MAGTUG Webinar on Feb 24, 2015

GIS-Based Management Application Support for Snow Removal Operations

Join us for a Webinar on February 24

Space is limited.
Reserve your Webinar seat now at:
https://www1.gotomeeting.com/register/212306177

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Winter Maintenance Management System (WMMS) or Snow Removal Management Systems (SRMS), can give transportation agencies significant benefits. The purpose of this webinar is to give participants a review of GIS-based SRMS, including what different types of systems do and how such systems help agencies improve operational and cost efficiencies, as well as benefits in safety and reduced salt in the environment.

Key components to be covered:

• System definition and typical application functions
• Key systems components and alternatives
• Key data requirements
• Key application issues
• Best practices
• A review of competitive offerings
• How applications integrate with/ link to other wider agency technology, databases and GIS
• Rules of thumb for successful system implementation
• Expected results and benefits
• A quick example of at least one typical software package

As with all management systems, it is emphasized that software and technology alone is not the full solution, but needs to be part of a matrix that combines people, data and business processes aligned and working together.

This webinar is a preview to a workshop being offered at the 2015 GIS-T Symposium in Des Moines, Iowa.

Presenter: Simon Lewis of McMahon Associates
Simon Lewis holds a Master’s degree in Transportation and a PhD from MIT in LRS and geospatial database design. He was very active as a field evangelist for FHWA in teaching GIS best practices courses and in automated highway data collection, in 35 states. The last decade he has focused on transportation asset management applications, including work with major vendors. Currently an Application Engineer with McMahon Associates, Transportation Engineers and Planners, focusing on local agency asset management solutions.

McMahon Associates offers a wide range of transportation consulting services to help government and private sector clients achieve effective planning and engineering of infrastructure to accommodate growth and protect the public’s safety.

Presenter: Daryl R. St.Clair, P.E. of PennDOT
Daryl R. St.Clair is currently the Division Chief of the Maintenance Technical Leadership Division. A customer service driven organization that provides responsive and quality program services to PennDOT, other agencies, and the public to promote and implement a Maintenance First philosophy.

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Title: GIS-Based Management Application Support for Snow Removal Operations
Date: Tuesday, February 24, 2015
Time: 10:00 AM – 11:15 AM EST

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After registering you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the Webinar.

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System Requirements
PC-based attendees
Required: Windows® 8, 7, Vista, XP or 2003 Server

Mac®-based attendees
Required: Mac OS® X 10.6 or newer

Mobile attendees
Required: iPhone®, iPad®, Android™ phone or Android tablet

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