Geospatial Data Act of 2018 – full text

The US Geospatial Data Act (GDA) of 2018, as part of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Reauthorization Act (H.R. 302), was signed into law on 5 Oct 2018. Below is the full text of the GDA of 2018, excerpted from H.R. 302: [av_hr class=’default’ height=’50’ shadow=’no-shadow’ position=’center’ custom_border=’av-border-thin’ custom_width=’50px’ custom_border_color=” custom_margin_top=’30px’ custom_margin_bottom=’30px’ icon_select=’yes’ custom_icon_color=” icon=’ue808′ font=’entypo-fontello’ […]

Communicating Value of GIS to Policy-Makers

[av_textblock size=” font_color=” color=” av-medium-font-size=” av-small-font-size=” av-mini-font-size=” av_uid=’av-kf1k3x2y’ admin_preview_bg=”] When faced with communicating the value of the IndianaMap and the need for established funding, we didn’t want to create another report sitting in a binder on someone’s shelf. In 2006, the IndianaMap Return on Investment (RIO) Study proved the value of the IndianaMap as an […]

SDI Return on Investment: The Economic Benefits of the IndianaMap

From transportation to public safety to economic development, the IndianaMap supports hundreds of local, regional and statewide projects each year. The IndianaMap was used for response and recovery during this year’s major flooding, tornado, and earthquake events, Honda’s selection of Indiana for its new facility, and much more. $1.7 Billion Supported by the IndianaMap Stories […]