Jan 9, 2016

Kobotool Box for GIS training Vietnam

KoBoToolbox is a suite of tools for field data collection for use in challenging environments, allowing to collect data using cell phones and tablets. The software is free and open source. Most of the  users are people working in humanitarian crises, as well as aid professionals and researchers working in developing countries. The team of developers and researchers are based in Cambridge, MA, as well as Colorado, Canada, and Chile.

A google account was specially created for conducting this test (roland2016gis@gmail.com); Then a form for managing seed mother palms in farmers fields was developpend with the following data:
  • Palm number (so thu tu)
  • Name of farmer (ho va ten chu ho)
  • Group (Ap)
  • Community (Xa)
  • District (Huyen)
  • Province (Tinh)
  • Date of visit (Ngaybinhtuyen)
  • Surveyor name (Nguoibinhtuyen)
  • Coconut variety (Giong)
  • Stem marking (Ky hieu)
  • Longitude (kinhdodong)
  • Latitude (vidobac)
  • Nut/tree/year (trai/cay/nam)

Collect Data on Any Device in Your Browser
Code for first survey
For iPhones or any other device that has a Web browser, use the following link to enter data - even offline:


(Or if you have a barcode scanner
 on your phone, just scan the barcode
on the right)

Three videos to see:

More videos avalaible on Youtube Kobotool box Channel