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

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Status: Submitted
Section
Applications

Session type
Workshop

Technical level
Beginner

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.