forestry

UAV Technology in the Canadian Forestry Sector

The Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) industry is soaring! Civilian drones are being applied in various global industries ranging from agriculture…

GIS made in Canada – Doug Seaborn’s VISION*

An interview with GIS entrepreneur and visionary Douglas W. Seaborn on an exciting period of GIS development in the 1980s…

Jobs: Career Strategies for Students and Recent Graduates in GIS

What Students and Recent Graduates Can Do   Relating to another article I wrote, called “Career Challenges for Students and…

Esri Canada to Open GIS Centres of Excellence at the University of New Brunswick and York University

TORONTO – February 1, 2016 – Esri Canada, the leading provider of geographic information system (GIS) solutions, has named the…

Where are the GIS & Geomatics Jobs in Canada for 2016

Where are the Geomatics job opportunities in Canada?  I’ve got some good news and I’ve got some bad news.  Let’s start…

The First Nelson GoGeomatics Social Was a Hit

The first ever Nelson GoGeomatics Social met on Tuesday, May 26, and we’re pleased to say that it was a…

BlackBridge and EarthSTAR Bring RapidEye Imagery and Solutions to the People’s Republic of China

Berlin — BlackBridge announced that it has entered into a sole distribution agreement with EarthSTAR Inc. to provide RapidEye imagery and solutions to the People’s…

Seisland Surveys Wins Esri Canada’s Award of Excellence in GIS

Cloud-based oil and gas information management solution supports effective emergency response CALGARY, Esri Canada User Conference – May 27, 2015…

TECTERRA Funds Additional $4.8 Million for Geomatics Growth in 2014-15

CALGARY, ALBERTA – TECTERRA Inc. announced that it has committed $4.8 million of funds to support the geomatics technology sector…

Speaker Series: LiDAR & Forest Management at the Edmonton Social

*Editor’s note: Due to unforeseen circumstances, the speaker has been postponed for the April Social. The social is still taking…

Intelligent Networking and Advice to Enter the Geospatial Workforce

This editorial is in response to and in support of a recent article written by Kirsti Oja on the GoGeomatics…

SPOT Satellite Technology Delivers Peace of Mind for Outdoor Enthusiasts with 1,000 Rescues Initiated in Canada – over 3,500 Rescues Worldwide

Proven and essential safety gear, SPOT devices provide affordable and reliable connectivity, S.O.S. notifications, and real-time GPS tracking, completely independent…