GIS Day is an opportunity to share the importance of geographic information systems and geography with your colleagues and students. Host an event at your school or campus and spread the word about GIS.
GIS Day is an opportunity to share with your students and colleagues the importance of geographic information systems in our world. GIS is a tool that can be used in the classroom and beyond to explore important issues, make informed decisions and analyze connections between phenomena.
This year, GIS Day will be held on Wednesday, November 20, 2013. Celebrate this special day with your school by hosting an event. Use one of these educational resources at your GIS Day event:
- Canadian GIS Day activities
- Esri Canada Resources
- Introduction to ArcGIS Online
- Creating Features in ArcGIS Online
- The Basics of Storytelling
- Esri Story Maps
- GIS Day Resources
- GIS Day for BC
Figure 1.1: GIS Day Events Around the World