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You are cordially invited to our fun free event geomatics networking event on May 16th.  Tuesday, May 16, 2017 - 5:00 PM The Foundry 242 Red River Rd, Thunder Bay, ON Please RSVP by Joining our Meetup Group The May Thunder Bay GoGeomatics Meetup, hosted by the Northwestern Ontario Innovation Centre, will lead off with a presentation from Rob Rempel-Research Scientist with the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry.  His presentation is titled: "Applications of Geomatics in Cumulative Effects Assessment and Knowledge Integration for the Ring of Fire Development".  The Talk: Rob will be talking about a very...
Posted on April 2, 2017
Saturday: April 29th - 9:15 AM Ottawa Library, Main Branch  Basement Conference Room 120 Metcalfe, Ottawa, Ontario We will be in the basement meeting room Price: CAD55.00per Person Email:  jmurphy@gogeomatics.ca to get your ticket. You can also Pay Online using our meetup Group for Ottawa This seminar offers practical and proven advice to help you make the most of your geospatial job search. This half day seminar will be useful to graduating students as well as seasoned professionals. The seminar is particularly focused on those seeking work in GIS, cartography, remote sensing, programming, and other related geospatial...
Posted on February 8, 2017
GoGeomatics Canada is bringing our popular career seminar to Vancouver this February. This is only the second time we have offered our Career Seminar in Vancouver, and we’re looking forward to meeting all the new geospatial graduates and job seekers. Mark your calendars with the following date: Vancouver Career Seminar Date: Thursday, February 23, 2017 Location: Creekside Community Centre 1 Athletes Way Time: 6:15pm to 10:00pm Cost: $89 Spaces: 20 With the school year coming to a close in a few months, many will be looking to start careers in GIS, cartography, remote sensing, programming, and other geospatial related fields....
Tuesday, February 21, 2017 - 6:30 PM One Eighty Hunter Street 180 hunter street, Peterborough, ON This month we have a very special guest speaker joining us.  Juliana Pentikainen, GIS Technologist at City of Peterborough, will be joining us to share the happenings in the Geomatics/Mapping Division at the City of Peterborough. The mission of the Peterborough Geomatics/Mapping Division is to plan and implement corporately supported mapping services and GIS through collaborative partnerships between City of Peterborough staff, management and other organizations. Click here to join our Meetup Group to get reminders on events: The...
Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 7:00 PM Betty's On King (Upstairs) 240 King St East , Toronto, ON Join GoGeomatics for our February Social! This month’s social is taking place Thursday, February 16th, (7:00PM) at Betty's On King (Upstairs).  This is a free event. Free Career Night at Toronto GoGeomatics Social: This month, we welcome special guest Aditi Tyagi Client Success Manager at Employment and Recruitment Services of Canada! She will give us some tips and tricks on job hunting, resume revising, networking techniques and interview preparation. This night will be a great night for you to bring a resume and discuss job...
Thursday, February 16, 2017 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM Ed's Rec Room WEM, Edmonton , AB  At the West Edmonton Mall Entrance 5, or the 3rd level beside SportChek Price: CAD12.00 /per person Everyone is welcome to join us for our February Social at Ed's Rec Room at the West Edmonton Mall (West Edmonton Mall, 8882 170 St NW, Edmonton, AB T5T) Lanes will be reserved on Thursday February 16th from 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm. There is a maximum of 5 people per lane. Please RSVP on here (the meetup page) by FRIDAY 10th. There is a lounge and seats available for people who want to mingle and not play. Please show up at least 15 minutes...
Free GIS & Public Health  Talk in Kingston Thursday, January 19, 2017 6:00 PM Sir John A Public House 343 King Street E, Kingston, ON   Brian Mosley GISP is a GIS Analyst with KFL&A Public Health. He has worked both at the federal and municipal level focusing on public health in Canada.  Brian will be presenting his talk as an overview of several project he's done. Location allocation to identify ideal clinic locations, mapping Motor Vehicle collisions to identify dangerous roads and school access to tobacco retailers. Brian will give an overview of each project from a public health perspective and then talk about...
Posted on January 4, 2017
GoGeomatics has been actively using Twitter to reach out to the geospatial community since 2009. We have written and hosted many articles over the years emphasizing the importance of Twitter marketing and communications within the geomatics sector. Many of our readers are probably aware that we have often ranked the top social media gurus who regularly promote geomatics and encourage more people to get involved with geographic information. It is nice to see that many geomatics businesses and organizations have taken our advice and are now using Twitter on a regular basis. (We're looking at you @NRCan) There has been one user from the...
This is our list Canadian geomatics conferences and events for 2017. Here you will find events pertaining to GIS, remote sensing, surveying, cartography, and informatics. We're always updating this list, so if you have a Canadian geomatics event coming up, please let us know so we can add it to our list. Send an email to info@gogeomatics.ca with your event info. Quick links: January / February / March / April / May / June / July / August / September / October / November / December January 2017 GoGeomatics Kelowna January Social Needs location January 19 Join us for our January Kelowna Social! We love to bring together...
Get your sleighbells jingling for the CRSS GoGeomatics Christmas Party! For the fourth year in a row, we’re teaming up with the Canadian Remote Sensing Society to throw a very special joint Holiday Social in Ottawa. Everyone is welcome! CRSS Ottawa GoGeomatics Christmas Party Date: Wednesday, December 14, 2016 Time: 6:30PM Location: James Street Pub (390 Bank Street) RSVP using our MeetUp Group in Ottawa. This year’s guest speaker is John Roos who is the Sales Director for DigitalGlobe. He will be speaking about the new uses of high resolution imagery. DigitalGlobe is a leading provider of commercial high-resolution...
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