About Els Aelvoet

Els lives in Ottawa, Ontario and has her Masters in Geography, from the University of Ghent, Belgium. She describes herself as a Geographer with a big passion for anything related to GIS, maps and remote sensing. With over 7 years of international GIS experience, she is currently an active member in the Geography community in Ottawa. Besides her remote sensing project at the University of Ottawa, she is also on the lookout for new and challenging GIS opportunities. In her spare time, you might find her enjoying the great outdoors, or participating in a variety of dance classes.

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The 42nd Annual Conference of the Canadian Cartographic Association was held, May 31st thru June 2nd, at Carleton University. Inspired by the 150th birthday of Canada, the guiding theme of this year’s conference was “150 Years of Cartography: Past, Present and Future”. The venue for the conference was the Richcraft Hall, formerly known as the River Building at Carleton University. The Hall, with its signature open space and beautiful patio overlooking the Rideau River, formed an excellent venue for a well-attended conference with students, researchers, educators, and professionals from different levels of government and the...