Identify and engage the entire stakeholder community
All levels of government
Define requirements, challenges and opportunities
Document progress already made, good ideas & challenge current assumptions
Explore implementation issues
Evaluate funding requirements and sources
What’s Been Done?
Funds obligated and contractors selected in August 2009
Koniag Services Inc.
USGS/Census sponsored meeting of federal stakeholders
Briefings at NGAC (12/2009) and TRB (1/2010)
Many delays, but the contract was awarded on 2/1/2010
The Road Ahead
Creation of a Steering Committee
Conduction of interviews, workshops, meetings, surveys, case studies, etc.
Identification of what’s working, what’s needed – current practices, requirements, strategies, standards, documentation
Identification of institutional constraints, capacity, operational authority, motivation, benefits, etc.
Examples of Target Meetings Date Conference Location January 10-14, 2010 The Transportation Research Board (TRB) 89th Annual Meeting Washington, DC February 2010 ESRI Federal User Conference Washington, DC April 12-14, 2010 Geographic Information System for Transportation (GIS-T) Symposium Charleston, West Virginia July 12–16, 2010 ESRI User Conference San Diego, California