Keynote – Clint Brown
The Human Era of GIS
Clint Brown September 2018
So far, there have been two great eras in the history of GIS: the Conceptual Era and the Implementation Era.
Today, we are seeing the emergence of the third — The Human Era. Most recently, the explosion of Web GIS has enabled profound, new opportunities for how GIS can be applied more broadly across organizations and communities.
What does this mean? Why is it so important and exciting? And what makes GIS one of the most exciting fields to be a part of in the coming years?