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YouTube Video: The Power of Geospatial Literacy for Space, Earth Observation, and Education

RCGS Fellows work continuously to support geographic education within Canada’s education systems, supported by the community of academia, government, and…

Clement Charre Receives GeoIgnite 2021 Volunteer Award

Ladies and gentlemen, the GeoIgnite 2021 Volunteer of the Year — Clement Charre! The first time I met Clement Charre…

GeoIgnite Keynote On YouTube: “Why it Takes a Legion” MAXAR’s Walter Scott

Not all commercial satellite companies are the same. On Day Two of GeoIgnite, there was a special lunchtime keynote presentation…

Building Software Solutions for Climate Change: Identifying the critical gaps between Citizens & Authorities

Climate change is on everyone’s mind, but especially for Deploy Solutions’ CEO Nicholas Kellett. On Day Two of GeoIgnite 2021,…

GeoIgnite Keynote 2021: Luc Brulé, Vice-President of the Canadian Space Agency (CSA)

Day Two of GeoIgnite 2021 started off very strong with this fascinating keynote from Luc Brulé, the Vice President of…

Remembering Doug King

The fields of geography and geomatics lost a bright light far too early on May 12th, 2021, with the passing…

Tanya Tejassvi

Tanya Tejassvi: GeoIgnite 2021 Diversity Leadership Award

GeoIgnite presents its annual Diversity Leadership Award to individuals and organizations advancing the evolution of diversity and inclusion in the…

Optimizing and Accelerating the Globe in 3D, Maxar’s Ryan Hamilton: GeoIgnite 2021 On YouTube

3D mapping is continuing to advance and be crucial to our understanding of the planet we live on and how…

YouTube: “Why is an AI company designing Canada’s hydro database?”

Vancouver-based cognitive AI company Minerva Intelligence is working on the first major update to the Canadian National Hydro Network (NHN) since…

Calgary’s Morgan Ostrander Named Outstanding 2021 GoGeomatics Group Leader for Canada

I’m excited to announce that Morgan Ostrander, GoGeomatics community leader for Calgary, is the 2021 national leadership award winner. Morgan’s…

GeoIgnite Talk On YouTube: The National Canadian Elevation Data Strategy Update from NRCan

Natural Resources Canada is hard at work on the National Elevation Data Strategy, which aims to provide Canadians with an…

GeoIgnite Talk: “The Geospatial Product Trap,” SparkGeo’s CEO – Will Cadell

From Day One of the GeoIgnite 2021 conference comes one of the most engaging talks of the event from SparkGeo’s…