Introduction to GIS

Learn the basics of visualizing and analyzing geographic information and creating your own maps

Event date July 14, 2016 1 - 4pm

Map of EuropeWe will introduce open source and proprietary Geographic Information System (GIS) software options and let attendees choose to work through exercises using ESRI ArcGIS (proprietary) and/or Quantum GIS (QGIS) (open source).

Learn to work with data from the MIT Geodata Repository, analyze the data, and create maps that can be used in reports and presentations.

Location: 14N-132 DIRC
Contact: Jennie Murack,