Q: What is GoGeomatics Canada?

GoGeomatics Canada is a community driven effort to promote and organize the geospatial community from the grassroots. We consist of 12 geospatial networking groups in cities across Canada. To date, we have hosted 300+ geospatial networking events.   The annual ‘Back to School Socials’ are now on their 4th year and attract 400+ participants.  These geospatial events are organized across the country, by 40+ volunteers who lead the vibrant online community.

On the magazine, 100+ Canadian geomatics organizations post their jobs, news, and events. We are close to publishing our 1,000th Canadian geomatics article, and our Canadian Spatial Times newsletter has 7,000+ subscribers.  GoGeomatics Canada is the most popular magazine in Canada’s geospatial sector for geospatial news, events, jobs, community engagement, and communications.

Q: How do I advertise with GoGeomatics Canada?

You can read about our available marketing and banner advertising options. Please send us an email to get in touch, and we will help find the advertising option that is right for you.

Q:  How do I support GoGeomatics Canada efforts to build a strong geomatics sector in Canada?

You can post a job, event, or content on the GoGeomatics magazine.  Examples of content are press releases and articles.  When you pay for those services, the money is put back into GoGeomatics to continue growing the community.  contact us

Q: How do I get on the mailing list for GoGeomatics events, news, jobs, and events in the community?

You can use our contact form and you will be put on the GoGeomatics mailing list. Optionally, if your city has a GoGeomatics Meetup group, visit the Group page and sign up on Meetup.

Q: How do I contribute to the GoGeomatics Magazine and join the Editors & Writers group?

You can visit this page and learn about  how to become a member of our Editors & Writers group.  GoGeomatics Canada encourages contributions from everyone in the community. contact us

Q: What is a GoGeomatics group, and how do we start one?

GoGeomatics Canada groups are free monthly socials for geomatics professionals, enthusiasts, students, business, and entrepreneurs.  Meet  at your local pub or coffee shop to network and have a good time.

You can set up a GoGeomatics group by volunteering a person who will act as the group leader for your region or city. More on that here.

Q: How do I find GoGeomatics on Social Media?

You can follow us @GoGeomatics,  Linkedin Group,  & Facebook.  With 7,000+ followers, we are one of the most widely followed social media users in Canadian geomatics!

Q: Who runs GoGeomatics Canada?

The groups and the magazine are lead and run by volunteers in the Canadian geomatics community.

Q: How do I use your RSS feed?

You can get a news aggregator, such as NewsGator (Outlook), NetNewsWire (Mac OS), BlogExpress (WIN), or Pluck .  Be sure to check out this good primer about RSS feeds on CADwire.

Q: How do I add your RSS feed on my website?

You can check out the following tutorials: mnot,  SUN, and  WebMonkey.

Q: Where are you located?

GoGeomatics is located in Ottawa, Canada. The nation’s capital is the ideal place to host events and seminars.

Q: How do we send you a letter?

GoGeomatics Canada
 Suite #421 – 207 Bank Street
Ottawa, Ontario K2P 2N2

Q: How can I reach you by phone?

You can set up communications with GoGeomatics by sending us an email on the contact us form.  We will get back to you with all necessary contact information.

Q: Something on the site is broken or seems broken. What’s up with that?

You can use the contact form to let us know about a technical issue. We will respond as soon as we can, as we greatly appreciate any notifications that help us to better serve you.