Newsmakers & Press Releases

WGIC unveils new branding

WGIC Unveils New Brand Identity – Geospatial in Everything, Geospatial for Everyone

The World Geospatial Industry Council (WGIC) embraces a transformative brand identity after five years of unwavering dedication to advancing the…

GIS Days 2023: Call for Presentations & Map Gallery Submissions

GIS Days 2023: Call for Presentations & Map Gallery Submissions

GIS Days is an annual celebration of geospatial technology and its applications. This event welcomes participation from a diverse audience, including…

See the Newest Model of NavVis’ VLX in Action- Exclusively with Cansel!

See the Newest Model of NavVis’ VLX in Action- Exclusively with Cansel!

NavVis VLX 3 Demo Days – Edmonton and Toronto Join us for a lunch and learn event! Our experts will…

WGIC

WGIC Announces Appointment of Aaron Addison as Executive Director

Aaron Addison will assume the role of WGIC’s next Executive Director effective November 1, 2023, succeeding Barbara Ryan, who is…

Diamondback Land Surveying Team Introduces "Get Kids into Survey" Program to American Grade School Students

Diamondback Land Surveying Team Introduces “Get Kids into Survey” Program to American Grade School Students

Las Vegas-based survey firm partners with UK geospatial marketer Elaine Ball to inspire the next generation of students to explore…

OGC Climate & Disaster Resilience Pilot 2024

Sponsorship Opportunities Open for the OGC Climate & Disaster Resilience Pilot 2024

The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) is offering sponsorship opportunities to support the OGC Climate & Disaster Resilience Pilot 2024 (CDRP24).…

New GIS book

New GIS Book Chronicles Open Source History & Challenges

Locate Press has launched the book How to Succeed as a GIS Rebel – A Journey to Open Source GIS.…

MDA Selected as Prime Satellite Contractor for Telesat Lightspeed Advanced Constellation

$2.1B contract for 198 satellites is the largest award in MDA’s history August 11, 2023 (Brampton, Ontario) – MDA Ltd. (TSX:MDA), a…

OAGEE conference

Discover #SpaceForAll at the OAGEE Fall 2023 Conference

The annual OAGEE Fall 2023 Conference is set to take place at York University on October 12-13, 2023. This eagerly…

Leadership Opportunity- Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC): President & CEO

Leadership Opportunity- Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC): President & CEO

Pioneering Geospatial Excellence: The Role The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) has posted a job opportunity for President and Chief Executive…

Commercial UAV Expo

250+ commercial UAS solutions providers slated to exhibit at Commercial UAV Expo

Drone solutions from 40 countries spanning the entire UAS ecosystem will be on display Organizers of Commercial UAV Expo, the…

Memorial University’s Marine Institute joins global endeavour to map ocean floor

Memorial University’s Marine Institute joins global endeavour to map ocean floor

The Nippon Foundation-GEBCO Seabed 2030 Project has announced a new partnership with the Memorial University of Newfoundland’s Fisheries and Marine…