2017-18 Workshops

This academic year we are going to offer you the following workshops.

To get more information or register, please click on the link to the respective workshop.

Date Calendar week Topic Instructor
Fri, Oct 13 41 Introduction to ArcGIS I (making maps) Tim Elrick
Fri, Oct 20 42 Introduction to Endnote Jennifer Zhao
Fri, Oct 27 43 Introduction to ArcGIS II (using geospatial tools) Tim Elrick
Fri, Nov 03 44 Finding data for geospatial analyses Berenica Vejvoda
Fri, Nov 10 45 Introduction to R (basics) Tim Elrick
Fri, Nov 17 46 1. OMG McGill mapathon OMG McGill & local OSM community
Fri, Nov 24 47 Data handling in R (tidyverse packages) Tim Elrick
Fri, Dec 1 48 Introduction to R II (more basics) Tim Elrick
Fri, Dec 8 49 Introduction to QGIS I (making maps) Tim Elrick
Fri, Dec 15 50 Introduction to QGIS II (using geospatial tools) Tim Elrick
More workshops to come in winter term (including Envi & Python). Stay tuned!

All workshops start at 2:30 p.m. in classroom 511, Burnside Hall (unless otherwise stated).

Cancellation policy: All registrations can be cancelled until 24 hours before the event starts. If you cancel afterwards or do not cancel at all the following applies:

  • for students: you will be barred from taking part in any workshop at the GIC for the rest of the academic year. This measure is in place to not displace other interested participants.
  • for all others: 50 % of the fee is levied to cover administrative and other costs.

If you cannot find the workshop you are interested in, please come by the GIC and talk to the director or drop us a line. We might offer it soon.