shrug-l: Addresses and IS/GIS Implementation: Key to GIS Success - URISA Workshop - May 9, 2012

Tripp Corbin tcorbin at
Wed Apr 18 13:06:23 EDT 2012

Addresses and IS/GIS Implementation: Key to GIS Success 

A URISA Certified Workshop 


When: Wednesday, May 9, 2012 - 8:30 AM- 5:00 PM 


Where: Middle Tennessee Electric Membership Corporation -- The Annex 555 New
Salem Road Murfreesboro, TN 37129 


Cost: URISA Members - $75 

Nonmembers - $125 

Registration fee includes workbook, certificate of completion, refreshment
breaks and lunch. 

Register online at 


Workshop Description: 

Street addresses are the key, user-friendly geospatial identifier used by
everyone, but addressing processes are usually poorly organized at the local

This workshop will help you understand the addressing process, managing
address data, and organizational challenges. It will guide you in developing
a Master Address Repository that serves the needs of the entire
organization. The workshop will also review the Federal Geographic Data
Committee Street Address Data Standard , and help you understand how the
standard can help you build quality address data. 


Specific topics include: 

.        What is an address? 

.        What are the types of address? 

.        How are addressing systems structured, and addresses assigned? 

.        How do you develop a Master Address Repository 

.        Geocoding and managing addresses in the GIS 

.        Organizational Issues with Addressing 

.        Working with the FGDC Street Address Data Standard 


Intended Audience: GIS Managers, staff members who assign, maintain or use
addresses. This workshop will focus on managing address workflows, address
data, and use.


Instructors: Martha McCart Wells, GISP and Hilary Perkins, GISP


Who we are: 

URISA - the Association for GIS Professionals - is a leading provider of
learning and knowledge for the GIS Community. URISA connects great ideas and
great people to inspire leadership and achievement. We strive to provide
exceptional educational experiences, a vibrant and connected community, and
the essential resources you need to be successful in your career. 


To learn more about URISA's educational offerings, or to learn more about
becoming a member with URISA International, please visit  



Tripp Corbin, MCP, CFM, GISP | Chief Executive Officer
 <> eGIS Associates, Inc.

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