Joris Van den Bossche

Joris is a core contributor to Pandas and maintainer of GeoPandas. He has given several tutorials at international conferences and a course on python for data analysis for PhD students at Ghent University. He did a PhD at Ghent University and VITO in air quality research, worked at the Paris-Saclay Center for Data Science, and, currently is a freelance software developer and teacher.

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Introduction to geospatial data analysis with GeoPandas and the PyData stack

This tutorial is an introduction to geospatial data analysis, with a focus on tabular vector data using GeoPandas. It will show how GeoPandas and related libraries can improve your workflow and (importing GIS data, visualizing, joining and preparing for analysis, exploring spatial relationships, ...) and fit nicely in the traditional PyData stack.