The Schneider Corporation Announces Midwest GIS Seminar Series

Seminars show local government organizations how to use GIS solutions to improve efficiencies

Indianapolis (June 10, 2010) – Local governments interested in learning how to effectively use Geographic Information Systems (GIS) to benefit their operations can attend a free seminar sponsored by The Schneider Corporation ( this June and July in locations throughout the Midwest.

The seminar series, titled “X Marks The Spot: A treasure trove of GIS solutions for local governments,” will include a two-hour presentation of case studies from more than 10 different county and municipal governments that deployed creative GIS solutions in a variety of areas including public safety, cost savings/efficiency, finding revenue and asset inventory.  Case studies will focus on problems the local governments needed to solve, the solutions they deployed, and the results they have achieved.

The seminar series will be presented at four locations:  Davenport, Iowa (June 28), Faribault, Minn. (June 29), Elk Point, S.D. (June 30) and Kansas City, Mo. (July 1).  Details on locations and registration information can be found at

About The Schneider Corporation
The Schneider Corporation provides creative solutions for land, infrastructure and facilities projects that help increase revenue, lower costs and mitigate risk.  Schneider is a leader in providing Geographic Information Systems (GIS) solutions to hundreds of municipal, county, state, federal and private entities.  In a 2009 National Customer Satisfaction survey Schneider was rated “exceptional” or “one of the best” by virtually all respondents for reputation, customer service, product and service quality, and project execution. Our additional expertise in engineering, surveying and architecture enables us to offer an integrated approach to complex projects.  A woman-owned business for decades, Schneider is recognized nationally for its award-winning work. For more information about Schneider, please visit For more information about Schneider GIS solutions, please visit