Niagara Region

Use of Geomatics for Fallsview Casino Construction

For almost two decades, the area of Niagara Falls has benefited from the operation of two high-class, brick-and-mortar casinos. Geomatics…

Mapping at McGill, Geospatial Index, Niagara Region, Elaine Dawson, Kamloops Transit, Konsberg Geospatial: Your Canadian Geomatics Briefing for May 2nd

In the Canadian geomatics sector this week, we look at the Geospatial Readiness Index, big data, new mapping initiatives, and…

A List of Geospatial Open Data Resources in Canada

Recently, I read an article about the Canadian Geospatial Data Infrastructure (CGDI) that seeks to explain why the CGDI, among many…

What’s New with Geospatial Niagara

So much has happened with Geospatial Niagara since my last post, seven months ago. In this post, I’ll go over…

The Caravan Thunders Onward

“The caravan thunders onward On my way at last, on my way at last I can’t stop thinking big” –…

GoGeomatics Social Leader Profile: Darren Platakis, Niagara

Darren Platakis has been the group leader for GoGeomatics Canada in Niagara since November 2011. He has written five articles…

Geography Professor Stephen Swales at Ryerson University

I would like to welcome Professor Stephen Swales to the GoGeomatics community! Professor Swales teaches at Ryerson University in the…

My Top 10 New Year’s Spatial Resolutions for 2013

So as I write this, we are nearing the end of 2012 (or possibly the end of the world as…

A to B – (A Geographers Journey) Part 3

A – B Part 3 Mrs. Jordan, Mr. Heinze, Mr. McLelland, Mr. Cleve, Mr. Polianato these are some of the…

A to B – (A Geographers Journey) Part 2

In the first installment of A-B, I ended with my realization that I was 36 and returning to university. I had…

A to B – (A Geographers Journey)

Hey everyone! It’s been suggested by a number of people including GoGeomatics Canada that I consider writing a blog and…