Utility members of the ICI Society value the unique opportunities to increase efficiency and cut operational costs through the Society’s data sharing and networking infrastructure.
The Society is a key collaboration hub for GIS expertise, data services and relationship building across industry and within all levels of government.
Society members have been instrumental in developing innovative solutions to complex data sharing and integration needs over the past 20 years.
Through these initiatives, members share data, industry standards and best practices, gaining operational efficiencies and cutting costs associated with time-consuming data sourcing and data-inquiry responses.
Membership in the Society supports:
- efficient communication between utilities,
- safe operations and emergency response,
- optimized infrastructure planning and operational service delivery,
- shared spatial reference data for engineering and survey work.