Indigenous Mapping Workshop in Canada Application Form
Applications will be accepted on a rolling admissions basis starting on April 23, 2015 until all workshop spots are filled.
This is the application form for the Indigenous Mapping Workshop in Canada to be held on July 28-30, 2015 in Waterloo, ON. This workshop is hosted by....

If you have any trouble with this form, please email imwcanada@earthoutreach.org.

Further information about the workshop: http://imwcanada2015.earthoutreach.org/

Thank you!

First Name *
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Last Name *
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Email Address *
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Organization *
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Job Title *
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Organization's Website *
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Please choose the type that best describes your organization or line of work. *
Please select all categories below that best describe your role in working with First Nations, Métis, or Inuit communities *
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Please describe how your work benefits First Nations, Métis, or Inuit communities. *
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Work Address *
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City *
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Province *
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Postal Code *
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Country *
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Will you bring your own laptop to the workshop? *
We strongly recommend using your own laptop (or your organization's), so that everything you create/build is stored there. (A laptop is NOT required, but highly recommended.)
How did you hear about this workshop? *
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Presenting at the workshop
We want the workshop to be a place to highlight the innovations and work being done in mapping by indigenous communities. We hope that you would be interested in sharing the good work you and your community are doing. Please indicate below if you are willing to make a presentation and if so, what your preferred presentation format would be.
Would you be willing to make a presentation on your work? *
If you are willing to make a presentation at the workshop, please indicate which theme your presentation would work most well with.
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Presentation title
If you are willing to make a presentation, what would be the title
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Format of Presentation
The workshop will have different presentation formats so that we can have many people participate. Please indicate which format you would like to present in.
Google Earth and Maps Experience
As the second two days of the workshop are will be focused on hands-on learning and skill building using tools like Google Earth, Maps Engine, Fusion Tables, and so on, we would like to know your experience with these.

Please keep your answers to 200 words or less.

How much experience do you have with the following Google tools? *
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Google Maps
Google Earth
Google My Maps
Open Data Kit on Android phones
Google Earth Engine
Tour Builder
Google Fusion Tables
Google Geo APIs
YouTube
Google Apps (Docs, Spreadsheets, Presentations, etc.)
Google Photos
Please describe how you have used the above tools and what you have created, if anything.
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Please provide URLs of websites or KML/KMZ files you've developed, if applicable.
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Technical Experience
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How much experience do you have with the following technologies? *
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Some
A little
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GIS
Databases
Web design (HTML, CSS, etc.)
Web Programming (APIs, JavaScript, etc.)
Please describe what types of applications and tools you have used, if any.
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Anticipated uses of training
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What geographic datasets do you currently work with, or anticipate working with? *
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Please provide three ideas of maps or layers you plan to use (or are currently using) Google mapping tools to create. *
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Please explain a) what you want to learn at this training and b) how you would use what you learn in this training in your work *
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Is there anything you'd like to add?
Questions, comments, and suggestions are appreciated -- thanks!
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