Help Improve the BC Economic Atlas

The BC Economic Atlas  is a free, publicly available, web-based mapping application that illustrates a picture of what’s happening with B.C.’s economy. Your participation in this important survey will help us make BCEA more useful for the geospatial community …

GEO Jobe Welcomes New Jr. Application Developer

GEO Jobe (www.geo-jobe.com), a leading GIS software and geospatial solutions provider and developers of Admin Tools, Mapfolio, and the GEOpowered Cloud for ArcGIS, is pleased to welcome Courtney Kirkham to the team in the role of Jr. Application Developer.

Novara GeoSolutions Welcomes new Quality Assurance Analyst

Novara GeoSolutions offers a wide range of GIS, consulting and mapping services welcomes Heather Rone as Quality Assurance Analyst …

GRASS GIS 7.4.0 released

GRASS GIS 7.4.0 provides more than 480 stability fixes and improvements compared to the previous stable version 7.2. An overview of the new features in the 7.4 release series is available at New Features in GRASS GIS 7.4.

3D Data Workshop

The event brought together the geospatial community from industry, non-profit groups, associations, academia and all levels of government. It showcased the latest information on the technologies and their applications in 3D Mapping and included presentations, discussions, demos, and poster displays promoting technologies, related to the latest collection, analysis, and visualization software / hardware, from GIS to Virtual and Augmented Reality.

Cartographica Call For Papers

The editorial team of Cartographica invites the participants of the 43rd Annual Conference of the Canadian Cartographic Association (May 30 – June 2, 2018) to submit a full paper describing original research contribution in all aspects of Cartography.

From Geomatics to the fast approaching Autonomous World

Last week I was fortunate enough to attend the biggest technology show in the world, known by most techies as CES (Consumer Electronics Show). HERE, an international company based out of Germany known for data and location related services, included me in a group of professionals that they invited to experience their vision of an Autonomous Future and the products and services that they believe will help make it possible.

Using state of the art displays, over sized high-resolution screens and custom animation, they wowed visitors from the moment they stepped inside. Some of the highlights that I was able to take back from my time spent with the various staff of HERE are included here …