Keeping Up with GIS Technologies (Fort Collins)

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Category GIS
Description Introduction to four open source geospatial technologies: QGIS, Spatial SQL with PostGIS, Python, and Big Data Analytics with Manifold.

Thursday, October 25, 2018
9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Morgan Library Computer Lab 174

• $200 Professionals
• $100 Young/Developing Professionals (Pre-approval required before registering; limited number available. To receive discount code, send a request that briefly explains your situation to gis@colostate.edu)
• $50 Students
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A one-day, hands-on workshop taught by visiting instructor, Dr. Art Lembo, will introduce participants to four open source geospatial technologies: QGIS, Spatial SQL with PostGIS, Python, and Big Data Analytics with Manifold.

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Dr. Arthur Lembo is a Professor at Salisbury University, and the Technical Director for the Eastern Shore Regional GIS Cooperative. Dr. Lembo joined the Salisbury faculty in 2007, after spending 7 years at Cornell University. Dr. Lembo is an accomplished teacher, having won the Cornell University Faculty Innovation in Teaching Award, the North American Colleges and Teachers of Agriculture Teacher of Merit, the State University of New York Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Teaching, and this past year won the University System of Maryland Board of Regents Award for Excellence in Teaching.
Previous to his time at Cornell University, Dr Lembo spent 10 years in private industry implementing large-scale geographic information systems for both the public and private sector, and was President of the American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing's (ASPRS) Central New York Region. Throughout his career, Dr. Lembo has implemented some of the larger enterprise GIS projects in the country, and is a frequently invited speaker to a number of conferences and workshops focused on geographic information system technology.
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Location Colorado State University, Morgan Library Computer Classroom 174, 1201 Center Avenue Mall, Fort Collins, CO
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Capacity 22
Cost$200.00
Payment Method Credit Card (Visa, MasterCard or Discover) ; Service Billing (CSU Kuali Financial Services account number)
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Registration Opens10/1/2018 8:00 AM
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Registration Closes
Event Starts10/25/2018 9:00 AM
Event Ends10/25/2018 4:30 PM
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