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Wednesday, October 12 • 8:30am - 5:00pm
Spatial SQL

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This full-day workshop will provide you with an introduction to SQL and relational database management systems (RDBMS) with a special focus on using databases to maintain, query, and modify spatial data. Using the open-source DBMS PostgreSQL and its spatial extension PostGIS, we will explore using SQL to perform tasks you may have previously performed using a desktop GIS. ETL processes, data analytics, and modeling can all be extended and enhanced through the use of SQL in a spatially-enabled database.

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John Reiser

Director of Information Systems, Rowan University
John Reiser is the Director of Information Systems at Rowan University in Glassboro, NJ. John has been a GIS user for over ten years and is an active contributor to several open source GIS projects. John runs several web sites dealing with spatial data that rely on database management... Read More →


Wednesday October 12, 2016 8:30am - 5:00pm EDT
Atlantic A Resorts Atlantic City