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Friday, May 29, 2009

ArcPad 8 Training in San Diego on Sunday, July 12th!

Well, the bad news is there's no ArcPad pre-conference session at the ESRI User Conference this year.

But... the good news is that GeoMobile Innovations, with support from members of the ArcPad Team, is hosting a 1-day hands-on ArcPad 8 Bootcamp at the Sheraton San Diego Hotel and Marina in San Diego on Sunday, July 12th at a special price.


This workshop teaches you critical ArcPad field GIS data collection and mapping skills regardless of which PDA/GPS system you currently use or plan to use. You will learn the following and more:
  • ArcPad 8 fundamentals including core concepts, tools, and functions of ArcPad.
  • Configure your base tools and toolbars and arrange them for maximum productivity.
  • Start your project quickly, including tapping into readily available background data.
  • Configure ArcPad to work with YOUR GPS device.
  • Collect GPS data in our hands-on data capture field sessions.
  • Link photos to your GIS features in the field.
  • Learn the basics of data check out and check in workflows using the ArcPad 8 Data Manager extension.
  • Step into customization. Create project specific tools and toolbars, data entry and query forms, and task lists using ArcPad Studio 8.

For more information, and to sign up, please visit