Planetary ArcGIS Workshop, March 18, 2018, LPSC

The Spacecraft Planetary Imaging Facility (SPIF) at Cornell University is offering a free workshop at the upcoming 49th LPSC on Sunday, March 18, on using ArcGIS for planetary image analysis, sponsored by the Regional Planetary Image Facility (RPIF) network. This will be an introductory level course accessible to participants with no prior ArcGIS experience. The workshop will run from 9:30am to 4:30pm and will cover topics including ArcGIS basics, spatial analysis, and map document production. Participants will conduct hands-on research using data from Mars Odyssey and Mars Global Surveyor that will be downloaded and processed for ingestion into ArcGIS as part of the workshop. Some introductory ISIS ( information will be provided as well. Participants will be given one year ArcGIS licenses part of the workshop.  Registration is required: The deadline for registration is March 12, 2018. Please contact Zoe Learner Ponterio, SPIF Data Manager, for more information at