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CGA Conference in April 2018: Illuminating Space and Time in Data Science

Join us for the Annual CGA Conference, now scheduled for April 26th - April 27th, 2018, which will bring together mainstream data scientists and geographic information scientists to review the status of both fields, examine commonalities between the two, and explore new trends in the analysis of space and time in Data Science.    The upcoming conference is being sponsored by ESRI and the Harvard Data Science Initiative.   READ MORE and REGISTER TO ATTEND

2018 Fisher Prize and EDC Student of the Year Awards Open for Submission

The annual GIS awards for Harvard Students are now open for submissions!   More information on the Howard T. Fisher Prize for excellence in GIS is available here.   More information on the ESRI EDC Student of the Year Award is available here.

Zhejiang University Launches Collaboration with Harvard to Develop Academic Mapping Platform

A signing ceremony for a new collaboration between Zhejiang University and Harvard was held on October 13th, 2017.   The joint effort will build upon Harvard CGA's WorldMap to develop a Chinese Academic Mapping Platform for research, teaching, and data sharing.  Please see the Zhejiang University Announcement for more details.

ESRI GeoInquiries for Teaching Map-based Content

Esri GeoInquiries for schools are short, standards-based inquiry activities for teaching map-based concepts found in commonly used textbooks, mainly for K-12 classroom use. The CGA has added all available GeoInquiries modules to the Harvard ArcGIS Online Organizational account. They are available from the Content tab for all members in the organization, and updates by Esri will be reflected as they become available.  DETAILS HERE