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II GBIF Georeferencing Workshop, Madrid, Spain, 5-8 May 2008

Submitted by tuco on Thu, 04/10/2008 - 14:10.

The offical archive of this workshop, including videos, can be found at the GBIF.ES web site at
http://www.gbif.es/formaciondetalles.php?IDForm=39.


VENUE
Real Jardà n Botánico – Royal Botanical Garden
Plaza de Murillo, 2
E-28014 Madrid, Spain.

PARTICIPANTS

PHOTOS

PREREQUISITES
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MaNIS/HerpNet/ORNIS Georeferencing Guidelines
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Best Practices
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Georeferencing for Dummies

Georeferencing Template
Georeferencing Links
Results


SCHEDULE

MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursday

Monday - 5 May

HourActivityLocation
09:00Welcome
(Francisco Pando)
computer room
09:15Practicalities
(Cristina Villaverde)
computer room
09:20Workshop Overview
(John Wieczorek)
computer room
09:30Introductions
(<5 min presentations welcome)
computer room
10:00Georeferencing Overview
(John Wieczorek)
computer room
10:30Breakbonsai room
11:00Methods and Practices
Point-radius Method
Best Practices, and Georeferencing Calculator, with examples
(Carol Spencer)
computer room
12:30Lunchbonsai room
13:30Georeferencing Using Paper Maps
(Alberto González)
computer room
14:15Exercises: Using Paper Mapscomputer room
herbarium prep room
16:00Breakbonsai room
16:30Exercises: Using Paper Maps (continued)computer room
herbarium prep room
17:30End

Tuesday - 6 May

HourActivityLocation
09:00Exercises: Describe this Locality
(David Draper)
computer room
10:30Breakbonsai room
11:00Exercises: Describe this Locality
(David Draper)
computer room
12:30Lunchbonsai room
13:30Online Resources Presentation
Internet Resources
(Carol Spencer)
computer room
14:15Exercises: Internet Resourcescomputer room
16:00Breakbonsai room
16:30Verification Process - Results: Paper Maps
(Heather Constable)
computer room
17:00Results: Describe this Locality
(David Draper/John Wieczorek)
computer room
17:30Good and Bad Localities
(David Draper)
computer room
18:00End

Wednesday - 7 May

HourActivityLocation
09:00Introduction to GIS
(Pablo Sastre)
computer room
10:00Darwin CoreGeospatial Extension
(John Wieczorek)
computer room
10:30Break and RJB Tourbonsai room and RJB
11:30Using GIS Part I
Using GIS Part II
(Pablo Sastre)
computer room
13:30Using DIVA-GIS
(Pablo Sastre/Carol Spencer)
computer room
14:00Lunchbonsai room
15:00Exercises: DIVA-GIS (Kenya)computer room
16:00GIS Resources, Building Your Own Maps, Verification Using DIVA-GIS
(Carol Spencer/Heather Constable)
computer room
16:45Breakbonsai room
17:15GBIF Data Portals
(Francisco Pando/Cristina Villaverde)
computer room
17:30GeoLocate
(David Draper)
computer room
18:30End

Thursday - 8 May

HourActivityLocation
09:00BioGeomancer
How it works
(John Wieczorek)
computer room
09:45BioGeomancer
Georeferencing Workbench
(John Wieczorek)
computer room
10:30Group Photo and Breakbonsai room
11:15BioGeomancer Projects (Batch Processing)
(John Wieczorek)
computer room
13:00Lunchbonsai room
14:00BioGeomancer Project Exercises (Batch Processing)
(John Wieczorek)
computer room
14:30Wrap-up and Summary
(Francisco Pando)
computer room
15:00Workshop Evaluation
(Cristina Villaverde)
computer room
15:30Individual Participant Georeferencing Projects
(All)
computer room
18:30End



Hosts:
Francisco Pando – Spanish GBIF Node. Node Manager - pando[at]gbif.es
Alberto González Talaván - GBIF Secretariat, Copenhagen. Training Officer - atalavan[at]gbif.org
Silvia Lusa Bernal - Spanish GBIF Node. Servers administration. Communications. Databases - lusa[at]gbif.es
Cristina Villaverde – Spanish GBIF Node. Training Coordinator - villaverde[at]gbif.es

Trainers:
John Wieczorek – University of California, Berkeley. Programmer/Analyst - tuco[at]berkeley.edu
Carol Spencer – University of California, Berkeley. Curator of Herpetology - atrox[at]berkeley.edu
Heather Constable - University of California, Berkeley. Research Associate - hconstable[at]gmail.com
David Draper – Technical University of Madrid. Researcher - david.draper[at]upm.es
Pablo Sastre – Spanish National Natural History Museum. Researcher - pablo[at]mncn.csic.es

Participants:
Maite Vázquez Luis - Universidad Alicante, Spain - MT.Vazquez[at]ua.es
Pablo Arechavala López - Universidad Alicante, Spain - pablo.arechavala[at]ua.es
Miguel Ángel Martà n Tomé - CIBIO. Universidad Alicante, Spain - mamtome[at]hotmail.com
Rosario Noya Santos - Real Jardà n Botánico Madrid, Spain - noya[at]rjb.csic.es
Ester Lusa Bernal - Real Jardà n Botánico Madrid, Spain - elusa[at]rjb.csic.es
Jorge Martà nez Rodrà guez - Real Jardà n Botánico Madrid, Spain - jorgemtnez[at]rjb.csic.es
Guillem Taberner Soriano - Real Jardà n Botánico Madrid, Spain - taverner8[at]hotmail.com
Javier Otegui Tellechea - Universidad de Navarra, Spain - jotellechea[at]alumni.unav.es
Estrella Robles Domà nguez - Universidad de Navarra, Spain - erobles[at]alumni.unav.es
Beatriz Martà n Castro - Centro de Investigaciones Ambientales Fernando González Bernáldez, Universidad Complutense, Spain - bmartinc[at]bio.ucm.es
David Garcà a San León - Universidad Santiago Compostela, Spain - herbario[at]usc.es
Marà a Santos Vicente - Universidad Salamanca, Spain - m.santos[at]usal.es

Adil El Filali - French GBIF Node - elfilali[at]gbif.fr
Adrian Hine - The Natural History Museum, UK - adrian.hine[at]nhm.ac.uk
Fabian Haas - International Centre for Insect Physiology and Ecology, Kenya - fhaas[at]icipe.org
Jeroen Creuwels - Zoological Museum Amsterdam, Nederlands - creuwels[at]science.uva.nl
John Elia - Tropical Pesticides Research Institute, National Herbarium of Tanzania - johnelia[at]yahoo.com
Mihail Carausu - Danish GBIF Node (DanBIF) - MCCarausu[at]snm.ku.dk
Oscar Orrego - Instituto de Investigación de Recursos Biológicos Alexander von Humboldt, Colombia - oaorrego[at]humboldt.org.co
Quintà n Arias - Museo del Instituto de Zoologà a Agrà cola Francisco Fernández Yépez (MIZA), Univesidad Central de Venezuela - quintinarias[at]gmail.com
Rafael Cabral Carvalho - University of São Paulo, Brasil - photorc[at]gmail.com
Steven Patton - Smithsonian Tropical Research Insititute, Panamá - PATONS[at]si.edu
Synda Boulahia Kheder - National Agronomic Institute of Tunisia - synda_bk[at]yahoo.com
(absent) Achille Orphée Lokossou - Direction Générale des Forêts et des Ressources Naturelles, Benin

Results

Try to find your way,
Biogeomancer says not found,
Now you are very lost.

Search heaven and earth
So many places to call my home
Google Earth’s my friend

Many hands raised high
An error clouds my program
Answers escape me

Validar datos
La red está caà da
Estoy perdido

Voy en búsqueda
Google Earth mi amigo
Voy a mi casa