geographic information

A Geomatics Sector that Spatially Enables a Geospatial Community – A Team Canada Perspective

by Ed Kennedy and Evert Kenk. Is there value in formalizing definitions for both the Geomatics Sector and Geospatial Community…

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…

The Changing Face of Geography: Learning Opportunitites

This article is a companion piece to the September 23rd article “The Changing Face of Geomatics: Learning Opportunities,” which focused…

UNB Prof. Emmanuel Stefanakis Authors Book on GIS

A new textbook on geographic information systems by GGE’s Professor Emmanuel Stefanakis has just been published by CreateSpace. Entitled Geographic…

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…

University Perspective – Esri Canada Centres of Excellence

Canadian students are busy getting ready for the start of a brand new school year. And at six schools across…

Building a Strong Canadian Geomatics Sector: Three Case Studies for Governance

The Canadian Geomatics Community Round Table is beginning to implement the Pan-Canadian Geomatics Strategy which seeks to guide and support…

Esri Canada Launches GIS Centres of Excellence in Higher Education

TORONTO – July 29, 2014 – Esri Canada, the leading provider of geographic information system (GIS) solutions, is pleased to…

Content and Growth of Municipal Open Data Catalogues

The open data movement has been the talk of the nation, encouraging transparency of governance and good management of data.…

Auracle Geospatial Science Announces Partnership with Skybox Imaging

Auracle Geospatial Science, a Canadian remote sensing company, is pleased to announce that it has signed an agreement with Skybox…

All the Geomatics Acronyms You Wanted to Know but were Too Afraid to Ask

Here in Canada, there are many geomatics acronyms that get tossed around. During the recent “Team Canada” event that the…

Esri Pledges $1B in Cloud-Based STEM Software to White House ConnectED Initiative

With Support from Amazon Web Services, Esri to Make Free ArcGIS Online Accounts Available to all Elementary and Secondary Schools…