Pacific Coastal & Marine Science Center
The Monterey Bay Marine GIS User Group supports GIS training, capacity building and increased awareness of marine spatial data sets among the broader GIS science community in Monterey Bay. Started in January 2012, the group aims to foster collaboration among academic, private, state and federal agencies and nongovernmental organizations in the Monterey Bay marine GIS science community.
Embassy Suites Monterey Bay – Seaside, CA
Monday, April 14, 2014
(8 AM – 12 PM)
*registration required by March 25
The fourth Monterey Bay Marine GIS User Group meeting will be held on Monday, April 14, 2014 (8:00 AM-12:00 PM) at the Embassy Suites (1441 Canyon Del Rey, Seaside, CA). Registration is required for this free event and must be completed online by March 25th. We have a great line-up of presentations and demos:
Please refer to the online Seaside Embassy Suites map for venue location and parking details.
We hope you will join us for the fourth Monterey Bay Marine GIS User Group meeting and training event. Thank you for your interest and support!
We are excited to sponsor an Environmental Data Connector (EDC) workshop to support GIS training for our members on the afternoon of Monday, April 14, 2014 (1:30 PM-4 PM). Seating is limited and registration is required and must be completed through the online registration form by March 25th. The workshop is free for students and offered for a $10 fee to our members.
Environmental Data Connector (EDC) Workshop
Monday, April 14, 2014, 1:30 PM – 4:00 PM
The Environmental Data Connector (EDC) is a free tool for easier importation of satellite data in ArcGIS. Traditionally, importing satellite data into ArcGIS had been challenging, since importing multiple HDF files into ArcGIS can be quite cumbersome. There are two steps needed to alleviate this issue:
|8:00 – 9:00||Registration, coffee, and networking|
|9:00 – 9:15||Welcome and Introductions|
|9:15 – 9:35||Rob Bochenek (Axiom Consulting & Design)|
|9:40 – 10:00||Chris Besently (OPC)|
|10:00 – 10:15||Josh Mode (CARIS)|
|10:15 – 10:30||Corey Garza (CSUMB)|
|10:30 – 11:00||BREAK|
|11:00 – 11:25||Ellen Hines (SFSU)|
|11:25 – 11:40||Caitlyn Raines & Drew Stevens (ESRI)|
|11:40 – 11:50||Cara Wilson (NOAA)|
|11:50 – 12:00p||Concluding Remarks|
|12:00 – 1:30p||LUNCH (on your own)|
|1:30 – 4:00p||EDC Workshop|
Lisa Wedding, Ph.D.
Early Career Science Fellow Center for Ocean Solutions Stanford University
99 Pacific Street, Suite 555E
Monterey, CA 93940
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