"Mapping Essentials” is an intense 2-day program for students and professionals alike. This program aims to equip the participants with essentials of mapping, offering insights and hands-on exposure to working with various free-and-open-source mapping applications. The program equip learners to appreciate the key concepts, enabling them to quickly learn, test and apply the techniques in their respective domains and eventually be able to produce maps for their own needs.
Place: Bangalore, Karnataka.
Tools exposed: QGIS
Participants are highly encouraged that they bring their own laptop.
Eligibility: This program is open to participants from any domain and not limited to engineering, sciences, ecology and social sciences. Participation is limited to 20 applicants.
Application deadline: 10th October 2016.
Course will be held on: 22nd - 23rd October 2016.
Charges: Rs. 5,000 per participant. Charges include study material and food with refreshments on both days. Travel to and fro has to be borne by the participants.
Student discount of Rs.1,000/-. Contact us, if you are a student!
Course Instructors: Priyadarshini Shetty and Shashikala Gowda
Application: Interested participants are encouraged to register online here. Candidates will be short-listed first on the basis of their application. For more details, please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org