The Fundamentals of Geographic Information System (GIS)

with Sheetal Sujan

”GIS is waking up the world to the power of geography, this science of integration, and has the framework for creating a better future.”
– Jack Dangermond

In this 60-minute webinar, we will dive into the fundamentals of Geographic Information System (GIS) and explore its wide-ranging applications. GIS is a powerful technology that enables the capture, analysis, and visualization of geospatial data, providing valuable insights for decision-making and problem-solving.

Here's what I'll cover in this Webinar!

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Learn GIS principles

Gain a solid understanding of GIS principles and key components.

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Understand spatial data & data types

The importance of spatial data and explore various data types used in GIS

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Explore coordinate systems and projections

Learn about coordinate systems and map projections, essential for accurately representing geographic features on maps.

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Tools & Software

Delve into the tools and software used in GIS, including popular platforms such as ArcGIS.

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Examples & Demos

Through real-world examples and demonstrations, you will discover how GIS is used in various fields such as urban planning, environmental management, transportation, and public health.

Who Is This Program For?

This WEBINAR is designed for individuals who are...

Interested in gaining a foundational understanding of Geographic Information System (GIS).
It is suitable for:

    • Beginners and Novices: Individuals who are new to GIS and want to learn the fundamentals, including students, professionals from non-geospatial backgrounds, and hobbyists.
    • GIS Enthusiasts: Individuals who have a general interest in GIS and want to deepen their understanding of the core concepts and principles.
    • Professionals Exploring GIS: Professionals from various fields who are considering incorporating GIS into their work or want to better understand the potential applications and benefits of GIS technology.
    • Decision-Makers: Managers, executives, and decision-makers who need a foundational understanding of GIS to make informed decisions about implementing geospatial solutions within their organizations.
    • Researchers and Educators: Researchers, educators, and academics who want to integrate GIS into their research projects, curriculum, or teaching methodologies.
    • Geospatial Support Staff: Support staff working in GIS departments or organizations who would benefit from a solid understanding of GIS fundamentals to assist with data management, analysis, or mapping tasks.

So Why follow this Webinar?

No prior knowledge or experience in GIS is required for this webinar. It serves as a starting point for individuals looking to build a strong foundation in GIS and explore its potential applications across various industries.

Choose a date

February 21, 2023

14:00 - 15:30 SRT / Check local time

February 28, 2023

18:00 - 19:30 SRT / Check local time







Lybra GIS Esri Bronze partner

Sheetal Sujan

Director of Lybra N.V.

Sheetal is a seasoned professional with a wealth of experience in delivering professional development programs to individuals, teams, and corporate organizations. Sheetal is driven by a passion for helping individuals and organizations reach their full potential, and is dedicated to delivering high-quality training programs. Lybra Training, Coaching & Consulting specializes in digital transformations for organizations in both the public and private sectors. With Sheetal leading the team, Lybra Training, Coaching & Consulting continues to deliver cutting-edge solutions for its clients in Suriname, and beyond. Sheetal will guide us through all projects Lybra has conducted in collaboration with its partners using GIS solutions. She will be hosting this webinar and introduce Lybra’s partner Gissat who will be leading this webinar.

Krieshen Ramkhelawan

Director of GISsat n.v.

Krieshen Ramkhelawan

Director of GISsat n.v.

Krieshen Ramkhelawan has been instrumental in sharing the possibilities of GIS technology. He will his insights into the power of GIS, highlighting its diverse applications in urban planning, environmental monitoring, disaster response, and natural resource management. With a deep understanding of the challenges and opportunities faced by organizations in their digital transformations, Krieshen has collaborated with industry leaders such as Esri and Trimble to provide innovative GIS solutions. Prepare to be inspired by Krieshen’s expertise as he shares the success stories of GIS projects in Suriname, demonstrating how GIS technology has revolutionized data management, enhanced decision-making, and transformed government processes. His passion for GIS and dedication to empowering organizations will leave a lasting impact in this Webinar.Get ready to embark on a journey of discovery and innovation as we delve into the fascinating world of spatial data and its profound impact on Suriname’s development.