2015 Texas GIS Forum, October 26th – 29th, Austin Texas

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Day 1 - Monday, October 26th

8:30 A.M. - 4:30 P.M.
Taught by:
Gayla Mullins, GISP Teresa Howard, GISP
$160.00
CLOSED

Fundamentals of Image Processng focuses on basic work flows to get you up and running with aerial and satellite image datasets and explore some common processing techniques. Want to know how to obtain no-cost aerial and satellite image datasets of Texas? Additionally, Ms. Mullins and Ms.Howard will walk you through online resources to download public domain imagery.
Location:
TCEQ Computer Training Lab

Solid project management practices are used world wide. Dr. Rashed will focus on what made his geospatial project management exeriences so successful and introduce you to the core competencies.
Location:
J.J. Pickle Center Longhorn Room
8:00 A.M. - Noon
Taught by:
Santiago Giraldo, CartoDB
$90.00
CLOSED

Learn to use the CartoDB Editor and other tools to quickly turn your data into interactive web maps.
Location:
J.J. Pickle Center Mustang Room
1:00 P.M. - 5:00 P.M.
Taught by:
Chris Whong, CartoDB
$90.00
CLOSED

This workshop will teach you to build a scalable real-time map application on CartoDB.
Location:
J.J. Pickle Center Mustang Room
1:00 P.M. - 5:00 P.M.
Taught by:
Pam Kersh, Esri Instructor
$90.00
CLOSED

Learn about the great new features available in ArcGIS Pro and become familiar with a new interface.
Location:
J.J. Pickle Center Balcones Room

Day 2 - Tuesday, October 27th

8:00 A.M. - Noon
Taught by:
Frank E. Obusek, HexagonGeospatial
$90.00
CLOSED

Have you wanted a deeper understanding of a specific common remote sensing topic - Change Detection? This workshop compliments the Fundamentals of Image Processing as a great follow-on. This interactive session will explore workflows to identify areas of change over time.
Location:
TCEQ Computer Training Lab
8:00 A.M. - Noon
Taught by:
David Martinez - Esri Instructor
$90.00
CLOSED

Would you like to create responsive web and mobile apps without having to write a single line of code? David Martinez says, "No problem!" Find out why and how to create your own web and mobile apps.
Location:
J.J. Pickle Center Balcones Room
8:00 A.M. - Noon
Taught by:
Bill Hodge, GISP, Executive Director, GISCI
$90.00
CLOSED

Are you interested in learning more about the GISP? Hear about it straight from the Executive Director of the institute that mamages the GISP. Get your questions answered and get motivated to submit for this industry credential.
Location:
J.J. Pickle Center Mustang Room
1:00 - 5:00
Taught by:
Daniel Rodriguez, Razor-Tek
$90.00
CLOSED

Need an alternative to a GPS device for data collection in the field? Would your various field projects benefit from a solution to keep important data in one location to be shared? This workshop will demonstrate useful options in the field.
Location:
J.J. Pickle Center Mustang Room
1:00 P.M. - 5:00 P.M.
Taught by:
Jennifer Harrison, GISP
$90.00
CLOSED

We've all seen a lot of maps. But what makes a really good map? Find out how to implement design techniques to communicate your message effectively.
Location:
J.J. Pickle Center Stadium Room
1:00 P.M. - 5:00 P.M.
Taught by:
Eric Pimpler, GISP
$90.00
CLOSED

Start with the basic introduction to Python and learn how to automate your ArcGIS geoprocessing tasks. Exercises will assist as you gain mastery over the topic basics.
Location:
TCEQ Computer Training Lab

Location & Parking Info

COMMONS LEARNING CENTER
at the J.J. Pickle Research Campus

10100 Burnet Rd
Austin, TX, 78753

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Platinum Sponsors


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Gold Sponsors


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Silver Sponsors


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