Francis Guo

Francis has recently obtained his Master of Environmental Studies degree from University of Waterloo. Before he came to Canada, he attended China University of Geosciences for his undergraduate study. Now he is working at Leica Geosystem Ltd. in the geomatics sector.

Articles by Francis Guo

Event Recap: The 2017 Canadian Surveyors Conference in Ottawa

On March 1st and 2nd land surveyor professionals, as well as industry exhibitors, headed to Ottawa for the 2017 Canadian…

The Future of GIS Software? QGIS A Popular Open-Source GIS for the Masses

In today’s geomatics society, ArcGIS, developed by Esri, is a giant and dominates the GIS software market. However, there are…

Contrasting: GIS & Geomatics Education in Canada and China

I have studied Geographic Information Systems (GIS) in both Canada and China. Last summer I completed my master in geography at…