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Events & Training Roundup — August 2019

Want to expand your knowledge of GIS and work more efficiently with ArcGIS Pro? Wondering where the fall User Conferences are happening? Get a snapshot of upcoming webinars and training courses in the August Events & Training Roundup.

Please note this will be the last issue of the Events and Training Roundup. To learn about the latest Esri Canada events and training, please update your email preferences and subscribe to our Events updates and Training eNewsletter (Learning Lineup).

Esri Canada User Conferences (Fall)

Montréal User Conference 
Montréal, QC
September 19 - Palais des congrès de Montréal

Edmonton User Conference
Edmonton, AB
September 24 - EXPO Centre

Toronto User Conference
Toronto, ON
October 8 to 9 - Toronto Congress Centre
(Registration will open soon. Please check our website for updates.)

Ottawa User Conference
Ottawa, ON
October 16 - Ottawa Convention Centre

Vancouver User Conference
Vancouver, BC
October 22 - Vancouver Convention Centre

Halifax User Conference
Halifax, NS
November 5 to 6 - Halifax Convention Centre

Regina User Conference
Regina, SK
November 13 - Delta Regina

St. John’s User Conference
St. John's, NL
November 20 - Delta Hotels St. John's Conference Centre

Why should you join the 4,000+ geographic information system (GIS) professionals who attend the Esri Canada User Conference across the country each year? Hear the reasons directly from the people whose opinions matter the most: our attendees and exhibitors. Learn more and register at

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Esri Canada Webinars

The New ArcGIS StoryMaps: Effortless Digital Storytelling for any Audience
August 8, 1–2 pm (ET)

Story maps have become a natural way for many people to find their voice and bring their content together using maps, narratives or photographs. The simplicity that came with building story maps in the past is even more prominent in the new ArcGIS StoryMaps. In this session, we’ll share how you can easily engage and inspire your audience using newly available capabilities. Follow along as we outline the flexible storytelling options, the built-in express maps that make map making easy and the pre-designed themes that you can apply to your story.

ArcGIS Pro for Intelligence, a workstation for multi-source intelligence analysis
September 19, 1-2 pm (ET)

ArcGIS Pro for Intelligence is a configuration of ArcGIS Pro 2.4 desktop that includes specialized tools for advanced intelligence workflows. The webinar will introduce and demonstrate the main capabilities of this powerful new collaborative workstation that integrates data and analytics to deliver actionable intelligence.

What’s New in Imagery in ArcGIS
September 26, 1-2 pm (ET)

Imagery plays an important role in the decision-making process of most organizations. These images are acquired using mobile phones, drones and other airborne sensors. ArcGIS provides a number of workflows that allows users to extract and disseminate information from multi-sensor imagery in a timely fashion. Join us in this webinar as we look at what’s new and improved for processing and disseminating multi-sensor imagery in ArcGIS.

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Esri Webinars

Public Safety Webinar Series

What GIS Applications Do Fire Service Leaders Leverage for Planning, Accreditation & Response?
August 21
9 – 10 am (PT)

Intel Ops and Analysis with ArcGIS Pro for Intelligence
September 12
9 – 10 am (PT)

International GIS Events

GIS Day 2019
November 13 - Worldwide

Esri Canada Seminars

2019 Energy Symposium
Calgary, AB
Oct. 16 - Metropolitan Centre

Tradeshows & Conferences

85th Annual IAAO Conference & Exposition
Niagara Falls, Ontario
September 8 to 11 - Scotiabank Convention Centre

Colloque RIMQ 2019
Québec City, QC
September 8-10 - Hotel PUR

MISA BC 2019 Fall Conference & Trade Show
Whistler, BC
September 9 to 12 - Fairmont Château Whistler

Open Geospatial Consortium - September '19 OGC TC/PC Meetings
Banff, AB
September 9 to 13 - Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity

TAC-ITS 2019 Joint Conference & Exhibition
Halifax, NS
September 22 to 25 - Halifax Convention Centre

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ArcGIS Pro: Essential Workflows

Extend your foundational GIS knowledge, get comfortable with the ArcGIS Pro application and explore some of the most common GIS workflows. This course introduces techniques and general best practices to map, manage, analyze and share data and other GIS resources. Hands-on exercises will give you the experience needed to work efficiently with ArcGIS Pro.

ArcGIS Online for Administrators
This course is designed to help administrators of ArcGIS Online optimize their use of the ArcGIS platform by exploring ArcGIS Online as a system to store, share and publish geographic information on the web. Participants will learn best practices for preparing and managing their organization's subscription account. The course will also cover fundamental topics in administering and securing ArcGIS Online.

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