Packed with examples and practical knowledge, this session will show the importance of having access to good addresses and the risks involved when addresses are incorrect or out-of-date. Is your organization prepared to make this type of investment? What can happen if you don’t?
- What is an address repository?
- What are the benefits of having an address repository in for local governments?
- Geoauditing: What is it and why is it important?
- Why addresses are central to good local government and enterprise information architectures
Speaker Bio: Martha McCart Wells
Ms. McCart Wells was co-chair of the FGDC Addressing Standards Working Group that championed adoption in 2011 of the United States Thoroughfare, Landmark, and Postal Address Data Standard. She had been the primary instructor of the very popular URISA Addressing Workshop for several years. As founder of Spatial Focus, Inc., she brings over 40 years of experience in local government planning and zoning, organizational issues, budgeting, project management, real estate development, transportation planning, and coastal zone management.