Upcoming workshop: GIS for the Rest of Us

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Upcoming workshop: GIS for the Rest of Us

July 27, 2018

A screenshot from ArcGIS Online showing Mauna Loa symbolized by lava flow hazard

From Ptolemy to Tobler, cartographers and data scientists help people see the world in new ways. You can too! Join CURA, Byrd Polar and Climate Research Center, and the University Libraries Research Commons for our free GIS for the Rest of Us workshop to learn how! 

This free half-day workshop is designed for:

  • Researchers from All Disciplines New to GIS
  • K-12 Educators
  • Informal Educators
  • Members of the Non-Profit Community
  • Community Members Who Want to Learn More

A team of instructors will provide an overview of GIS and mapping tools from Google, Esri, and Tableau and showcase examples of how GIS can be used for research and education. Breakout sessions will provide training for various levels of experience. Participants are highly encouraged to bring their own devices.  This program is offered through a partnership between the at The Ohio State University.

For more information, or to register for the event, go to the event page on the BPCRC website.