Event box

This workshop will introduce basic concepts of geographic information systems (GIS), including hands-on training to getting you started with a GIS project.

Software Used: Esri ArcGIS for Desktop

Topics

This workshop covers:

  • projection and coordinate systems
  • transforming tabular into spatial data
  • creating color-coded maps
  • conducting basic spatial analysis
  • types of and best practices to manage spatial data

Before you come

This workshop is designed for attendees who have the following:

  • a Yale NetID to use lab machines
  • basic experience with the Windows OS

Please email gis_reference@mailman.yale.edu with any questions about this workshop.

Date:
Thursday, September 28, 2017
Time:
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Location:
17 Hillhouse: Library classroom, 07
Campus:
Hillhouse
Categories:
Center for Science and Social Science Information (CSSSI), Data, GIS & Geospatial Workshops, StatLab

Event Organizer

Profile photo of Miriam Olivares
Miriam Olivares