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Confederation, Northern and Fleming Colleges Partner to Offer GIS Programs

An innovative new partnership among Confederation College, Northern College and Fleming College will allow students in Thunder Bay and Timmins…

Caliper Announces new Canada Geospatial Data Package

Caliper is excited to announce a new Canada Data Package! The product includes a wealth of data and functionality not…

COGS & PCI Geomatics Education Initiative

RICHMOND HILL, Ontario, Canada—April 30, 2014: PCI Geomatics, a world-leading developer of remote sensing and photogrammetric software and systems, as…

HEXAGON: Geospatial 2014 Products Receive OGC Certification

Hexagon Geospatial announces that several of the products within the Geospatial 2014 product portfolio have received Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC)…

Western Canada Marine Response Corporation Receives Award of Excellence for Integrating GIS into Its Emergency Response Planning

VICTORIA, Esri Canada User Conference –Western Canada Marine Response Corporation (WCMRC) was presented with an Award of Excellence by Esri…

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…

iLOOKABOUT Corp. Announces Conversion of Unpaid Dividends to Common Shares

LONDON, ONTARIO– iLOOKABOUT Corp. (TSX VENTURE:ILA) (“iLOOKABOUT” or “the Company”) announced today that, subject to the approval of the TSX…

Altus Group Expands Market Share and Service Offerings of Altus Geomatics Through Acquisition of Maltais Geomatics

Altus Group Limited (Altus Group or “the Company”) (TSX:AIF) announced  the acquisition of the business assets of Maltais Geomatics Inc.…

Free Open Source QGIS Seminar in Ottawa April 5th

GoGeomatics Canada is presenting a free day-long seminar for QGIS in Ottawa April 5th at the Sunnyside library. QGIS is…

Canadian Geomatics Industry Association: Worth Supporting Or Not?

Some have voiced a concern that Canada’s geomatics industry does not have a viable trade and industry association. There are…

Team Ryerson at the 2014 Spatial Knowledge Information (SKI) Conference in Banff, Alberta

On February 6-9, 2014, Dr. Claus Rinner, Associate Professor of Geography and Program Director of the Master of Spatial Analysis…

The Passing of a Canadian Geospatial Legend -The Father of GIS

I was saddened to hear the news that Roger Tomlinson, the father of GIS, had passed away on February 9,…