QGIS 2: Building your first map

  • Event: 2018 CAR Conference
  • Speaker: Alexandra Kanik of Louisville Public Media
  • Date/Time: Thursday, Mar. 8 at 4:45pm
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Audio file: No audio file available.

Dive even deeper into data mapping in this continuation of QGIS 1. This class will cover joining data tables to maps, aggregating point data for easier analysis and preparing geographic data for display online. It is strongly recommended that you take QGIS I immediately preceding this session, but it is not a strict requirement.

This session is good for: People who have taken QGIS 1: Importing and displaying geographic data, or are already familiar with the basics of QGIS.

Speaker Bios

  • Alexandra Kanik (@act_rational) works for Louisville Public Media, the parent organization of Kentucky Center for Investigative Reporting and the Ohio Valley ReSource. She spends her days writing language-agnostic code, creating data visualizations and trying to understand newsroom analytics.

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