Lindsey Goncalves

Lindsey Goncalves is a volunteer Geospatial Community Manager for GoGeomatics Canada. In her professional life, she is an analyst working in the renewable energy industry. Lindsey has studied geography, environmental sciences, urban planning and GIS and worked extensively in the hydro-electric sector. When Lindsey is not working, she’s either out for a run, reading or helping out with GoGeomatics.

Articles by Lindsey Goncalves

Meet Kitty Yiu: A Neuro-Diverse Talent

Recently we shared with you some of the realities of disability in the workplace in Canada and the typical accommodations…

Is the Geospatial Industry Failing Those With Disabilities?

GoGeomatics supports diverse and inclusive workspaces. This article takes a look at how Canada’s job market is doing in this…

Coming Soon: Canadian Online Degrees in Surveying and Geomatics

Thinking of pursuing a degree in surveying or geomatics? Doing so is about to get easier. Currently, the Canadian Board…

Self-driving Vehicles Are Closer Than They Appear

Waymo is a fully autonomous car created by Google. Waymo One is a ride-hailing service that is currently running in…

Book Review: Two Trees Make a Forest

Written by: Jessica J. Lee We can’t travel at the moment but this book might just be the next best…

Women Employed in the Canadian Geomatics Sector

Universal Geomatics Solutions Corp. (UGS) were happy to recently announce that they are now a majority female-owned business. Located in Alberta, UGS…

2020’s Biggest Canadian Geospatial News — Canada in Space

2020 will be remembered by many as perhaps not the best year (and one we’d like to forget) — but…

McElhanney Annual Civil/Geomatic Engineering Scholarship

Attention Civil and Geomatics Engineering students — the 2020/2021 McElhanney Scholarship applications are now open! About McElhanney McElhanney is the…

Coming Soon: A New Canadian Surveyors Book

Calling all surveyors! The Association of Canada Lands Surveyors (ACLS) needs your help to finalize the production of their first…

Project'44

Remember WWII With Maps & Diaries From Project’44

It’s Remembrance Week and as you take the time to learn about and reflect on WWI and WWII, I urge…

Global Positioning System (GPS): How does it Work?

I recently read about the delay of China’s BeiDou mission and how, instead, China chose to launch a fifth satellite…

GeoIgnite 2020 Video: How to challenge the Lasers-scanning market at the cost of a drone

Session: How to challenge the Lasers-scanning market at the cost of a drone and simple tools combined with Artificial Intelligence…