Forward-thinking governments leverage GIS to prioritise strategies, policies, workflows and enable data-driven decisions.
To better serve the public, smart governments embrace geospatial infrastructure and leverage enhanced insights to make data-driven decisions. Explore the defining technology tenants of a smart government and the role GIS plays in those areas.
ACT Emergency Services Agency are creating global benchmarks in fire preparedness with an automated 'Bushfire Attack Level' tool, providing residents with detailed information about the level of risk to their properties.
Presenters: Glenn Barrett and Mark Noonan, NSW Department of Industry, Lands & Water
Using ArcGIS Online, the NSW Department of Industry, Lands & Water developed Incendo, a web app which enables the recording and maintenance of bushfire data affecting Crown land.
The California Office of Emergency Services (Cal OES) leveraged GIS to visualise information and deploy resources in a timely manner to save lives after the Napa earthquake.
Mapping New South Wales' tsunami history allows for an understanding of how a tsunami can impact NSW and prepares emergency responders for what's to come.