|From:||Gina Clemmer (SGT, Inc.)|
|Subject:||Milwaukee Demographic Analysis Workshops (Sept 16th or 17th, 2004)|
|Date:||Mon, 16 Aug 2004 12:00:50 -0700|
Milwaukee Demographic Analysis Workshop Announcement- One
When: September 16th or 17th, 2004 - 9:00 am to 4:00 pm (One Day Workshop-Participants may choose either day to attend.)
Where: New Horizons Computer Training Center, 2100 N. Mayfair Road STE 200 Wauwatosa, Wisconsin 53226
Fee: $179 w/credit card at time of registration $199 with check or purchase order Register Now
Note: 501c3 Grants Available-Get more info here
Register online at www.sgtinfo.com or call us at 877.241.6576.
Demographic Analysis Workshop will teach you to extract, query, download,
analyze, and map Census demographic data for Milwaukee and
communities. (Note: Participants may substitute their own community
in exercises-all techniques are directly transferable to other
communities). Such data can provide grant writers, social researchers and
community planners with powerful tools for analyzing community changes.
a streamlined, “hands on” workshop where each participant works on their
computer throughout the day.
This workshop also provides an introduction to Geographic Information Systems (GIS) which includes a discussion of GIS trends and common uses, where to easily obtain mapping files, a demonstration of the map browser ArcExplorer (included with your materials), hands on practice making basic maps online and suggestions for making effective maps. See a detailed description
Materials include: A comprehensive workbook that includes the workshop presentation, exercises, reference materials and a valuable Demographic Data Resource CD. This CD includes useful GIS tools such as ArcExplorer and several shapefiles for all communities in the United States. Materials also include a 60 day trial version of ArcView 8.3, a leading GIS software. Also included is the 2003 US Statistical Abstract which includes an extensive selection of statistics for the United States, with selected data for states, metropolitan areas and cities.
This workshop will:
SmartGirl Technologies is a social research company located in Portland, Oregon. For more information about the workshop, who we are and what we do, check out our website at www.sgtinfo.com.
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