S4 Summer 2020 GIS Institute


Workshop Presentation Program

Institute participants presented their project results on May 29, 2020. The program can be  found  HERE.


All times indicated are in Eastern Time (ET).

Monday, May 18th, 2020

9:30–10:30am          Welcome, an introduction to the Institute, and an overview of spatial approaches to research, Michael White and Kevin Mwenda

10:30–10:45am         Break

10:45–12:00pm         Space: Questions and Tools, Kevin Mwenda

12:00–1:00pm           Lunch Break​

1:00–3:45pm             Introduction to ArcGIS, Kevin Mwenda

3:45-4:00pm            Break

4:00–5:00pm             Faculty Presentation – Diana Grigsby-Toussaint, School of Public Health

Tuesday, May 19th, 2020

 9:30–10:30am           Introduction to Cartography, Kevin Mwenda

10:30–10:45am         Break

10:45–12:00pm         Cartography Tutorial, Kevin Mwenda

12:00–1:00pm           Lunch

1:00–3:45pm             Introduction to ArcGIS II, Kevin Mwenda

3:45-4:00pm             Break

4:00–5:00pm             Faculty Presentation – Parker VanValkenberg, Anthropology

Wednesday, May 20th, 2020

9:30–10:45am           Introduction to Geocoding Addresses, Kevin Mwenda

11:00–12:00pm         Primary Data Collection, Lynn Carlson

12:00–1:00pm           Lunch

1:00–3:50pm             Raster Data and Map Algebra, Lynn Carlson

3:45-4:00pm             Break

4:00–5:00pm             Faculty Presentation – John Logan, S4 & Sociology

Thursday, May 21st, 2020

9:30–10:30am           Introduction to Network Analysis, Kevin Mwenda

10:30–10:45am         Break

10:45–12:00pm         Network Analysis Tutorial, Kevin Mwenda

12:00–1:00pm           Lunch

1:00–3:45pm             Introduction to Spatial Statistics, Tom Marlow

3:45–4:00pm            Break

4:00–5:00pm             Presentation – Patrick Rashleigh, Library

Friday, May 22nd, 2020

9:30–10:30am           Introduction to Spatial Analysis, Kevin Mwenda

10:30–10:45am         Break

10:45–12:00pm         Spatial Analysis/Statistics Redux, Kevin Mwenda

12:00–1:00pm           Lunch Break

1:00–2:00pm            Faculty Presentation – Michael White, S4 & Sociology

2:00–2:15pm            Break

Concurrent sessions

2:15–5:00pm         Automating Geoprocessing Workflows – Guixing Wei

                               Image Georeferencing – Kevin Mwenda


Monday, May 25th, 2020

Memorial Day

Tuesday, May 26th, 2020

9:30 – 5:00pm                Project Work and Consultation with Instructors

Wednesday, May 27th, 2020

9:30 – 5:00pm                Project Work and Consultation with Instructors

Thursday, May 28th, 2020

9:30 – 5:00pm                Project Work and Consultation with Instructors

Friday, May 29th, 2020

9:30 – 4:00pm                S4 GIS Institute Virtual Conference