Going Pro - ArcGIS Pro Essentials for Desktop Users – Hands On

Monday, October 22 , 8:00 A.M. - Noon
Location: J.J. Pickle Research Center
Taught by:
Pam Kersh and Zena Pelletier
Are you an experienced ArcMap User considering migrating to ArcGIS Pro? This workshop will help prepare you to be productive right away. You will learn essential ArcGIS Pro terminology and get familiar with the ribbon-based user interface. The workshop highlights key features of Pro including mapping, editing, and geoprocessing workflows in 2 & 3D. Attendees will experience new and streamlined capabilities that will help complete your GIS work more quickly and easily than ever before.

Session Goals: Import existing ArcMap Projects into Pro, Understand the Pro Interface, Symbolizing and Editing in 2 & 3D, Geoprocessing and Analysis, and Curating and Sharing data, maps, Apps and Solutions with others.

Instructor Bio(s)

Zena Pelletier

headshot of instructor Zena Pelletier Zena Pelletier is a Solution Engineer on the Local Government team at Esri. Prior to joining Esri, Zena worked for the Dept. of Defense with 20+ years of work experience. Background work experience also includes surveying and drafting, construction and design management, computer programming and developing software. Zena earned A.S. from Ivy Technical College, focused on Design Technology, B.S.G. from Fort Hays State University, with a dual major degree focused in Construction Management and Geographic Information Systems, and Post Baccalaureate Certificate in Geographic Information Systems from Pennsylvania State University Graduate School. Zena holds a GISP and Security+ Certification.

Pamela Kersh

headshot of instructor Eric PimplerPamela Kersh is a Solution Engineer for Esri based out of the San Antonio Regional Office, with over 25 years of GIS and Remote Sensing experience. Pam’s background covers many industries such as cartographic publication design and production, international oil and gas exploration, environmental remediation and litigation, deforestation monitoring and surveillance systems, various environmental engineering projects, and telecommunications. Pam’s responsibilities include supporting our customers with GIS projects and proof of concepts, and our account managers with creating solutions for our customers, and regional and corporate sales and marketing efforts, and developing and presenting software solution demonstrations.

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