National Spatial Data Infrastructure

Oregon GIO Cy Smith to resign for policy director role

by • 1 year ago

Smith, who helped get the federal Geospatial Data Act passed, will serve in a newly created role at the National States Geographic Information Council.

Geospatial data-sharing effort needs shared strategy for success

by • 3 years ago

The National Spatial Data Infrastructure is celebrating its 25th anniversary — but it remains an unrealized vision of geospatial data sharing.

GIS industry remains at odds over Geospatial Data Act

by • 5 years ago

Some say existing language in the legislation designed to support the geospatial technologies industry would unfairly exclude many firms from bidding on federal contracts.