Volunteering with GoGeomatics is a huge boost for your career and a fun way to support the Canadian geospatial community. Now is the perfect time to commit make connections and get involved with something you are passionate about. Here’s how GoGeomatics volunteering can help you advance in the profession:
- Volunteering develops new job skills like leadership, communications, and project management.
- Apply current geomatics skills in new ways or work towards new skills in areas that you have left unexplored till now.
- Build a track record of work or interest in a specific technology or sector related to your geospatial career aspirations.
- Demonstrate to your potential employer that you are committed to, and educated about, their services and concerns.
Write an Article or Join the GoGeomatics Editors & Writers Group
You can submit an article for publication or take an extra step and join the GoGeomatics team. The Editors and Writers group is the beating heart of our magazine. We are the largest and most popular community hub for articles, news, events and geomatics content in Canada. Using our online tools the editors and writers produce articles of interest to the community. The time involved is usually no more than 3-4 hours per month (or more if you choose to write more). Click here to learn more about joining the Editor and Writers Group.
Start a Group or Join one by Becoming a GoGeomatics Group Leader
The GoGeomatics Canada Groups are fun professional networking groups. They are free monthly socials at your local pub or coffee shop where Canadian geomatics professionals, enthusiasts, students, and entrepreneurs get together to network. Groups run from September to May and meet once a month for a few hours or more. We are always on the lookout for enthusiastic, passionate individuals who are interested in organizing and acting as hosts for our groups. Click here to learn more about becoming a group leader or start your own GoGeomatics group.