Newsmakers & Press Releases

CubeWerx geospatial imagery platform goes production for the Canadian Government after a successful Build in Canada Innovation Program (BCIP) pilot

Gatineau, May 9, 2019 – CubeWerx today announced the successful transition of a Build in Canada Innovation Program (BCIP) pilot…

Collaboration between WGIC and UN mark new milestone strengthening global geospatial information ecosystem

Geospatial World Forum 2019, bringing together more than a thousand industry thought leaders from over 75 countries in Amsterdam, had…

WGIC announces appointment of new President and Treasurer for 2019 – 2020 term

New Delhi | April 17, 2019 I Place: Amsterdam  The Annual General Meeting of the World Geospatial Industry Council (WGIC),…

New Brunswick: 1st Canadian Province to Complete Lidar Coverage with an Open Data License*

Re-posted from Bernie Connors Monday, April 8, 2019, New Brunswick releases the 2018 lidar data for public download and becomes…

Full Day of Open Source Geospatial Workshops Added to GeoIgnite 2019 Conference Schedule

GeoIgnite is excited to be increasing the value of our national geospatial event by adding a full day of workshops…

Emlid Reach RS2: multi-band RTK GNSS receiver for $1899

Emlid, the creators of Reach, centimeter-accurate RTK GNSS receiver, launched pre-orders for their multi-band GNSS receiver Reach RS2. The new…

K-W GoGeomatics March Social: 3D Terrestrial Laser Scanning of Caves

Kitchener-Waterloo’s March GoGeomatics Social will feature organizer Willie Carroll, who will be speaking on the use of 3D terrestrial laser…

Ontario’s Government Launches Data Strategy Survey

The Government of Ontario has launched a special survey to gather public input for a provincial data strategy. This strategy…

Toronto GoGeomatics Speaker Series: Make your Webmap Count with Maptiks Analysis!

Speaker Series: Join Brian Bancroft of Sparkgeo for GoGeomatics Toronto’s March social where he will discuss how to make your…

Fresh Food Mapathon: Put fresh, local food on the map!

Date: March 2, 2019 Time: 8:30am-6:00pm Location: MakerLab at Venture13 Address: 739 D’Arcy Street, Cobourg About the Event Venture 13 is hosting…

The Open Government Canada Team is organising its first Student Challenge!

Are you a current or a recent student at a Canadian post-secondary institution?  We challenge you to share your work…

World Geospatial Industry Council & buildingSMART sign an MOU

A collaboration to enhance the usage of BIM standards in civil infrastructure and to link it to location-based technologies has…