Analysing migration flows using the IMAGE studio workshop
19 - 20 November 2015
School of Geography, University of Leeds
This international workshop aims to provide hands on training in the use of the IMAGE Studio.
The IMAGE Studio is a bespoke software system that has been developed for the analysis of internal migration data, focusing specifically on matrices of origin-destination migration flows. The Studio was created as part of the IMAGE project, an international collaborative research program funded by the Australian Research Council, which aimed to develop a robust framework for comparing internal migration between countries around the world.
Key features of Studio include:
The IMAGE Studio has been used to make comparisons of internal migration in a large number of countries, and is now being made available as a new resource to the academic community worldwide. Possible applications include:
This workshop will provide:
Participants are encouraged to bring their own migration data to the workshop for use with the Studio.