Yale hosts a two-day event centered on Google's mapping technologies, offering atendees hands-on experience with Google Earth Engine, Google Maps Engine, and other tools used for capturing and publishing geospatial research data.
To kick-off the event, Google made two special announcements:
Google Geo for Higher Education @ Yale - Maps Contest for Yale Students. Submit your map and automatically be entered to win one of three Samsung Nexus 7 tablets!
Google Maps for Education: Grants and resources to help students visualize and understand the world around them.