Abstracts: December 16th, 2004

This programme is now available to view on egovtv.tv, the online television channel for public service modernisation. It examines Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and Digital Mapping which present an opportunity to streamline many areas of service delivery; from waste collection to school catchments. “Putting GIS on the Map” looks at the development of the business case for GIS adoption, and the steps required to ensure a successful implementation across a range of services and scenarios as well as an economic return to an Authority. The programme includes discussion panels, interviews and case studies involving leading Government and Public Service figures, local authority executives and end-users and key suppliers of GIS and Digital Mapping solutions.GovTV is a dedicated web-cast television channel for senior executives across all public sector organisations and is available free to an unlimited audience at anytime, at any location via the internet.

The programme is available at: http://www.egovtv.tv/site_content/20041119/gis_index.php