Christopher Thomas

Christopher Thomas, Director of Government Markets on the Industry Solutions team at Esri team focused on state and local disciplines. He has over 30 years of experience working in and with national, state and local governments implementing technology. As a strategist and subject matter expert, Christopher works to identify emerging trends GIS can support.

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A New Year’s Resolution All GIS Professionals Should Embrace: Become a GIS Ambassador

Educating others on the power of GIS and what you can do with GIS is a powerful and important opportunity.

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From Roads to Airways, How Will Governments Successfully Manage Drones in Their Community?

Explore how governments will use GIS to manage drones and the airways.d

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A Conference with the Intent to Save Lives and Improve Living

With the heightened role of GIS due to the pandemic, now is the time to capitalize on lessons learned, best practices, and repeatable patterns.

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Responding to a Health Crisis May Never Be the Same, or Will It?

Health professionals need a more prominent seat at the table for emergency response and the community must embrace GIS as an essential tool.

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When Regional Governments Rise, Everyone Benefits

How GIS helps jurisdictions of all sizes level the playing field and improve holistic planning

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Considering the Impacts of COVID-19 on the Elections Process

With new challenges, elections officials can leverage trusted elections solutions for ensuring public safety and social distancing.

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