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York University Geomatics Career Fair

Four years ago, the Geomatics Club at York University held their first career fair to allow students to gain experience…

Optech Senior Scientist Dr. Viktor Feygels to Answer Lidar Questions at IGARSS/CSRS 2014

July 8, 2014 — Optech is pleased to announce that Senior Scientist Dr. Viktor Feygels will be at the joint…

PixR3 the new Gexcel imaging software for 3D point clouds extraction from UAV and terrestrial camera images

9th April, 2014, Brescia, Italy — Gexcel Srl, at the 2014 Faro User Meeting (Germany, 3-4 April), has released the…

Elise’s Journey to her Dream Job in GIS

My name is Elise White. I was born and raised on the island of New Providence, the capital of the…

COGS: Terrestrial LiDAR vs Photogrammetry in 3D Model Creation – Stage One

By Peter Willis (www.making-remote-sense.tumblr.com) Considering the speed at which the UAV industry seems to be flying these days, three Remote Sensing…

Should we be called geomatics or something else?

In order to determine whether geomatics is the most appropriate term for this field it may be useful to review…

Missed Opportunities in Canadian Geomatics: Lessons for the Future?

Jon Murphy knows how to ask some interesting questions – which is perhaps why I like reading what comes out…

Bob Ryerson: State of our Art – Canadian Geomatics Editorial

For the first editorial for the new Canadian web magazine for geomatics I have been asked to comment on where…