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Caltek.net

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Research LA County and other GIS datasets, that align with a community taxonomy which will be used to log, describe and classify information relating to community issues using various Open Source GIS tools found in http://live.osgeo.org There will be other applications, in support of the LA Maptime Events: http://maptimela.github.io/

We need to identify, import and export various datasets on, into and from http://openstreetmaps.org This is embedded in both http://turnkeylinux.org/sahana-eden and http://turnkeylinux.org/ushahidi We plan to add data to maps according to: http://eden.sahanafoundation.org/wiki/DeveloperGuidelines/GIS

Please register, yourself on http://caltek.net We are particularly interested in the data resources of any one or more of the https://data.lacounty.gov/ for the greater Los Angeles area along with the https://data.lacity.org/ for the city.

The Nov 12th MapTimeLA used: https://github.com/maptimeLA/project-sandbox/archive/master.zip mostly using leaflet and QGIS which are both included in the > http://live.osgeo.org a GIS desktop distro DVD which is an open source software platform for learning and training resource and for administering workshop sessions and other open source software resource.

Most recently CalTekNet is working with 3 different GIS instructors to develop projects that are listed on http://wecanf.net/elearn

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About Caltek.net

Location:

3156 Boulder St, Los Angeles, CA 90063, US

Mission Statement

CalTek.Net (CTN) is committed to enhancing community access to information technology and learning opportunities by assessing, utilizing, and intergrating existing & emerging, information & education, technology sources. CTN will help facilitate the evolution of greater California regional Community Technology Centers inter-agency networking, and community technology coalition building.

Description

Primarily a web-based service broker and computer refurbisher with various sources of community technology information and resources.

Computers & Technology
Disaster Relief
Education & Literacy

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • ERP / CRM
  • SWOT / GAP Analysis
  • Graphic Design
  • Grant Writing / Research
  • Telecommunications
  • STEM

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2-4hrs / weekly
  • in some cases you need to have your own computer and usb drives to install distros on,

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