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Monday to Friday
10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Workshops are open to all! Sign up isn't necessary, but encouraged. See: https://tinyurl.com/y8oq93e3
February 8, 2018 (Thursday) 4:00–5:00
An introduction to the basics of Geographic Information Systems (GIS). Learn to navigate and visualize demographic data from the U.S. Census and election data in a final map product.
February 22, 2018 (Thursday) 5:00–6:00 Pizza provided - Registration Required
Contribute to humanitarian missions by identifying infrastructure in satellite imagery to inform government and NGOs for effective response. Participants can choose to complete a disaster mapping task from Humanitarian OpenStreetMap, or map potential modern slavery sites for Rights Lab’s Slavery from Space project.
March 8, 2018 (Thursday) 12:00–1:00 Pizza provided - Registration Required
Webinar by the World-Wide Human Geography Data Working Group (WWHGD) with speakers from the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, University of Wisconsin-Madison, US Military Academy, Humanitarian OpenStreetMap Team, and US State Department.
March 28, 2018 (Wednesday) 4:00–5:00
Learn how to make interactive online maps with ArcGIS Online.
March 29, 2018 (Thursday) 4:00–5:00
A compelling visual storytelling platform that combines narrative text, interactive maps, and multimedia in a single web-based presentation.
April 4, 2018 (Wednesday) 4:00–5:00
Leverage vector and raster analysis to answer spatial questions — after all, everything has a place.
April 17, 2018 (Tuesday) 4:00–5:00
Interested in incorporating GIS in your research but hit a brick wall? Learn methods of finding and preparing spatial data, in addition to exploring diverse datasets from different disciplines.
April 24, 2018 (Tuesday) 4:00–5:00
Learn how to collect and manage geographic data using a GPS unit and post-process results.
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