Project Management for Geographic Information System (GIS) Professionals

December 3-4, 2020


Thursday, December 3, 2020 : Central Time

8:45 – 9:00 a.m. :: Log In

9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. :: Course Timing 

12:30 – 1:15 p.m. :: Lunch Break


Session Goals & Deliverables

Justifying a GIS Project

Establishing a GIS Project Leadership Team

Setting the Scope

What about the Regulatory Body?

Go Forward Approval

Staffing the Project

Project Kick-off

Vendor Selection

Management Oversight

Project Execution and Principles

Friday, December 4, 2020 : Central Time

8:45 – 9:00 a.m. :: Log In

9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. :: Course Timing


Change Management

Dealing with the Inevitable Catastrophes

Celebrating Successes


Project Closure & Sustainment

Wrap Up


Chuck Legg, Professional Engineer, Province of Ontario

Chuck’s career spanned 37 years in the natural gas industry at a natural gas storage, transmission and distribution company in Ontario, Canada.  His experience included various Engineering, Operations, and GIS roles within the Utility, and he was the Project Lead for a corporate-wide GIS Replacement Program and subsequently managed the Corporate GIS system. His experience also includes field operations, engineering design, system planning, and engineering standards.

During his career he also spent time mentoring and training new Engineers. He was also involved in various industry committees and organizations and presented at industry conferences during his career. Chuck graduated with a BSc in Civil Engineering from the University of Waterloo. He is a registered Professional Engineer in the Province of Ontario and a current member of GITA.


We will be using Microsoft Teams to facilitate your participation in the upcoming event. You do not need to have an existing Teams account in order to participate in the broadcast – the course will play in your browser and you will have the option of using a microphone to speak with the room and ask questions, or type any questions in via the chat window and our on-site representative will relay your question to the instructor.