Podcast: A Look Back at 9/11 and GIS in NYC - An Interview with Al Leidner, New York City’s GIS Director in 2001

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Welcome to another Directions Media podcast. In this intervifew, editor in chief Joe Francica speaks with Al Leidner of Booz Allen Hamilton. Back in 2001, Mr. Leidner, was the director of New York City's GIS project at the city's department of Information Technology and Telecommunications or DoITT and the person most responsible for coordinating geospatial technology during the attack on the World Trade Center on September 11. Mr. Leidner takes a look back at the events of that day and how GIS became an integral part of the recovery efforts.


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