Goals & Objectives

 

GOALS, OBJECTIVES & STRATEGIES

 

GOALS:  gis-whatwedo

 

  • Increase effectiveness and overall efficiency of spatial data and GIS applications

 

  • Increase accuracy and improve quality of GIS data, systems, standards and procedures

 

  • Establish awareness of GIS and its functions 

 

  • Implement a regional GIS data repository

 

  • Improve communication, collaboration and cooperation of GIS technology

 

GOAL:        Increase effectiveness and overall efficiency of spatial data and GIS applications

 

OBJECTIVE:          Help the region establish, develop and implement GIS technology

 

 

 

STRATEGIES:

 

  • Support the need for expanding and improving public knowledge twohands_gispro
  • Support the development and implementation of GIS maps
  • Assist in the implementation process of GIS applications
  • Provide guidance for GIS data resources

 

 

POTENTIAL RESOURCES:

 

CENSUS Bureau, FEMA, ESRI, SCAUG, TNRIS, TCEQ, TXDOT, RRC, COGs, Columbia Research Center, Educational Institutions, Appraisal districts, Drainage districts, Planning departments, Irrigation districts, Federal Geographic Data Committee (FGDC), IBWC.

 

 

GOAL:         Increase accuracy and improve quality of GIS data, systems, standards and procedures

 

OBJECTIVE:          Familiarize the region with the knowledge and understanding of the GIS applications/data.

 

 

 

STRATEGIES:

 

  • Provide trainings throughout the region
  • Share standards and procedures
  • Provide a centralized information system incorporating the region’s data  gis-nasa-pd
  • Provide database schema guidelines

 

 

GOAL:         Establish awareness of GIS and its functions

 

OBJECTIVE:          Promote, participate and support public educational events

 

STRATEGIES:

 

  • Coordinate and host an annual GIS Day
  • Visit local educational institution events
  • Participate in professional development and career days  tx-flag-gis
  • Promote upcoming conferences and trainings

 

GOAL:         Implement regional GIS data repository

 

OBJECTIVE:          Provide a centralized information system for GIS data

 

STRATEGIES:

 

  • Establish a data repository center
  • Collect and gather GIS data
  • Standardize and QA\QC GIS data  35c6cf67d10d13cb5e9b0eb2884a1393
  • Distribute and share GIS data

 

GOAL:         Improve communication, collaboration and cooperation of GIS technology

 

OBJECTIVE:          To keep an open dialogue among the region

 

STRATEGIES:

 

  • Coordinate and host an annual GIS Day
  • Maintain an active membership status
  • Collaborate with the GIS needs in the region
  • Provide free trainings, socials, and user events