Jon Murphy

Jonathan Murphy is the Founder and Managing Director of GoGeomatics Canada, the most popular communications hub for the Canadian geomatics sector. He has created Canada’s largest geomatics networking group, with the goal of strengthening and empowering our geospatial community. Jon has had broad range of global experience in marketing and sales for geospatial businesses across a number of sectors and regions globally. He holds a bachelor's degree in Archaeology from the University of Calgary and advanced diplomas in GIS and geomatics from COGS. He is a volunteer with St John Ambulance and is a member of the Ottawa Search and Rescue (SAR). Jon is a Fellow of the Royal Canadian Geographical Society. In 2018 he joined the board of directors of the Geomatics Association of Nova Scotia (GANS)

Articles by Jon Murphy

Karl Kliparchuk talks top GIS Education at BCIT in Vancouver, BC, Canada

GoGeomatics kicks off our series of interview with geospatial program across the country on the West Coast of Canada.  We…

Tarin’s Kim Koons discusses future of the geospatial data business in Canada

A GIS is not much use without the data.  GoGeomatics turns our attention to Tarin Resource Services in order to…

The Best GIS Education Programs in the World are in Canada

In honour of the 5th annual Back to School GoGeomatics Socials, we are going back to our roots.  Some of…

Sparkgeo Interview with Will Cadell, one of Canada’s most Innovative Geospatial Entrepreneurs

GoGeomatics:  Hi Will.  Thanks for taking the time to talk to the GoGeomatics community. You’re a successful geospatial entrepreneur with a…

Meeting the GIS & Geomatics Scientists, Specialists and Managers at the CCMEO

The Canada Centre for Mapping and Earth Observation (CCMEO) is the Government of Canada’s centre of excellence for geomatics, mapping…

Take our Leadership Survey: In 2018 Canada dropped from 4th to 7th on Global Geospatial Readiness Index

Quite of few Canadian geomatics specialists have been scratching our heads since news broke that Canada dropped 3 spots on…

Take the Survey: Dutch students study Canadian Geospatial Data Infrastructure (CGDI)

Last week I saw a tweet that caught my attention from Europe.  Four students taking the Geographical information management and…

La révolution des données d’élévation du CCCOT a commencé: nouveau MNÉ du Canada

Ohé le Canada: il est de nouveau temps de s’exciter sur les données d’élévation! Pendant des années, si ce n’est…

CCMEO’s Elevation Data Revolution has Begun: Canada’s New DEM

Cet article est aussi disponible en français:  https://gogeomatics.ca/la-revolution-des-donnees-delevation-du-cccot-a-commence-nouveau-mne-du-canada/ Hey Canada: It’s time to get excited about elevation data again!  For…

Les 5 = ensembles de données vectorielles SIG canadiens les plus populaires

Nous parlons ici de données vectorielles SIG. Il s’agit d’une sous-catégorie des données géospatiales que le Centre canadien de cartographie…

Find a GIS Job: Ottawa Geospatial Career Seminar February 24th, 2018

Finding a job in geospatial technology can be difficult. That’s why GoGeomatics Canada is bringing back our popular Career Seminar…

The Top 5 Most Popular Canadian GIS Vector Data Sets

We’re talking GIS vector data, it’s a subset of the geospatial data that NRCan’s Canada Centre for Mapping and Earth…

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