Indian Institute for Human Settlements (IIHS) is conducting a free one hour webinar on Geographic
The Date & time of the webinar is 16 May, 4:00-5:00 PM
To register yourself for the 1 hour webinar on ‘Understanding GIS’ click HERE.
More information follows below :
Webinar on Geographic
al Informatio n Systems
Every day, millions of decisions are driven by location as 80% of all information has a geographic component and thus GIS technology is used in more than 100 disciplines.
GIS is a versatile and highly adaptive technology that can be applied to virtually any field, including economics, political science, natural resource management, urban planning, infrastructure, health, telecommunication, navigation and marketing to name a few. It is possible to integrate GIS with any area of work/study as it is very simple to learn, understand and develop desired results.
GIS allows you to map, model, query, and analyse large quantities of geographic data within a single database. It is the only technology that that analyses location/geographic component, visualizes patterns and relationships.
Benefits of Using GIS in Your Area of Study/Work:
- Better decision making
- Improved communication
- Integrated information
- Visualisation of scenarios
- Powerful presentation of ideas
- Effective development of solutions
This webinar will cover:
- Understanding G, I and S
- How does this technology work?
- Do people really use GIS?
- What do I need to start working with GIS?