GeoIgnite: Leadership in Times of Disruption

Join us virtually this year for Canada’s National Geospatial Leadership: GeoIgnite conference on July 22nd to 24th, 2020!
GeoIgnite is a unique opportunity for geospatial community in Canada and abroad to learn, share and engage with one another at our virtual conference.

Nova Scotia Civic Address Finder

The new improved Nova Scotia Civic Address Finder is an online mapping application used to allow the public to view civic address information, including civic numbers, street names and more …

Geo-technologies for Resource Management Conference and COGS Industry Expo

COGS and the Applied Geomatics Research Group would like to invite you to join them at the Geo-technologies for Resource Management Conference focused on innovative and wide-ranging applications of geo-technologies in the increasingly important field of resource management.

Atlas of Mi’kmaw Place Names

The most complete geographical representation ever created of Mi’kma’ki territory and Mi’kmaw Place Names, including an online interactive map with more than 700 place names derived from approximately 1500 names collected throughout Nova Scotia from interviews with Mi’kmaw Elders and others. Click here to browse the Atlas of Mi’kmaw Place Names …

National Airborne LiDAR Data Acquisition Guideline

The Federal Government of Canada published the “Federal Airborne LiDAR Data Acquisition Guideline” in support of LiDAR data acquisitions. The document is meant to be a resource for the acquisition of base elevation data derived from airborne data and provide guidance to the LiDAR community in support of developing highly accurate national elevation products.

Note: This document has been updated to version 2.0 – find out how to download a copy …

47th Annual CaGIS Map Design Competition

The purpose of the annual CaGIS map design competition is to promote interest in map design and to recognize significant design advances in cartography. The focus of this competition is design; therefore, judging is based on cartographic design criteria, such as creativity, text (spelling and grammar, too), balance, unity, clarity, use of color, and subject matter.

The competition is open to all map-makers in the United States and Canada for maps completed or published during the current calendar year (2019). Help showcase some great Canadian geospatial projects, and find out how to submit your entries …

Leading Edge Geomatics Appoints New President and CEO

Leading Edge Geomatics (LEG), a Novacap portfolio company – Canada’s leading private equity firm – is very proud to announce the appointment of Charles Miller as President & CEO.

LANDVIEWER – A Web Tool for Remote Sensing Analysis of Satellite Imagery

Earth Observing System rolled out numerous updates of their flagship web service LandViewer that allows users to browse, do all the GIS-related manipulations and store big data in one place.

CubeWerx Geospatial Imagery Platform goes into production for the Canadian Government

CubeWerx today announced the successful transition of a Build in Canada Innovation Program (BCIP) pilot project to production status, with a contract to provide its geospatial web service technology to the Canadian Government.

TECTERRA’S Portfolio of Companies Reach $120 million in Revenues

TECTERRA helps Canadian geospatial technology companies achieve commercial success faster than they could on their own