05-09 JUNE 2017 | WORKSHOP

Introduction to GIS using ArcGIS

MSc Humberto Zontini Malheiros
ECOGEO – Geoprocessamento e Meio Ambiente



The focus of the training is to learn the basics of geoprocessing as well as to learn the features and tools of ArcGIS for Desktop in its latest version. The course will be very practical, consisting of 80% applied exercises and 20% of expository classes with demonstrations. All students will receive a workbook, data course, certificate of attendance and supplementary material such as PDF articles, books and technical documents. The material is in Portuguese with focus on the environmental area and landscape planning. If they wish, students can take their research data to be worked on during class breaks with the instructor.

Personal bio of MSc Humberto Zontini Malheiros

Biologist and Master in Coastal and Oceanic Systems by the Federal University of Paraná (UFPR) in the research line “Integrated Management of the Coastal Zone”. He worked at IPÊ – Instituto de Pesquisas Ecológicas (Ecological Research Institute) for 10 years where he focused his activities on fisheries management in the APA de Guaraqueçaba – PR. He worked as a geoprocessing technician in conservation and management of natural resources in the Amazon by the same institute. He is currently a consultant in the area of conservation biology and the use of GIS – Geographic Information Systems by ECOGEO Consultoria e Treinamentos S / S Ltda. It has international certification of the ArcGIS platform to provide official ESRI training and consult with its partners and representative in Brazil.


Date: 05-09 JUNE 2017

RCGI – Research Centre for Gas Innovation
Prédio da Engenharia Mecânica e Naval
Av. Professor Mello Moraes, 2231
University of São Paulo
Escola Politécnica | Cidade Universitária
São Paulo – SP, 05508-030 | Brazil

Phone: +55 11 9793-0502