April 5, 2005

Blue Marble Announces Additional Training Location: Atlanta, GA April 25th and 26th!

Gardiner, Maine — April 5, 2005 – Blue Marble Geographics (www.bluemarblegeo.com) is pleased to announce that Atlanta, GA has been added to the 2005 Geographic Calculator and Geographic Transformer training schedule. Contact Blue Marble today to reserve your seat.

These daylong sessions are in-depth user training courses on the applications. They also feature education on the basics of geodesy and mapping. In fact, many people take these courses for the geodesy training alone. Here is a chance to not only educate yourself on the foundations of Geodesy and mapping concepts, but learn how to really leverage the power of Blue Marble software.  

The remaining dates for our 2005 schedule are:

2005 Training Dates & Locations
Atlanta, GA — April 25-26
Boston, MA – June 20-21
San Diego, CA – July 25-26
Houston, TX – September 19-20
San Antonio, TX – October 31 – November 1

Seating is limited in all classes so please sign up early. Call toll free 800-616-2725 x13 or email Jessica Whitworth at training@bluemarblegeo.com for more information and to book your session now.

Note: We also offer on-site training sessions that can be conveniently planned to fit your schedule. Contact us for details.

Cost: US$500 per person, per application.

Who Should Attend:

  • Engineers and Surveyors working with many different coordinate systems
  • Existing Geographic Calculator users who want to experience the new features of Geographic Calculator 6.2
  • Existing Geographic Transformer users who want to get the most out of their Geographic Transformer license
  • GIS professionals who need to convert coordinates from one system to another
  • GIS professionals working with raster images who need to reproject to a new system

Geographic Calculator Course Details

This daylong session includes a detailed interactive overview of coordinate conversion, coordinate systems and geodesy. Users are then walked through the features and functions of the software including interactive conversions, point database conversions, map file conversions, and working with custom coordinate systems. Users are encouraged to bring their own data for these sessions. Computers and required software will be provided.


  • Geodetic Concepts
  • Interactive Conversions
  • Point Database Conversions
  • Map File Conversions

Geographic Transformer Course Details

Learn how to use the Transformer in a daylong training session. This course covers the entire functionality of the Transformer, through using your data to familiarize and master key image management skills.


  • Geodetic Concepts
  • Raster data management
  • Raster Georeferencing
  • Reprojecting
  • Tiling and mosaicking
  • Batch Processing

If you are interested in reserving a spot for one of these sessions, please register by phone or email at (800) 616-2725 x13 or training@bluemarblegeo.com. All major credit cards and government and academic purchase orders are accepted.

The Blue Marble Team

Blue Marble Training: Jessica Whitworth
1-800-616-2725 or 1-207-582-6747

Email: Training@bluemarblegeo.com

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