Actionable sustainability solutions for NYC
Discover a geographic approach to planning, managing, and optimizing complex city operations in the face of climate change.
Here you’ll find the latest information on how geographic information system (GIS) technology is being applied worldwide for climate resilience. See how cities use GIS to assess climate risk to people and places, strengthen critical infrastructure against imminent and coming threats, and take action today to secure resources for the future.
Sustainability starts with data-driven decision-making
GIS technology powers digital maps that show everyone what’s happening, and what could happen, where. With shared access to data in real time, interagency leaders can better work together toward common goals and maximize the impact of available resources.
- Climate action
- Resilient infrastructure
A framework for climate action
The life-altering effects of a changing climate are inherently geographic. Risks, impacts, and solutions exist in specific places and require location-based problem-solving. Organizations are finding new ways to adapt and thrive with geospatial technology that is uniquely poised to meet this moment.
Explore climate action content about the power of GIS for creating data-backed climate strategies, including The Climate Checklist that details how government and business leaders can use a proven five-factor approach to assess and minimize climate risks.
Building Everyday Resilience in NYC Infrastructure
This exclusive event from Crain’s New York Business Content Studio and Esri focused on achieving resilient infrastructure in the face of our changing climate.
Access the recording to hear from leaders at organizations using location technology to understand climate impacts, support crucial decisions and investments, and plan infrastructure with an emphasis on sustainability. Discover an actionable approach—backed by today’s best data and technology—for reducing climate risks, making critical systems equitable, and promoting a proactive climate strategy in New York.
Modernizing Airports and Seaports
Leading seaports and airports are leveraging location intelligence to stay competitive. Read about global innovators, from Singapore to San Francisco, using geospatial technology to become next-generation leaders—and learn how your organization can likewise implement these tools to modernize asset management, increase safety and efficiency, support sustainability, and further automation.
Real-Time Intelligence Now
Access the event recording of Real-Time Intelligence Now, a special event from Crain's New York Business and Esri. Hear real-world examples of how New York City executives can improve efficiency and operations. From London city government to Europe's largest port, you'll get an inside look at how complex organizations are using geospatial technology to collect data, analyze it, and share it with everyone who needs it when they need it.
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