Bruce Thompson | Executive Director, Spatial Services
NSW Department of Customer Service

Bruce Thompson, Executive Director, Spatial Services, NSW Department of Customer Service

Bruce Thompson is Executive Director Spatial Services in the government of NSW. He is responsible for the State’s geodetic and positioning infrastructure and for its spatial and mapping functions.  Bruce has more than 30 years’ experience in the spatial sector, primarily in the Queensland, Victoria and New South Wales governments. He is the Chair of the Australia New Zealand Land Information Council (ANZLIC).


Day 2 @ 09:35

The NSW Spatial Digital Twin

  • A complete 3D and 4D model (the NSW Spatial Digital Twin) covering eight local governments (8,000KM2, 400,000 parcels) in Western Sydney has been completed as a Minimum Viable Product, as part of building the Business Case for a state-wide implementation
  • Preparation of the Business Case is underway, with completion expected in February 2021
  • The preparation of the MVP has been invaluable in understanding the cost and benefits that a NSW Spatial Digital Twin will deliver.
last published: 21/Oct/20 11:35 GMT
last published: 21/Oct/20 11:35 GMT
last published: 21/Oct/20 11:35 GMT

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