2018 MAG Interactive Map Viewer Training - Downtown Phoenix

Wed Jul. 11 at 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Event Details

Maricopa Association of Governments

Invites You to Attend

2018 MAG Interactive Map Viewer Training

Learn how to access demographic and employment data for your community, the region, and throughout the state of Arizona.

What will you learn?
In a live computer lab setting, attendees will use the MAG map viewers (focusing on the MAG Region and State Demographic viewers and the Employment viewer) found at maps.azmag.gov to conduct searches for demographic and employment data for each community, the region, and throughout the state of Arizona. Special emphasis will be placed on understanding search terminology, and downloading data into usable formats.

Who should attend?
Anyone who conducts planning and community assessment. This includes those who work in areas of economic development, planning and development, public safety, public health, real estate, education, employment services, library services, human services, policymaking, marketing, and more.

If you know others who may benefit from this workshop, you are welcome to forward your invitation or this registration page on to them.

Workshop Overview

  • Overview of the Demographic Map Viewer, State Demographic Map Viewer, and Employment Map Viewer
  • Using the Map Tools to Define a Custom Area
  • Exporting Selected Data
  • Printing a Map
  • Analyzing and Compiling Data
  • Additional Data Resources Available at MAG


Choose a Session that Works for You* (see additional options below)
Select the one session that works best for you! Please do not register for more than one class at a time.
  • Wednesday, February 14 from 9:00 a.m. - Noon
  • Wednesday, March 7 from 9:00 a.m. - Noon
  • Wednesday, April 4 from 9:00 a.m. - Noon
  • Wednesday, June 6 from 9:00 a.m. - Noon
  • Wednesday, July 11 from 9:00 a.m. - Noon
  • Wednesday, August 1 from 9:00 a.m. - Noon
  • Wednesday, September 5 from 9:00 a.m. - Noon
  • Wednesday, October 3 from 9:00 a.m. - Noon
  • Wednesday, November 7 from 9:00 a.m. - Noon
  • Wednesday, December 5 from 9:00 a.m. - Noon


Capacity
Seating is limited to 24 attendees per session. Latecomers may forfeit their seats to walk-ins. Sessions with less than 15 registrants 72 hours prior to the workshop may be canceled.

Waitlist
If a session is 'sold out' a Waitlist will be available. In the event a seat opens up prior to the day of the class, those on the Waitlist will be emailed in the order in which they signed up and given an opportunity to register.

Cancellations
If you find that you will not be able to make the class, the courtesy of your cancellation would be appreciated. Sessions with less than 15 registrants 72 hours prior to the workshop may be canceled.

Walk-ins
Walk-ins are welcome on a stand-by basis, and will only be seated if there is space available after the start of the class. Call ahead to be sure the class has not been canceled: 602-254-6300.


Computers Will Be Provided
Class is conducted in the computer lab of ARIZONA@WORK Phoenix (formerly known as the Phoenix Workforce Connection).

No food or drinks
No food or drinks allowed in the computer lab, except bottled water.


Getting There, Parking Validation
Only parking stubs from our underground parking at this location (accessible from 1st Avenue, which is a southbound one-way street) will be validated at the training.

We are also easily accessible by bus and light rail.




*MORE DATES AND LOCATIONS AVAILABLE:

Thursday, February 22 from 9:00 a.m.- Noon
Thursday, June 21 from 9:00 a.m.- Noon
Thursday, October 18 from 9:00 a.m.- Noon

ARIZONA@WORK Maricopa County (Gilbert)

Thursday, April 19 from 9:00 a.m.- Noon
Thursday, August 16 from 9:00 a.m.- Noon
Thursday, December 13 from 9:00 a.m.- Noon