Google Mapping Technology for Nonprofits

Update, 9/3/2011: Thank you everyone, for making the workshop and Google Earth Outreach Canada launch such a success!

WhatGoogle Mapping Technology for Nonprofits 
When: September 26-28, 2011, 8:30am – 5:00pm
WhereMorris J Wosk Centre for Public Dialogue  at Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, British Columbia 
Who should attend?: This workshop is intended for Canadian nonprofit technology specialists. Ideal participants will meet one or more of the following requirements:
    • Are employed at a nonprofit or consult for nonprofits; or work in a capacity that serves aborginal peoples.
    • Demonstrate ability to implement and make effective use of Google mapping technology within their organization.
    • Are currently working on mapping projects, or have datasets they want to map.
    • Possess training experience and intend to train others within their organization or in the larger nonprofit community on Google mapping technology.
    • Have intermediate-to-advanced technical experience in one or more of the following areas:
      • Google Earth, Maps or Fusion Tables
      • GIS experience
      • Web/multimedia development
      • Programming for Google Geo APIs

Co-hosted byTides Canada and Google Earth Outreach