Dan Ross

Kansas prioritizes cyber, IT modernization, workforce


On the Priorities Podcast, Kansas IT chief DeAngela Burns-Wallace talks about how cyber fits into her top priorities, and NSGIC’s Jenna Leveille and Dan Ross on the group’s future.

Minnesota mapping official to lead NSGIC on interim basis


Dan Ross, who's leaving state government in January, will temporarily serve as NSGIC's executive director.

Data on pace to dominate GIS in 2020, experts say


Three geospatial information systems experts say data science and data analytics will play a bigger role this year.

GIS leaders increase focus on cyber, artificial intelligence in 2019


On the Season 2 premiere of GIS Addressed, NSGIC's Dan Ross says geospatial leaders are upping their attention on security and how AI will change their roles.

How transportation data can push autonomous vehicle deployment


On GIS Addressed, Minnesota's GIO says all the existing elements of transportation data will be key to the eventual integration of fully autonomous vehicles.

Bird flu outbreak shows importance of GIS data sharing – panelists


In Minnesota alone, officials created more than 1,700 maps during the outbreak earlier this year, but local laws prevented them from sharing their data across state lines.