Newsmakers & Press Releases

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…

Québec Government announces $600,000 research funding for Laval’s Faculty of Forestry, Geography and Geomatics

The safety and quality of life in Nunavik’s northern villages are important to the Government of Québec. Therefore, the Minister…

Teledyne Geospatial announces new Vice President and General Manager, Geoffroy Deltel

Teledyne Geospatial is pleased to announce the appointment of Geoffroy Deltel as Vice President and General Manager. Mr. Deltel will…

WGIC Welcomes Nominations for DEI Trailblazer Awards 2023

  The Hague, The Netherlands, June 27, 2023 – The World Geospatial Industry Council (WGIC) is proud to open the…

NRCan is the inaugural recipient of the OGC Community Impact Award

New award recognizes OGC members who, through exceptional leadership, volunteerism, collaboration, and investment, have positively impacted the geospatial community. The…

Making and Breaking Boundaries at CARTO 2023

CARTO 2023  – Making and Breaking Boundaries This year the Canadian Cartographic Association (CCA) is teaming up with the Association of…

WGIC Announces Executive Board Office Bearers for 2023-2025

The World Geospatial Industry Council (WGIC) has constituted its Board for 2023-25. Bryn Fosburgh (Trimble) and Brian Nicholls (Woolpert) have…

NavVis introduces NavVis VLX 3 to take reality capture to the next level

NavVis announces the launch of NavVis VLX 3, the new cornerstone of your reality capture toolkit. Munich, Germany – May…