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GeoIgnite 2021 Welcome & Keynote: The Future of SAR – Dr. Minda Suchan, MDA, VP Geointelligence

GeoIgnite 2021 kicked off with a keynote speech from MDA’s Minda Suchan. GoGeomatics founder and GeoIgnite Chair Jon Murphy gave…

Future Trends with Dave McIlhagga, President of International Map Industry Association (IMIA)

GoGeomatics Community manager Tanya Tejassvi, had an interesting and insightful conversation with Dave McIlhagga – President of International Map Industry…

The Ultimate Surveying and Mapping Project: Earth Archive

How would like to support, or even participate in what could become the most ambitious 3D surveying and mapping project…

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…

Book Review: Two Trees Make a Forest

Written by: Jessica J. Lee We can’t travel at the moment but this book might just be the next best…

Top 5 Reasons To Attend GeoIgnite 2021

GeoIgnite 2021, Canada’s Largest Geospatial conference is just around the corner! This year, the conference is being held online, so…

Canadian Geomatics & Space Policy & Gov Updates: GeoIgnite Keynotes, Talks, & Panels

If your area of interest is Geospatial and Space Policy along with updates from government, then GeoIgnite has plenty of…

Introducing New GoGeomatics Online Community Managers : Nick, Jacob and Leo

GoGeomatics Canada is excited to introduce our new volunteer managers to the team this March. Our community managers are the…

Women Employed in the Canadian Geomatics Sector

Universal Geomatics Solutions Corp. (UGS) were happy to recently announce that they are now a majority female-owned business. Located in Alberta, UGS…

Geographic Illiteracy: Can you find Canada on the map?

Study shows 53% of the respondents unable to locate Canada Do you get lost all the time or even have…

Esri Canada GIS Scholarships

Calling all Canadian GIS students! Through the GIS Scholarships program, Esri Canada recognizes Canadian post-secondary institutions that deliver strong, multidisciplinary…

2020’s Biggest Canadian Geospatial News — Canada in Space

2020 will be remembered by many as perhaps not the best year (and one we’d like to forget) — but…