What’s New With Foundation Maps?
Wednesday, April 06, 2016 9:00 am
10:00 am PT
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At Foundation Center, we are constantly iterating and working on improvements for Foundation Maps. Join our vice president for data and technology strategy, Jake Garcia, to learn about what’s new in this latest release. Don’t miss this in-depth tour of Foundation Maps with one of its lead developers to gain a richer understanding of what this powerful data visualization platform can do.
About the Speaker: As a geographer and programmer, Jake Garcia has worked on GIS projects for NASA, Al Gore's Climate Project, the City of New York, and the U.S. Army. At Foundation Center, he builds mapping applications, data visualizations, semantic analysis scripts, and application programming interfaces. In April 2011, Jake was the lead developer on a project that won the Large Organization award in the World Bank's "Apps for Development" contest. He received an M.A. in geography from Hunter College and a B.A. in political science from Brown University.