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      October 14, 2019

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      Westlands Road Westlands
      Nairobi, Nairobi Municipality

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      Mobile Based Data Collection Using M&E and Scientists

      Dear All, RE: MOBILE-BASED DATA COLLECTION USING M&E AND SCIENTISTS Tech For Development -T4D would like to invite you to a high impact Training Course in Mobile Based Data Collection Using M&E and Scientists to be held in Nairobi, Kenya from 14th to 18th Oct,2019 Event Information Course Name: Mobile Based Data Collection Using M&E and Scientists Venue: Tech for Development Training Center, Nairobi, Kenya Event Date: 14th to 18th Oct,2019 Course Fee: KES 75,000 OR USD 1,100 Online Registration:Register here This course is suitable for people working in: Impact Evaluation, Monitoring and Evaluation, Academic Research, Market Research, Field Research, Agriculture, Health, Education, WASH, Handicapped, Human rights, Emergencies/disasters, Advocacy, Education, Environment, Small business development, Community development, Rural development, Women, Youth, Population, Rehabilitation, Culture, Capacity Building, Appropriate technology, Income, generation, Private sector, Refugees/displaced Introduction Data collection has always been an integral part of development work. In the past, this task was performed with paper and pen, which made it prone to error, difficult to conduct on a large scale, and high in transaction costs. ICT tools such as mobile devices and software that allows users to create surveys, collect, manage and upload data to storage facilities in real-time, have reduced the conventional challenges associated with remote data collection. If you have always wanted to learn how to collect, manage and analyze project data using mobile devices, this training course is for you. Duration 5 days Who should attend? This training course is suitable for anyone who is interested in learning how to collect and manage project data using mobile devices. Course objectives The course will introduce participants to tools and techniques for rapid data collection using innovative mobile data collection tools. At the end of the course, participants will become familiar with ICT tools and technologies to conduct data collection, extract data for analysis and map collected data using mapping software. Topics to be covered Module I ICT Refresher Introduction to Mobile Data Collection Benefits of Mobile Based Data Collection Challenges facing Mobile Based Data Collection and their work arounds. Introduction to KoBoToolbox. Introduction to KoBoToolbox. Types of questions. Data types for each question. Questionnaire logic. Digitizing/building forms/survey authoring using KoBoToolbox. Deploying forms. KoBoCollect installation and configuration. Downloading forms into the mobile devices. Collecting data using KoBoCollect Uploading data to KoBoToolbox Data Analysis and Visualization using KoBoToolbox Module II Getting Started Device calibration (Mobile Phones/Tablets) Hands-on Exercise Survey data hosting Data Analysis and Visualization using KoBoToolbox Module III Introduction to basic XLSForms syntax for survey authoring. Intermediate Survey Authoring using XLSForms syntax New data types. Notes and dates. Multiple choice Questions. Multiple Language Support. Hints, metadata and more. Conditional Survey Branching. Required questions Constraining responses Skip: Asking Relevant questions The specify (other) Grouping questions. Skipping many questions at once (Skipping a section). Etc Extended data types geoid, image and multimedia Repeating a set of questions. Special formatting. Making dynamic calculations. Survey Styling and formatting Troubleshooting common syntax errors. Introduction to GIS Working with Spatial data (GPS Coordinates) Introduction to Fusion Table Exporting GPS Coordinates (Google maps) to Fusion tables Exporting data to Fusion tables using QGIS Converting data to shape files Choice of Platform Discussion on the Choice of Platform Integrating Mobile Data Collection tools into projects Hands-on Exercises Module IV Advanced Survey Authoring using Xlsforms syntax Form Validation Hands-on Exercise Module V (GIS) Spatial Mapping Hand-on Exercise Action plan Visit our website for more details. Tailor-made training This scheduled course can also be tailored for your organization. To find out how our tailor-made training can help your organization, call our team on Tel: +254 706909947, +25429166479 Testimonials Kindly visit this link to see video and photo testimonials of our previous training events. FAQs Need more information? Kindly visit this link to see answers to frequently asked questions. How to participate Register as individual. Contact information Email: outreach@t4d.co.ke Tel: +254 706909947 Website: www.t4d.co.ke Kind regards. Shalom Njogu, Customer Relationship Officer, Tech For Development Innovation for impact    

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