AIRO, Maynooth University

Data for Decisions – Introduction to GIS Workshops


The ‘Data for Decisions’ GIS Workshop is aimed at planners, policy and decision makers, local partnerships, local authorities, researchers and private consultants who are interested in getting a better handle on Irish spatial data and the potential of Geographical Information Systems (GIS) to aid in evidence informed decision making.


The workshop is designed around the free and open source QGIS software package and is pitched at those with little or no GIS experience.

Duration: Introductory: 1 Day (9.30 to 17.00)

IT requirements: Own laptop with QGIS downloaded prior to the workshop and MS Office installed

Price: €295

To register for this event please visit the MU Shop: here or for more information please click here or else contact a member of team directly at