February 2017 GISTC Meeting

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GISTC Meetings

Wednesday, February 8, 2017 - 

9:00am to 11:00am

Location Details: 

Department of Health
918 E. Divide Ave., Bismarck, ND 58501 

Meeting Agenda

  • News and information
  • NDGIS Users Conference
  • Hub Data Portal
  • Updated Hub Explorer
  • GISTC Membership
  • Open Forum

Meeting Recap

  • News and Information
    • City boundary legislation passed in the Senate (SB 2188)
    • Mile markers, state/federal roads, and county roads will be updated. DOT is using Esri Roads and Highways
  • ND GIS Users Conference
    • Website is close to being released
    • Full GISTC is during the conference
    • Keynotes are all set, including closing keynote by Dr. Kerski
    • Sponsors need to sign up early to be sure they get an exhibit space
  • Hub Data Portal
    • Almost ready to go
    • The data downloader tool has also been upgraded (using Web Application Builder) so now the entire site can work on a phone or tablet as well as desktop
    • Brief review of the Creative Commons Attribution license - something we are using on the new Hub Data Portal and something agencies may want to utilize
    • Will release this in a transitional manner and eventually shut down the old Hub Data Portal
  • Updated Hub Explorer
    • This has been updated to be responsive design (also Web Application Builder)
    • Still be reviewed before releasing, which will be done over time
  • GISTC Membership
    • Discussion on making sure people know that they can attend the GISTC meetings
    • These are open meetings
    • Historically non-GISTC people have attended
    • If a particular topic is wished to be brought up by non-GISTC, then let us know beforehand to get it on the agenda
    • We will send out a reminder to the listserv to remind people that they are welcome to attend
  • Open Forum
    • Tabled

 

Date of Notice: 

December 12, 2016

Notice Provided By: 

B Nutsch, 701-328-3212

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