Maricopa Association of Governments
Invites You to Attend
2017 MAG Interactive Map Viewer Training
Learn how to access demographic and employment data for your community, the region, and throughout the state of Arizona.
What will you learn?
In a live computer lab setting, attendees will use the MAG map viewers (focusing on the MAG Region and State Demographic viewers and the Employment viewer) found at maps.azmag.gov to conduct searches for demographic and employment data for each community, the region, and throughout the state of Arizona. Special emphasis will be placed on understanding search terminology, and downloading data into usable formats.
Who should attend?
Anyone who conducts planning and community assessment. This includes those who work in areas of economic development, planning and development, public safety, public health, real estate, education, employment services, library services, human services, policymaking, marketing, and more.
If you know others who may benefit from this workshop, you are welcome to forward your invitation or this registration page on to them.
- Overview of the Demographic Map Viewer, State Demographic Map Viewer, and Employment Map Viewer
- Using the Map Tools to Define a Custom Area
- Exporting Selected Data
- Printing a Map
- Analyzing and Compiling Data
- Additional Data Resources Available at MAG
Choose a Session that Works for You* (see additional options below)
Select the one session that works best for you! Please do not register for more than one class at a time.
Friday, January 13 from 9:00 a.m. - Noon CANCELED
Friday, March 10 from 9:00 a.m. - Noon
Friday, May 12 from 9:00 a.m. - Noon
Friday, July 14 from 9:00 a.m. - Noon
Friday, September 15 from 9:00 a.m. - Noon
Seating is limited to 20 attendees per session. Latecomers may forfeit their seats to walk-ins. Sessions with less than 10 registrants 72 hours prior to the workshop will be canceled.
If a session is 'sold out' a Waitlist will be available. In the event a seat opens up prior to the day of the class, those on the Waitlist will be emailed in the order in which they signed up and given an opportunity to register.
If you find that you will not be able to make the class, the courtesy of your cancellation would be appreciated. Sessions with less than 10 registrants 72 hours prior to the workshop may be canceled.
Walk-ins are welcome on a stand-by basis, and will only be seated if there is space available after the start of the class. Call ahead to be sure the class has not been canceled: 602-254-6300.
Computers Will Be Provided
Class is conducted in the computer lab of ARIZONA@WORK Maricopa County computer lab.
No food or drinks
No food or drinks allowed in the computer lab, except bottled water.
Getting There, Parking Validation
Plenty of free surface parking is available at this location.
*MORE DATES AND LOCATIONS AVAILABLE:
ARIZONA@WORK Phoenix (Downtown)
Wednesday, March 1 from 9:00 a.m. - Noon
Wednesday, April 5 from 9:00 a.m. - Noon
Wednesday, May 3 from 9:00 a.m. - Noon
Wednesday, August 2 from 9:00 a.m. - Noon
Wednesday, September 6 from 9:00 a.m. - Noon
Wednesday, October 4 from 9:00 a.m. - Noon
Wednesday, November 1 from 9:00 a.m. - Noon
Wednesday, December 13 from 9:00 a.m. - Noon
ARIZONA@WORK Maricopa County (West Phoenix)
Friday, February 10 from 9:00 a.m. - Noon
Friday, April 14 from 9:00 a.m. - Noon
Friday, June 9 from 9:00 a.m. - Noon
Friday, August 11 from 9:00 a.m. - Noon
Friday, October 13 from 9:00 a.m. - Noon