Saeideh Hejazi

Saeideh Hejazi

Saeideh Hejazi holds a GIS certificate from Fanshawe College and a master's degree in urban and regional planning.

In the past Saeideh has worked with GIS for humanitarian relief. Volunteered for UN, Crowd2Map Tanzania and URISA’s GISCorps as a web mapper using OpenStreetMap and ArcGIS Online. This experience motivated her to obtain her GIS graduate certificate in 2019, and afterward she worked for the City of Waterloo as a GIS infra technician.

Currently, she is a community geospatial data analyst. In her spare time, she researches and writes geospatial articles as an online community manager for GoGeomatics Canada.

Articles by Saeideh Hejazi

GeoIgnite 2020: Growing Canada’s Next Earth Observation (EO) Generation

GeoIgnite is Canada’s National Geospatial conference hosted by GoGeomatics Canada. GeoIgnite was held online using Zoom July 22nd to 24th,…

Leadership in Times of Disruption: GeoIgnite 2020 talks at a Glance

Canada’s geospatial community is gathering next week for GeoIgnite 2020. The second annual conference is being held online this year…

COVID-19: Supporting Kamloops, BC businesses using Story Maps

In the middle of March 2020, COVID-19 pandemic leads to social distancing rules in Canada. Public areas such as restaurants…