2016 UMN Summer Spatial Boot Camp
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U-Spatial is pleased to announce the 2016 University of Minnesota Summer Spatial Boot Camp, an intensive, five-day geospatial workshop held on the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities campus from June 6th to 10th, 2016. Over the course of five days, participants will learn the fundamentals of Remote Sensing, GPS, LiDAR, Cartography, and more. Emphasis is on foundational skills in gathering, creating, managing, analyzing, and communicating spatial data. In addition to short courses, guest speakers will present on applications of geospatial tools and techniques.
Working knowledge of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) is a prerequisite for admission to the workshop. In particular, familiarity with ArcGIS or comparable software packages is required.
The non-refundable participation fee for the entire workshop is $250.
U-Spatial has reserved a block of single-occupancy rooms in an on-campus dormitory at a rate of $46.95/night.
Application opens: February 16, 2016
Application deadline: May 9, 2016*
Notification of acceptance: May 16, 2016
Course fee due: May 31, 2016
Workshop begins: June 6, 2016
Analyzing and Presenting Spatial Data
David McClureDigital Humanities Research Developer, Center for Interdisciplinary Digital ResearchStanford University Libraries