Fieldwork and the Independent Investigation (NEA) with ArcGIS Online

Data collection, Presentation, Analysis and Evaluation

The Royal Geographical Society (with IBG), in association with Esri UK, are hosting this full-day conference exploring the use of ArcGIS Online for fieldwork and the Independent Investigation.

This conference will show you how to:

  • Use ArcGIS Online to plan and manage a successful Independent Investigation
  • Collect high quality field data with Survey123 for use in NEA
  • Discover high quality and usable secondary data for use in NEA
  • Present, manage and analyse data for NEA using ArcGIS Online

The day will be led by the Esri UK education team. You will discover more about using ArcGIS Online in the classroom. The conference also provides an excellent opportunity for networking.


Registration & Coffee09:30 – 10:00

Plenary Session10:00 – 11:00

Teacher’s experiences of using ArcGIS Online and an interactive delegate survey about GIS

Refreshments & Networking Break11:00 – 11:30

Fieldwork Preparation & Planning with Survey12311:30 – 12:00

Delegates will be split into three groups and assigned different fieldwork tasks using Survey123.(login details for Survey123 will be supplied, delegates just need to bring a smartphone to the event)

Fieldwork around the Society using the Survey123 app12:00 – 13:00

Lunch & Networking13:00 – 13:45

Workshops focusing on analysis and presenting the fieldwork data13:45 – 15:00

Fieldwork data presentations and reflections by delegates15:00 – 15:45

Closing Plenary & information about the GeoMentors Programme15:45 – 16:00