|Digital Spatial Data
Forum and Workshops
21 - 22 June, 2001 at the Masonic Centre, Sydney
This two-day event was organised by CANRI and AURISA in
conjunction with the NSW Department of Information
Technology and Management (DITM).
Forum Thursday 21 June
The forum attracted over 180 attendees and provided a
full day of presentations followed by the launch of
Information Highway project. The day's program
included a presentation ( 944 Kb)
on CANRI by Program Director Jonathan Doig.
Workshop 1 Friday 22 June (am)
resources, environmental and planning information to
meet local & regional needs
This interactive workshop discussed local and
regional requirements and priorities.
Feedback from the
be used to inform government programs currently
developing key whole-of-government websites.
The workshop discussion was facilitated by Peter
Cuming from Sustainable
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Workshop 2 Friday 22 June (pm)
Using standard web
technologies to share GIS data online
This technical workshop explained how to share
spatial data online using freely available
OpenGIS-compatible software. Leading GIS vendors
described the support for OpenGIS offered by their
current and planned products.
A video of Workshop 2 is available for $13.20
(including GST), plus $4 postage. Duration: 2
hours 21 minutes. The CANRI Promotional CDROM
which includes the PowerPoint presentations from
this workshop is included free of charge with
To order your copy, print and complete the order
form, specifying "CANRI Workshop
Video" under "Item". Fax the
completed form to the number indicated on the