Forum Pre-Conference Workshops

Pre-Conference Workshops at the Texas GIS Forum provide an opportunity for attendees to access in-depth training that furthers your professional skills and opportunities.

Day 1 - Monday, October 21

Day 2 - Tuesday, October 22

  • 8:00 AM - Noon

    Using ArcGIS and Open Source

    Would you like to learn how to customize and share your projects with open-source software?

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    Taught by:
    Brig Bowles
    Location:
    J.J. Pickle Research Center
    Cost:
    $100
    Status
    OPEN
  • 8:00 AM - Noon

    GISP Update

    Is the GISP right for you?'

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    Taught by:
    Bill Hodge & Brian King
    Location:
    J.J. Pickle Research Center
    Cost:
    $100
    Status
    OPEN
  • 8:00 AM - Noon

    Earth Observation with Satellite Remote Sensing and QGIS

    Are you curious about the open source geospatial world? Do you want to watch how the Earth’s surfaces changes over time and space? Come test drive QGIS and learn how to put freely available satellite images to work for you.

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    Taught by:
    Teresa Howard
    Location:
    TCEQ
    Cost:
    $100
    Status
    OPEN
  • 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

    Real-Time GIS

    Would you like to have a technology solution that supports greater efficiency and productivity of your field resources?

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    Taught by:
    Zena Pelletier
    Location:
    J.J. Pickle Research Center
    Cost:
    $100
    Status
    OPEN
  • 1:00 AM - 5:00 PM

    Getting the Most From Your Lidar Data

    Want or need to know how to access publically available Lidar data? This workshop is for you! You'll learn how to access available data and so much more!

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    Taught by:
    Julie Parker and Joey Thomas
    Location:
    J.J. Pickle Research Center
    Cost:
    $100
    Status
    OPEN
  • 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Taught by:
    JD Godchaux
    Location:
    J.J. Pickle Research Center
    Cost:
    $100
    Status
    OPEN
  • 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

    3-D Mapping with Point Cloud

    Capture, process, and map a 3D point cloud!

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    Taught by:
    Sean Moran
    Location:
    TCEQ Computer Training Lab
    Cost:
    $100
    Status
    OPEN