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Jack Dangermond

American,  Businessman
Total Quotes : 26
World Better Better Future

GIS is waking up the world to the power of geography, this science of integration, and has the framework for creating a better future.

- Jack Dangermond

Small Caught Been

Because we're in a small town and somewhat isolated from the fast lane of high tech, we've been able to grow and concentrate on our work instead of being distracted by the competition and getting caught up in the soap opera of Silicon Valley.

- Jack Dangermond

Modeling Beyond Brings

GIS, in its digital manifestation of geography, goes beyond just the science. It provides us a framework and a process for applying geography. It brings together observational science and measurement and integrates it with modeling and prediction, analysis, and interpretation so that we can understand things.

- Jack Dangermond

Accessible Which Part

ArcGIS is an integrated Web GIS that is supported by services. These are abstracted in a geoinformation model that's managed by the portal, and then accessible by a number of apps, which are the growing part of this system.

- Jack Dangermond

Start Save Executives

Executives are waking up to realize that they can do a lot better, save money, make better decisions if they optimize and start thinking geographically and have a location strategy.

- Jack Dangermond

Technology Using Subjects

GIS is the only technology that actually integrates many different subjects using geography as its common framework.

- Jack Dangermond

Facilitate Shared Using

A number of organizations are already using Web GIS to create shared information and facilitate collaboration, and it is literally changing the way organizations operate.

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Business Like Fact

Something like 80 per cent of business decisions have a location element. In fact, it's probably higher than that.

- Jack Dangermond

Software Cost Technical

We support about 5,000 non-governmental organizations (NGOs) with software, training, and technical support. We provide our software at virtually no cost to them, and they're lighting up the world with what they do.

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Here Scientific Buy

I want to have all that scientific information that we're building be used in designing the future so that people who make geographic decisions - and here it's not just land-use planners, but it's everyone: foresters, transportation engineers, people who buy a house - can analyze all of these information layers and design a future.

- Jack Dangermond

Search Face Dominated

We aren't into the consumer space because that space is largely dominated by search and advertising, and it has a consumer face to it.

- Jack Dangermond

Pollution Increasingly

The world that you and I live in is increasingly challenged. Population growth, pollution, over-consumption, unsustainable patterns, social conflict, climate change, loss of nature... these are not good stories.

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Health Data Patterns

Once you digitize data, you can actually analyze patterns and relationships in geographic space - relationships between certain health patterns and air or water pollution, between plants and climate, soils, landscape.

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More Biodiversity Cities

Our world is evolving without consideration, and the result is a loss of biodiversity, energy issues, congestion in cities. But geography, if used correctly, can be used to redesign sustainable and more livable cities.

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Planning City Garden

Planning a garden, park, building, or city shouldn't be done in an office.

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Interesting Someone Once

Someone once told me be interested, not interesting - that really clicked for me.

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Every Day Amazing Things

We have millions of users around the globe who do amazing things with our technology every day.

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Want Advantage Executives

It takes a while for executives to understand that every company is a spatial company, fundamentally: where are our assets, where are our customers, where are our sales. But when they get it, they light up and say, 'I want to get the geographic advantage.'

- Jack Dangermond

Profits Quickly Also

In a nursery, if you don't take care of those plants, your profits get lost real quickly. You have to weed. You have to water. You have to nurture. Also, you have to take care of your employees in such a way that they do the same.

- Jack Dangermond

Growing Also Grew

My parents owned a plants nursery. We all grew up growing things and planting things and selling things, and I also managed landscape crews.

- Jack Dangermond