The webinar offers examples and best practices for GIS use in survey projects, including GPS data collection, web-based mapping tools, data visualization and use of mobile GIS technology for survey data collection in the field.
About our Speaker:
As director of Abt SRBI's Geographic Information Systems (GIS) department, Timothy Michalowski has extensive experience in many aspects of GIS such as GPS technology, spatial analysis, geocoding, GIS servers /databases, GIS web-based application development and cartography. Mr. Michalowski's focus at Abt SRBI is on the use of GIS technology for social and survey research. Support with GIS for survey research projects includes data collection, sample plans, geocoding, web-based mapping applications, spatial analysis, and data visualization.
Mr. Michalowski has a Masters degree in Urban Planning & Policy, with a focus on GIS, from the University of Illinois and has recently presented at both NYC and national conferences on GIS for social research. Before joining Abt SRBI, Mr. Michalowski managed GIS projects at governmental agencies including the Puget Sound Regional Council (PSRC) in Seattle, WA, and the the NYC Department of Transportation (NYCDOT).