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MDA receives IEEE Engineering Milestone Award

Richmond, BC – MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. (“MDA” or the “Company”) (TSX: MDA), and the Institute of Electrical and…

Brian Maloney Presented with Esri Canada’s Roger F. Tomlinson Lifetime Achievement Award

Inaugural recipient receives award for outstanding achievement and contribution to the field of GIS   TORONTO, Esri Canada User Conference…

Canadian Wins Prestigious ION Parkinson Award

GoGeomatics is pleased to publish the news that Simon Banville, a Ph.D. student in the Department of Geodesy and Geomatics…

Day of Geography Set to be an International Online Event

There’s a brand new geography event in the works, and the best part is you don’t even have to leave…

MDA to provide operational parcel map solution to the Land Title and Survey Authority of BC

RICHMOND, BC, Jul 7, 2014 — MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. (“MDA” or the “Company”), a global communications and information…

Canada Should Host A Location Technology Showcase

There was a time when the Canadian geomatics sector was world-recognized industry leader. Unfortunately, our sector is no longer what…

Carleton Researchers Receive Two of the Prestigious 2014 Killam Awards

Distinguished Carleton University researcher Fraser Taylor has received a coveted Killam Prize worth $100,000, the Canada Council for the Arts…

Canadian Money

A Sneak Peek – Canadian Geomatics Environmental Scan & Economic Value Study

Our next Ottawa GoGeomatics social is happening Wednesday, March 26th at 6 PM at the James Street Pub. This month,…

Fixing Geography Education in Canada: The First Step

Earlier this year, a CBC report brought to light a disturbing trend among Canada’s student population. Fundamental geographic knowledge (as…

The Top Six Canadian Geomatics Stories of September 2013

As September has come to a close, we wanted to round up some of the most interesting geomatics-related stories of…

Report on Geography & Education, St. John’s Meeting at Memorial

A seminal event that has the potential to have a powerful impact on geography, geographic education, and all related geospatial…

The Modern Metropolis & the Role of Geomatics: Toronto City Age Conference Review

On Thursday, May 16, 2013 and the following Friday in Toronto, I had the privilege of attending a conference on…