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GIS for Cultural Resources: Advanced Techniques

Detailed Seminar Agenda

Seminar Overview

Discuss how to use geographic information system (GIS) technology for applications that go beyond the basics for identification, evaluation, protection, and preservation of cultural resources. From geo referencing historic maps to publishing data online, looking at the latest data sources/types, and producing story maps, there are many innovative ways to use GIS technology to expand the resources available to professionals and the general public.

This seminar is offered in conjuction with Emerging Technologies for Cultural Resources and GIS for Cultural Resources: An Introduction.

Faculty

Deidre McCarthy, program manager, Cultural Resources Geographic Information Systems (CRGIS), National Park Service; facilitates the use of GIS to manage the location, status, and condition of cultural resources

Participants

Archaeologists, architectural historians, cultural resource managers, planners, landscape architects, historic preservationists, and historians.

Prerequisite

GIS for Cultural Resources: An Introduction or familiarity with basic GIS terminology, functionality, and ArcGIS desktop software/ESRI products

Continuing Education Credits

Self-reporting may be an option for members of professional organizations that require continuing education credits.

Related Seminars

Emerging Technologies for Cultural Resources
GIS for Cultural Resources: An Introduction

Related Symposium

GIS Symposium for Historical Resources
Mount Vernon, VA
March 3, 2017
Held in conjunction with NPI seminars by George Washington’s Mount Vernon
Read about past symposia. Link to registration page coming soon!

Locations and Dates

Seminar Location, Hours, and Hotels

Confirmation of registration is sent out to registered participants one month prior to the seminar date. The confirmation includes the seminar location, hours, and a list of conveniently located hotels. Seminars generally are held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Registration is recommended at least 6 weeks prior to the seminar to secure a place and to avoid cancellations due to low enrollment.

Cost (see Register for more information)

$300 (6-week advance registration); $350 (regular registration)
Discounted rates are available for multiple seminars taken during the same week.

Customized/On-Site Training
NPI also offers this seminar as customized on-site training to meet specific organizational needs. Seminars can be tailored to create single- or multiple-day workshops at a location and time convenient to the sponsor. Contact NPI at 703.765.0100 or info@npi.org for further information.

Detailed Seminar Agenda

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