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Chief Pilot for Cooke & Associates Inc Summarizes the Coming UAV regulation Changes in Canada

The new Canadian Air Regulations are complex pieces of literature for those unable to parse legalese. Luckily David Cooke, Chief…

Your Canadian Geospatial Briefing for April 1st: Geospatial World Forum; Maxar NaturalVue; GeoIgnite in GIS User; Canadians win Turing Award

GoGeomatics heads to Amsterdam GoGeomatics founder Jonathan Murphy will be attending the Geospatial World forum April 2nd-4th to take part in…

Your Global Geospatial Briefing for March 25th: Gaofen satellites; Will Cadell; Uk Space Agency; CARICOM; Future Cities Canada

Chinese Earth Satellites launched The Gaofen-5 and Gaofen-6 Chinese Earth observation satellites have officially been put into service. During in-orbit…

Hatfield releases R-BAM algorithm to all Canadian wildfire agencies

The Rapid Burned Area Mapping (R-BAM) technology was developed over the last three years by Hatfield Consultants and aims to…

Your Canadian Geospatial Briefing for March 18th: Lunar Gateway program; RME; SongSAT; Edmonton’s Smart City entry; 2019 geospatial events

MDA applauds Canadian entry to Lunar program MDA is cheering the Canadian government’s decision to join the Lunar Gateway program,…

NRCan makes three data announcements

Natural Resources Canada (NRCan) has recently announced three developments with regards to data. You can be among the first to…

Your Global Geospatial Briefing for March 11th: Autonomous cars; Hong Kong spatial data; smart phone data; YGP Award

Who will own the data collected by autonomous vehicles? Who will own the data collected by autonomous vehicles? That is…

Let the Scientists do Science: Efficient Data Management Design for Biological Field Surveys

Defining the problem Environmental consulting is a fast-paced industry for good reason. Whether it’s the constraints of the season, the…

Your Canadian Geospatial Briefing for March 4th: Sidewalk Labs; Vancouver Police force; MDA Forest Alert; DDC Top Venture 50; Joseph Klafter

The official GeoIgnite 2019 website has launched! The GeoIgnite 2019 website is your place to register to attend, exhibit, sponsor,…

Your Global Geospatial Briefing for February 25th: Blockchain; Ordnance Survey; geospatial challenges; Smart City transportation; MyDefence

Blockchain needs to step up security Cryptocurrency is far from immune to attack—and as it turns out, some have security…

Your Global Geospatial Briefing for February 12th: Data61; earth observation in the UK; supply chain data; AI in food delivery

When GIS is everywhere, what is it? As GIS becomes mainstream, it is aided by a proliferation of open-source, easily…