The Location Advantage

This free, instructor-led massive open online course (MOOC) from Esri is ideal for anyone interested in business technology, including current business students and recent graduates.

Location & Date

Six-week online course; two-to-three hours flexible study per week.

Start Date: 12/04/2017
End Date: 23/05/2017

Event Overview

Sign up for The Location Advantage and learn how location information can help businesses question, analyse, interpret and visualise data to enable better decision-making.

The MOOC runs over six weeks, from 12 April – 23 May, and requires an estimated two-to-three hours study per week.

Course content is delivered weekly by Esri specialists, and consists of:

  • Video introductions, demonstrations and ten-minute lectures
  • Hands-on case study exercises
  • Quizzes
  • Class polls and discussions

Supplementary resources are also made available throughout the MOOC.

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  • Learn to apply geospatial technology to business functions, including market planning, site analysis, marketing, and supply-chain and risk management
  • Explore case studies that demonstrate how location information can be applied to key performance indicators
  • Understand how spatial analysis helps organisations decrease costs, increase revenue and reduce risk
  • Gain free access to Esri’s Cloud-based location analytics platform during the course
  • Receive a certificate of completion at the end of the course

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