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QGIS Model Designer Class – October 10th 2023

QGIS Model Designer Class – October 10th 2023

When I hit the halfway mark it's time to announce - October 10th from 12 to 4 EST. Class: Model Designer Price: $100 EventBrite Virtual (Zoom) Which I think the original post was just a few days back but the class is mostly fleshed out. I've been working on it off and...

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QGIS Tips and Tricks – September 20th 2023

QGIS Tips and Tricks – September 20th 2023

I'm doing this one again before the FOSS4GNA conference URL: EventBrite Location: Virtual Cost: $100 The last time I did this it was pretty fun. First workshop/training class I had that almost sold out in forever. I cover 16 things with QGIS that you may not know it...

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Class: Model Designer

Class: Model Designer

I keep typing Model Builder. Old habits die hard. In my continuing efforts to deconstruct whatever training I was doing - I'm now into "Part 2" which is a model designer class. Way back in the day when I cared more for the ESRI stuff, I had written a model builder...

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Small Business Supporter of QGIS

Small Business Supporter of QGIS

I was able to re-up NRGS's commitment to the QGIS Organization last week. Granted - not a ton of money but things are budgeted etc etc and it was time. So what does that get me? Well - a logo I can anchor on my website. What does it get all of us? So for like $550...

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Thoughts on Training

Last week I did something a bit weird - I had an almost full training class. What? You probably thought I did a ton of training. It's hit or miss mainly. Lately I've been busy with clients (which is my main focus - data problems). In May I announced a new class which...

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Bike Lanes in Chattanooga

Bike Lanes in Chattanooga

I was sitting around thinking there other day that I've been doing OpenStreetMap "things" for way too long. With one volunteer job going dormant I decided to re-visit something I had worked on 12 years ago. I had met up with some OSM folk here in town around 2010 and...

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Exploring QGIS 3.28 July 25th and 26th 2023

Exploring QGIS class is coming! The Exploring QGIS class is back with three new sections: 3D, Mobile, and the Temporal Controller. I know - 3 new sections but it's 3 sections that have matured enough I'm including. Which makes this one a full 8 hours. I had added...

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QGIS Tips and Tricks – July 19th 2023 – Virtual

So the Tips and Tricks Class is pulling together. I've decided to do a dry run next month to see how this is going to work. This will cover QGIS 3.28 and above and we will be blasting through this at 15 minutes a subject (for a total of 16 topics). Speaking of Topics:...

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TN 911 Project and Network Analysis

TN 911 Project and Network Analysis

About 2 months ago I was speaking on the TN 911 database project and did a quick demo and promptly forgot about half of the demo once I walked away from the podium. One thing covered was the network tools in QGIS. 5 years ago (maybe more) I was asked by a local county...

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Addressing Ramblings

I'm preparing to rollout the "new and improved" TN 911 database to a client. I've been working on it as time permits and I'm at a point where "it's done". You can deploy it and run it and life is good. Now the question is "can I add in some scripts to make your life...

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QGIS: Tips and Tricks

A new class. A new 4 hour class I should say. The FOSS4GNA call for papers/workshops is currently ongoing. I've decided to change things up a bit and not submit an intro class but try a "QGIS: Tips and Tricks" class. That was my submission and hopefully it gets some...

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QGIS 3.30: Text Widget

The fun continues as I walk though the change log for qgis 3.30. I'm running a bit behind - So lets talk widgets. QGIS introduces new widgets to help in data entry. Lets talk about the Text Widget. The TN911 project is starting to get some complicated menus and one...

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