Getting to Know ArcGIS Online [online workshop]

ArcGis Map

Workshop summary   Making online maps using GIS is now available to anyone for free, no GIS experience required! With ArcGIS Online, no expensive desktop software or advanced technical knowledge is required to make and share great looking online maps. For GIS novices, ArcGIS Online provides an easy and powerful way to create and share interactive maps. For users of ArcGIS Desktop, ArcGIS Online provides a way to share maps previously only possible through advanced server software (such as ArcGIS Server). This workshop will provide hands-on practice using ArcGIS Online to create custom online maps and share them with others. All exercises will be conducted with the free (public) account, but will be directly relevant to users who have subscription accounts.

Participants will learn to   make basic maps with ArcGIS Online (AGO)   |   add online data layers to an AGO map   |   create new layers in AGO   |   import data into an AGO map   |   share AGO maps with others   |   create basic web apps using AGO templates

Software discussed   ArcGIS Online

Length   1:00pm to 4:00pm

Dates    Event calendar

Format  IN-PERSON - instructor and students in same location  |  REMOTE - students attend via web conference

Cost    $79 standard in-person  |  $69 reduced in-person  |  $59 remote

Cost note   reduced rate applies to educational, non-profit, and governmental participants

Contact   content - email Shane Bradt or call (603) 862-4277  |  logistics - email Jen Adie  or call (603) 862-1029



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Jennifer Adie
Administrative Assistant
Phone: (603) 862-1029
Office: UNH Cooperative Extension, 218 Nesmith Hall, Durham, NH 03824

Shane Bradt
Associate Extension Professor, Geography
Associate Extension Professor, Biological Sciences
Full Extension State Specialist Professor
Phone: 603-862-4277
Office: Cooperative Extension, 319 Nesmith Hall, Durham, NH 03824