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Geospatial Semester: Home

This guide is designed to give students, staff and faculty an overview of the geospatial mapping and analysis workshops that are offered in the Winter 2019 semester. If a group desires a workshop at a specific time, please contact cynthia.dietz@umanitoba.

Geospatial Semester

‚ÄčGeospatial Semester Workshops

Use online, desktop, or server mapping tools to understand, analyze and share your data!

For the Winter, 2019 semester, several geospatial workshops are being offered in the Brown Lab of Elizabeth Dafoe Library. Please find the sessions available to you.  GIS maps and visualizations may make your communications and analysis more powerful.  

Please contact the GIS Librarian, cynthia.dietz@umanitoba.ca, with questions or custom data requests. 

Workshop Name

Description

Dates Open to All:

GradSteps Dates:

Introduction to GIS; the Basics

Learn about geospatial data types, and how to access them. Use basic tools of ArcGIS Pro and ArcGIS Online.

Jan. 25, 2019

12-2pm

(Registration)

 

GIS: Georeference Maps & Images

Use ArcGIS Pro to georeference historical maps or remote sensing imagery.

 

Jan. 29, 2019

12-2pm

(Registration)

Map Spreadsheet Data

Inside MS Excel, use the ArcGIS Maps for Office Plug-in to map spreadsheet data with addresses or geographic coordinates. Then use PowerPoint to show your map-based presentations.

Feb. 1, 2019

12-2pm

(Registration)

 

Overview of GIS in the Health Sciences (Bannatyne)

Learn how ArcGIS Online is used for data analysis and visualization in health sciences-related disciplines. Get details on preparing data for use in GIS and methods for finding data to use in the analyses.

Feb. 4, 2019

12-1pm

(Registration)

 

ArcGIS Pro: Projects & Geoprocessing

Inside ArcGIS Pro, learn the components of the reinvented desktop user interface. Work with GIS layers, and use basic geoprocessing tools.

Feb. 8, 2019

12-2pm

(Registration)

Feb. 5, 2019

12-2pm

(Registration)

ArcGIS Online: Data Visualization & Analysis

Using ArcGIS Online, create a map, add existing data, or geocode your own. Select subsets of data and find patterns in the map.

Feb. 15, 2019

12-2pm

(Registration)

Feb. 12, 2019

12-2pm

(Registration)

ArcGIS Pro: Using Rasters & 3D

Use raster imagery and an elevation surface to map flooded surfaces in 3D.

Feb. 22, 2019

12-2pm

(Registration)

 

Python for Everyone

Learn fundamental Python concepts and be introduced to the Python scripting environment in ArcGIS.

 

Feb. 26, 2019

12-2pm

(Registration)

Creating a Map Tour App from  Template

Use fields from a Story Map tour and add them to a web map. Edit and share it by creating a Story Map Tour app.

Mar. 1, 2019

12-2pm

(Registration)

 

Create an Offline Map for use in Remote Locations

Using ArcGIS Pro, create and share a mobile map package. Use the offline map in Explorer for ArcGIS, a mobile map app for IOS and Android.

Mar. 8, 2019

12-2pm

(Registration)

Mar. 5, 2019

12-2pm

(Registration)

Remote Sensing: Intro to ENVI & IDL

Use common tools and functions to display spectral bands/files for image processing.

 

Mar. 12, 2019

12-2pm

(Registration)

ArcGIS Pro: Model Builder

Learn Model Builder to automate repetitive geoprocessing tasks.

 

Mar. 19, 2019

12-2pm

(Registration)

GISday, Spring 2019

GISday is pending, and may happen on March 20, 2019!  The theme is "GIS Tools that Make a Difference!" : http://libguides.lib.umanitoba.ca/gisdayatuml

GIS Librarian

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Cynthia Dietz
Contact:
Rm. 112
Elizabeth Dafoe Library
University of Manitoba
Winnipeg, MB R3T 2N2
204-474-7134

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