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GIS course

In the past, the use of geographic information systems (GIS) was usually relegated to very specific areas. Nowadays, GIS systems are entering more and more into our daily routine, just think of smartphone applications, spatial tags of social networks and satellite navigation systems.

The course's aim is to provide students with basic information to start using Quantum-GIS free software, the most popular open-source GIS application merging usability with a broad range of functions.




  • DATE: from March 2 to 6, 2015 (36 hours);
  • REGISTRATION: by February, 15, 2015 writing an email to;
  • VENUE: via San Vittore 49, Milano. The venue can be easily reached by underground (Conciliazione M1, Sant'Ambrogio M2), tram (lines 16 and 19) and bus (lines 58, 67, 68). 
  • Max 20 students;
  • FEE: 290 €
  • The course language is Italian.