EVENT: Oh the places you'll go, the GIS Symposium edition
- Posted by Jared Shepherd
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- August 27th, 2014
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“You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose. You’re on your own. And you know what you know. And YOU are the one who’ll decide where to go…”
GIS is a computer system that allows you to map, model, query, and analyze large quantities of data within a single database according to their location (US EPA has a helpful definition). In other words, GIS gives you the ability to create maps and organize information to make better business decisions.