November 6, 2014

This two-hour workshop will introduce address geocoding - the process of determining the geographic location of a street address.

November 17, 2014

This workshop will introduce 3 different web platforms for exploring and mapping demographic data - SimplyMap, Social Explorer, and Policy Map.

November 5, 2014

In this workshop we will learn about the basic concepts involved in georeferencing and get some hands-on experience with the process in ArcGIS, a common GIS software platform.

October 29, 2014

The goal of this lab is to understand basic concepts and functions of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and produce geo-coded maps (displaying data) using ArcGIS.

September 30, 2014

In this workshop we will learn about the basic concepts involved in georeferencing and get some hands-on experience with the process in QGIS, a free, open-source GIS tool.

Working Groups: Cleanweb Berkeley
TDB : Kickoff meeting on Sept. 17, 5-7pm

Cleanweb Berkeley is a working group of students, researchers, entrepreneurs, and scientists at UC Berkeley.

Tuesdays 5pm - 7pm (June 17 - August 26)

In this working group you will learn about Machine learning and how to apply it on a concrete project.

April 15, 2014

Using Grasshopper and Finches, a plugin for Grasshopper, we will experiment with importing GIS shp files into Grasshopper for further manipulation.

April 8, 2014

In this workshop, we will use grasshopper, a graphical scripting interface for Rhino, as an engine to parse and related diverse data sets with each other, and create a wide range of data visualizat

Training: Webscraping
April 16, 2014

This workshop will cover how to create, customize, and run a web scraper using python and scrapy.  We will learn how to locate and extract data from HTML web pages using the Document Object Model. 

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