Smart Cities: A Location-based Idea

Richard Leadbeater, Esri

Our World Is Changing Rapidly
Creating Many Challenges For Our Country And Your Organizations

Climate Change Population Political and Social Conflict Loss of Biodiversity Energy Water Security Natural Resources

Economic Uncertainty Urbanization and Land Use Human Health Security Technology Advancements Poverty and Inequality Globalization

. . . We Need Collective Intelligence and Understanding

A Resource

Geospatial Systems Are Helping Us Understand
Policy

Understanding

Sharing and Collaboration

Knowledge

Integration

Information

Mapping

Data

. . . Helping Us Make Better Decisions

Managing Natural Resources and Agriculture
River Management Know Your Farmer & Food Crops

Forest Atlas, DRC

USDA

USDA NASS/George Mason University World Resources Institute

US Department of State

Forest Atlas Land Cover Change Geologic Mapping
USDA Forest Service

Hydrologic Analysis

Assessing Population and Housing
2010 Census Maps Census Maps (TIGERweb) Population Center

Census

US Census Bureau

Housing and Socioeconomic Needs

Demographics and the Mail

Community Planning and Development

Postal Service

Human Health
Food Contamination Tracking Imports HIV Infected Population Spread of HIV–DRC

Food and Drug Inspection

USAID/ICF Macro/Blue Raster, LLC US Department of State

Cancer

Influenza

Physician Visits

Healthcare Safety

National Cancer Institute

Planning For and Managing Emergencies
Populations Affected Situation Awareness Fire Planning and Response Hurricanes

Evacuation Management

National Park Service
SimSuite USACOE

Earthquake Planning Flooding Search and Rescue Tornado Damage

Kentucky, FEMA

US Coast Guard

National Guard

Alabama

Planning and Managing Facilities
Energy Consumption Campus Management
Phone Mapping Critical Inventory Management Waste Storage

Urban Design

Space Optimization GIS and BIM Integration

Good GeoInformation Products

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Provide Timely Information Disseminate Knowledge Communicate Importance Support Decision Making Illustrate Time Show Status and Performance Show The Future
Effectively Telling a Story . . .

Helping Us Understand . . . . . . And Make Better Decisions

GIS Is Changing How We Approach Our Community
Evolving Technology And Science Are Expanding Our Capabilities

Services Bandwidth Scalable Open Access Wireless Mobile Big Data Usability Location Analytics

Volume
Collaboration Web

Access

Connectivity

GIS

3D

Social Networking Enabled Imagery Integration Collaboration Ownership Analytics Analysis Services Tracking Access Distributed Real Time Privacy Sensor Network Predictive Mobile Security Real Time GPS

Data

Measurement
Crowdsourcing Remote Sensing Lidar

Computing

Science

Performance Visualization Cloud SaaS

Modeling Collaboration

Helping Us Understand Our World

A New Pattern Is Emerging
An Intuitive Platform For Sharing, Discovery, Access and Use
Knowledge Workers
Managers

Geospatial Professional Policy Makers

Casual Users

Creating An Online Collaboration Framework

This Will Provide Access & Common Infrastructure
Connecting Federal Agencies and Stakeholders

Integrating and Synthesizing Information from Many Sources

Facilitating Communication and Collaboration

Breaking Down Barriers Between Institutions, Disciplines and Cultures

The Geospatial Platform Is Emerging
Providing A Framework For Sharing National Information

Weather Agriculture Catalog Maps Geospatial Platform Apps Groups Content Environmental Natural Resources

Distributed Services (cloud datacenters) Other Agencies

Organizing Many Communities . . . . . . Providing Common Infrastructure

This Pattern Will Also Help Coordinate Work
Integrating Activities Across Organizations

Analyzing Managing Data

Visualizing Design & Planning Decision Making

Measuring
Acting

ArcGIS Online Organizes Geospatial Content
Makes it Accessible Across An Organization

User and Content Management Cataloging Grouping Hosting

Catalog Groups Hosting

ArcGIS Online

. . . A New Architecture . . . For Managing and Providing Easy & Secure Access

Intelligent Web Maps Are the New Medium
Integrating Services (Data, Maps, Models . . . )
Accessible Easily Created and Shared

Supporting
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Information Pop-Ups Dynamic Web Services


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Temporal Data
Spreadsheets Spatial Analysis Annotation and Sketching
Services and Data

. . . Publishing and Sharing Good Information Products

Intelligent Web Maps Can Be Used Everywhere
Social Media

Smart Phones

Any Device
Tablets

Web Sites

Desktop

One Map
ArcGIS Online

Browsers

. . . Enhancing Access and Collaboration

ArcGIS Online Integrates Other Platforms
Geospatially Enabling Content Across the Enterprise

Microsoft SharePoint & Office

IBM Cognos

Salesforce

Supporting Direct Integration