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AGES seminar "Introduction to Geographical Information Systems (GIS)"

Date


09:00 to 17:00


Location

AGES Wien 20

The one-day classroom seminar provides an insight into the topic of geographic information systems (GIS). The theoretical basics are taught and their practical application is practised using a free and freely available GIS programme (QGIS).

The focus is on the exercises and work tasks to be completed during the seminar. This enables participants to work independently with geodata and GIS tools.

 

Contents

  • What is GIS?
  • software
  • data
  • Coordinate systems
  • Data editing
  • Data analysis
  • Visualisation
  • Open data - find and use


Target group

This introductory seminar is aimed at people who do not yet have any experience with GIS or who want to refresh their existing basic knowledge and carry out simple spatial analyses or simply create "maps".

 

Aims

  • To demonstrate the basic concepts and possibilities of GIS
  • To teach the basics of working independently with GIS

 

Technical management

DI (FH) Michael Schwarz
Senior Expert
AGES - Data, Statistics, Risk Assessment
Data Management Department

 

More information

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Date


09:00 to 17:00


Location

AGES Wien 20

Last updated: 13.04.2023

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