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Digital Skills Workshops for PhD Students (UNIGE and Geneva Graduate Institute)

nodegoat Workshop: Mapping Spatial Data

 DS43 - nodegoat Workshop: Mapping Spatial Data
 Pim van Bree and Geert Kessels (LAB1100)



6 June 2024, 10:00-13:00, online

This workshop will focus on the usage of nodegoat, which is specifically developed as a data management, network analysis, and visualisation environment for research projects in the humanities.

Mapping Spatial Data, Thursday, 6 June, 10:00-13:00, online

Location data forms an integral part of any research project. This workshop will teach you how to properly store any spatial data and how to best make use of it in your project. Using the web based research environment 'nodegoat' ( we will cover multiple strategies on how to store your spatial data and will show you how this data can add value to your project.

Workshop Programme:

10:00 Introduction to mapping spatial data in nodegoat
10:30 Who are you and what is your research question
10:45 Learn how to enter geographical data in nodegoat
11:30 Break
11:45 Learn how to enter biographical data in nodegoat
12:30 Learn how to implement a gazetteer in your nodegoat environment
13:00 End of the workshop

Request a nodegoat account before the workshop via 

LAB1100 is a research and development firm established in 2011 by Pim van Bree and Geert Kessels. LAB1100 brings together skills in new media, history, and software development. Working together with universities, research institutes, and museums, LAB1100 has built the digital research platform nodegoat and produces interactive data visualisations.


PhD students of the Graduate Institute will be informed of each workshop by email.  For any questions regarding registration to the workshop, please contact: