Senior Director of Geospatial Strategy
Joe is recognized as an influential technologist and has been a leading advocate of location intelligence and geospatial technology for over 35 years. During his career, he has worked in private companies, start-ups and government organizations, collaborating with leading solution provider such as Esri, Intergraph and MapInfo. Having founded the Location Intelligence Conference in 2004, Francica has also published over 500 technical articles, blog posts and podcasts, and has contributed to three books on location intelligence. He is perhaps best recognized as the past editor-in-chief and vice publisher of Directions Magazine.