Cartonama Conference

Making the most of geospatial data, community mapping, and location-based services.

The basic QGIS workshop

Submitted by Shashank Srinivasan (@s-shashank-s) on Monday, 27 August 2012

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Technical level

Beginner

Section

Applications

Session type

Workshop

Status

Submitted

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Objective

From (not knowing) the difference between raster and vector data to (knowing) how to work with spatial data.

Description

The basic QGIS workshop: Raster and vector data | Shapefiles and GeoTIFFs | Viewing spatial data | Making maps |

Requirements

Individual workstations that can run QGIS

Speaker bio

Shashank Srinivasan is an independent ecologist and cartographer. He is interested in applied geographic information systems, conservation policy and environmental governance, and in the intersection of these disciplines.

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