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GoGeomatics Kelowna December Social
December 13 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
GoGeomatics is a networking event to welcome students, professionals, and academics in the field of geomatics in a casual environment.
Come out and have some drinks with other students, peers and professionals. This group is open to everyone in any geomatics-related field–GIS, surveying, remote sensing, photogrammetry, CAD, and more. Still some free T-shirts left to give away!
The social begins at 6 pm at Okanagan College, 1000 KLO Road, in room E103 inside the Centre for Learning (E building across the square from the main entrance of the campus), followed by drinks at Canadian Brewhouse starting at 7 pm at 130-3030 Pandosy St. We will commence with a presentation from Shaun Bell of X1 Aeronautics Inc.:
Title – Multiplatform LIDAR Structure From Motion Photogrammetry – Increasing Project Profitability
X1 Aeronautics provides Canada’s Natural Resource and Engineering Sectors with Geospatial solutions that increase client project profitability. Their advanced toolset supplies higher levels of accuracy, increases efficiency and reduces timelines by up to 50% while raising project quality to provide a competitive advantage. Since 2014 X1 has worked closely with industry, government agencies, and educational institutions to expand the capabilities of commercial unmanned aerial vehicles. Utilizing Canada’s most advanced fleet of Commercial Unmanned Aerial Systems X1 has completed projects for respected organizations such as FLNR, FPInnovations, Fisheries and Oceans Canada and Copper Mountain Mine (CMM). X1’s in-house services regularly supply clients with a variety of services and deliverables including but not limited to; Point Cloud, DSM, DTM, Contour Lines, Cross Sections, Classification and Linear Feature Extraction, Google Tiles.
A map of the college is found here. (https://drive.google.com/open?id=0Bya1CBX0CiguYTE2cFgxWExXaXpsYXMwWUNpRmdfaHFKZE5F)