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.

October 14, 2014

This workshop will focus on becoming familiar with searching and downloading the data published by the US Census Bureau.

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.

September 22, 2014

This workshop will cover theory and techniques for maximizing the effectiveness of figures used for visualizing information.

April 18, 2014 to April 21, 2014

This 2-part workshop will cover theory and techniques for maximizing the effectiveness of figures used for visualizing information.

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. 

April 10, 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.

April 3, 2014

This is an overview presentation of using web scraping for urban data.  How does web scraping work and what are the issues surrounding it?  I will present on some of my prior work creating, customi

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