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A Deep Dive into DHIS2 Maps

Target audience

Would you like to know the current capabilities of DHIS2 Maps? This is a great session for DHIS2 users who would like to use maps to present and analyze their data. The target audience for this Bootcamp includes, but is not limited to, program managers, monitoring and evaluation staff, and donors. 

Key skills you will gain
  • Understand the current capabilities and limitations of DHIS2 Maps
  • Knowledge of all the different layer types in DHIS2 Maps, and how to use them
Bootcamp description

This session will introduce you to the Maps application, its capabilities, different layer types and some of the more hidden features. We will also present the new Org Unit Profile introduced in DHIS2 2.37. 

The Bootcamp will cover the following topics: 

  • Short introduction to maps
  • An overview of DHIS2 Maps
  • Map layers:          

                  • Basemaps

                  • Org unit layer (former “Boundary layer”) and the new Org Unit Profile

                  • Facility layer

                  • Thematic layer 

                  • Event layer

                  • Tracked entity layer

                  • Earth Engine layer (population, elevation ++)

                  • External layers


Training highlight

Understand when, why and how you should use maps to present and analyze your data.


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SEPTEMBER 28 - 29 I VIRTUAL

Day 1
12:00 am
1:12 am
Sep 28, 2021
Day 1

Day 1
8:00 am
10:00 am
Digital Doors Open
Digital Doors Open
Participants receive access to Hopin and can browse the venue and schedule, visit expo booths, network, etc.

Day 1
10:15 am
10:30 am
Main Stage
Welcome Remarks
Welcome Remarks
Message from the Organizers: • Nicola Hobby, BAO Systems • Lars Helge Overland, HISP UiO

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Day 1
12:00 am
1:12 am
Sep 28, 2021
Day 1

Day 1
8:00 am
10:00 am
Digital Doors Open
Digital Doors Open

Participants receive access to Hopin and can browse the venue and schedule, visit expo booths, network, etc.

Day 1
10:15 am
10:30 am
Main Stage
Welcome Remarks
Welcome Remarks

Message from the Organizers: • Nicola Hobby, BAO Systems • Lars Helge Overland, HISP UiO

Day 1
10:30 am
11:00 am
Main Stage
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TBA

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11:15 am
Break
Break

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Day 2
12:00 am
1:00 am
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Day 2

Day 2
10:15 am
10:30 am
Main Stage
Welcome Day 2 and Kahoot
Welcome Day 2 and Kahoot

Nicola Hobby, BAO Systems

Day 2
10:30 am
11:30 am
Main Stage
Day 2
11:30 am
11:45 am
Break
Break

Day 2
11:45 am
12:45 pm
Main Stage
Panel
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Day 2
12:45 pm
1:15 pm
Break
Break

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1:15 pm
2:00 pm
Spotlight session
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Day 2
1:15 pm
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Day 2
2:00 pm
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Day 2
3:00 pm
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