WISCORS and how the data is dropped it into our GIS program for easy retrieval in the future. 


9:50 am        Wisconsin Emergency Management – Colleen Hermans, GIS Analyst

GIS in Emergency Response: 2016 and Beyond

The summer of 2016 saw two Federally Declared Emergencies in Wisconsin. We will look at the GIS response to both of those incidents, lessons learned and the future plans Wisconsin Emergency Management has for GIS during and after a disaster.


10:40 am    City of Kenosha / Ruekert & Mielke, Inc – Emma Reed & Brian Cater, City of Kenosha, Bronson Jastrow (R&M)

Data after collection – Reporting and Recall

We will review a collaborative solution that turned inspection records into a dynamic planning resource. By sorting, filtering, combining, and aggregating information, the tool creates informative views of collected data to help decision makers plan budgets and operations.


11:30 am      Lunch & Sponsor Presentations


12:00 pm      Peoples Gas – Vladimir Vojvodic, Sr GIS Specialist & David Burke, GIS Technician

Gas Meter Marking in Chicago

Peoples Gas initiated a large-scale meter marking initiative in Chicago to streamline the construction process and lessen the impact on customers.  We will demonstrate how ArcGIS Online and Collector are leveraged in conjunction with FME to capture data and track progress.


12:50 pm      Wrap-up


Cost:              Free - Lunch is included!


To register, please reply to email (TymT@AyresAssociates.comor contact me at one of the phone numbers listed below.


Thomas J. Tym

Technology Solutions Leader

Ayres Associates
N17 W24222 Riverwood Drive, Suite 310  Waukesha, WI  53188-1132
T: 262.523.4488 • C: 414.758.1351

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