Education & Careers

A lifetime career in land surveying awaits recent graduates looking for work

There is much about land surveying that is not known by people outside of the profession. Prospects for life-long careers…

Sustainable Land Cover And Land Use Monitoring with Satellite Imagery

Canada has a population of more than 37.9 million and is growing at a steady pace. Faced with a growing…

Canadian Market Analysis with POI Data From the AWS Data Exchange

SafeGraph’s Canada Core Places (Essential Columns) dataset is available for free in the AWS Data Exchange. To use this POI…

Code in Place: Free Python course hosted by Stanford University

Last year, almost at the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, I attended a Python programming course for almost five weeks.…

GeoIgnite 2021 Announcement: Canadian Perspectives – The Power of Geospatial Literacy for Space, Earth Observation and Education – April 28th

GeoIgnite is delighted to announce the launch of a new summit at Canada’s National Geospatial Conference. Local Leadership – Global…

A World That Never Was: 5 Oddities From Ancient Maps

Maps through the Ages Maps are incredible tools that have evolved over the ages as society has made technological leaps…

A Japanese Perspective: LiDAR forest data for resource analysis in Japan

The GIS & LiDAR Specialist I am Kei, a passionate GIS & LiDAR Specialist with over 6 years’ experience in…

Hire Canada’s Top Software, Science, Engineering, & Geomatics Talent

Career Fair: April 14th, 2021Online Career event for everyone in the Canadian technology sector GeoIgnite and GoGeomatics Canada are pleased…

McElhanney Annual Civil/Geomatic Engineering Scholarship

Attention Civil and Geomatics Engineering students — the 2020/2021 McElhanney Scholarship applications are now open! About McElhanney McElhanney is the…

GIS Job Search and Resume Builder Webinar: Nov 21

With the year 2020 quickly coming to a much needed close we turn our attention to new opportunities in the…

Zoom Event Dec 10: How to Apply for Geomatics and GIS jobs with the Government of Canada

Join GoGeomatics as we welcome Dr Andrew Davidson to share his experience getting hired and hiring others within the federal…

Ontario Universities GIS Day Events: November 16-19th, 2020

Western is leading a group of Ontario universities this year with free online events open to the public for GIS…