8D – Geographic Data in the Service of Field Management

Geographic Data in the Service of Field Management
Presentation & Discussion: Field Tech (Soft Tech)
8D - Tech

1:30pm-2:45pm on Tuesday, 5/21/2019

Tom Thomson

Tim Olson, U.S. Census Bureau

Session Focus
Location data is playing an increasing role in the management of field survey operations. The presentations in this section demonstrate how geographic data can be used to detect falsification and maximize the productivity of field efforts.

  • Where Have You Been?!? Providing Field Managers with Location Data to Monitor and Manage Field Staff - David Bergeron, RTI International
  • Using GPS to Detect Falsifiers: Today's Practices, Tomorrow's Vision - Andrew Williams, Westat; Tammy Cook, Westat
  • Developing a Customized, Google Maps API-driven Case Management Interface - Augie Salick, University of Wisconsin Survey Center