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Geospatial Analysis with Pandas – Introduction to Geospatial Analysis

October 21, 2020 9:30 am PDT

🎈Register on Crowdcast → https://www.crowdcast.io/e/geospatial-analysis-with-2


💡This is a good series for you if you are:

  • an aspiring data scientist
  • frequently working with excel files and want another approach to dissect data
  • a SQL developer looking to get into programming
  • curious about data in general!

🎓 Part 2 : Introduction to Geospatial Analysis

This workshop will introduce you to Geospatial data using Python and Pandas. Geospatial data refers to any data that includes information about the geographic location of the record in addition to other features. We will look at the properties of geospatial data and explore what you can do with GeoPandas. 

You will learn about:

  • Pandas and GeoPandas data structures
  • Transforming and exploring geospatial data
  • Visualising data with charts and maps
  • Data from the boroughs in London will be used

🎓 Prerequisites

  • Sign up for IBM Cloud – https://ibm.biz/BdqCub

🎙 Speakers:

  • Margriet Groenendijk, Developer Advocate, IBM
  • Upkar Lidder, Developer Advocate, IBM

📅 Upcoming & Recorded Sessions:

  • 10/14/2020 – Part 1 : Introduction to Pandas
  • 10/28/2020 – Part 3 : Explore UK Crime Data with Pandas and Geopandas
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