Tanya Tejassvi

Tanya Tejassvi is a GIS Analyst and Developer. She holds a Master’s degree in Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation from ITC, University of Twente, Netherlands. She has a combined experience of 8+ years as a GIS Analyst and Developer for various organizations. She has recently completed a Data science certificate course from BrainStation. Currently she manages Accessibility Initiatives at Social Planning and Research Council of British Columbia. Her work involves Research, Data Science, Spatial Analysis and Visualizations. She is also an active member for Women in Geospatial group and volunteers for community mapping projects.

Articles by Tanya Tejassvi

Women in Geospatial+

WOMEN IN GEOSPATIAL+

Women+ have always been a part of the mapping world and gradually have become a more integral part of conversations,…

How to make Maps Accessible?

On June 21, 2019, the Accessible Canada Act (ACA) received Royal Assent, making it law in Canada. The Accessible Canada Act is federal accessibility…

Pingo

The Mystery and Magic of the Mighty Pingo

Pingo, the name itself got me curious to find out more about it. Not to be confused with Pingu (The…

Project Anywhere – Cesium collaboration with Unreal Engine, Microsoft and NVIDIA

Cesium started off in 2011, with a team of developers at an aerospace software company to create an application to…

Community Maps

Community Map of Canada by Esri Canada

The Community Map of Canada is a basemap of Canada built from authoritative data, collected closest to source and updated…

World View Legion

GeoIgnite 2020 Video: Happy Hour – Legion, Maxar’s Next Constellation

Day 1 of GeoIgnite 2020 was packed with lot of interesting content. There could have been nothing better than a…

Mind the Gap

GeoIgnite 2020 Video: Canadian Geodetic Survey: Canada’s response to United States’ change of reference frame.

In this presentation, Calvin Klatt talks about how the U.S. reference system modernization effort will replace the North American Datum…

Hydrospatial

GeoIgnite 2020 Video : Hydrospatial – Understanding Coastal Flooding, Detection & Response for Tsunami

The GeoIgnite annual conference 2020 was power packed with discussions and presentations about compelling technologies, impressive scientific advancements and upcoming…

Project Pandemic

Canada Mobilizing Maps, Data, and Investigative Journalism for Project Pandemic

Access to information should not be determined by where we live. Project Pandemic is a data co-op and collaboration designed…

What is the Canadian Statistical Geospatial Explorer?

Statistics Canada produces statistics that help Canadians better understand their country. The agency ensures Canadians have the key information on…