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Mapping the Land Underwater

With the ocean covering a whopping 71% of the Earth’s surface, the ocean floor is largely unexplored. The benefits of…

Harnessing the Power of Geospatial Information to Bolster Canada’s Health, Wealth and Security

  GAC 2015 Supports the GIS Education Community Everything begins and ends with geospatial information. Now more than ever, GIS…

UrtheCast To Present At World Satellite Business Week

VANCOUVER – UrtheCast Corp. (TSX:UR) (“UrtheCast” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that its President and COO, Wade Larson, will…

GeoConference 2014 – A Global Event in Old Quebec City

It’s been seven years since the last edition of this GeoConference, organized by the Canadian Institute of Geomatics (Section Champlain),…

Satellite-Based Earth Observation Market Analysis – Trends and Forecast

Satellite-based Earth Observation (EO) is a process of using remote-sensing technique to gather information on the chemical, physical and biological…

Blue Marble Announces Featured Speakers for 2014 User Conference in Calgary

Blue Marble Geographics (bluemarblegeo.com) is pleased to announce the featured speakers for the 2014 Blue Marble User Conference (BMUC) to…

Geomatics Opportunities for Canadians at the University of Glasgow

Canadian geomatics students should take note of this opportunity at the University of Glasgow. In today’s high-tech, data-driven world, Geospatial…

Industry Minister Moore announces support for new space technologies that will provide crucial information about the Earth

Montreal, Quebec – Canadian Space Agency Industry Minister James Moore announced support for the development of new Earth Observation (EO)…

Fourth Session of the United Nations Committee of Experts on GGIM

The United Nations Committee of Experts on Global Geospatial Information Management set to clear the path for location based standards…

DMTI Spatial Partners with JBA Risk Management to Provide an Integrated Offering for Reducing Risk and Forecasting Exposure

New partnership provides insurers and financial institutions with enhanced real-time risk information DMTI Spatial Inc. (DMTI), Canada’s leading provider of…

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 Economics of Using the Term Geomatics

I am very pleased for our industry that the discussions, led by GoGeomatics, surrounding the term Geomatics has been enthusiastic…