2019 IoT Innovator Awards

IoT Innovator officially launched this week its 2019 IoT Innovator Awards, which recognize and honor excellence in Internet of Things businesses across the globe. Submissions are now being accepted across a range of categories, including …

Automatically Extracted Building Footprints Open Data

Natural Resources Canada recently added a new data layer to the Federal Government Open Data portal to help with emergency management (particularly for flood and earthquake risk analysis).

RME Geomatics Delivers Innovative Drone Technology

RME Geomatics, a world leading aerial survey services and technology company, announced today they have delivered a Renegade-M aircraft under the Canadian Federal Government Build in Canada Innovation Program (BCIP).

Canadian Geodetic Survey releases new version of NAD83

The Canadian Geodetic Survey (CGS), a branch of NRCan recently announced they are releasing a new version of NAD83(CSRS)

Airbus turns imagery into insight with The OneAtlas Platform

irbus Defence and Space has released a brand new version of The OneAtlas Platform, its unique collaborative environment to easily access premium imagery, perform large-scale image processing, extract industry-specific insights and benefit from Airbus assets for solution development.

The Beauty of Earth from Space

New Book Highlights Geography from Space through Remote Sensing Techniques (digital version available via free download)

PCI Geomatics Young Scholars Program

The goal of the PCI Geomatics Young Scholars Program is to recognize exemplary work in remote sensing of Canadian graduate and undergraduate students. Selection will be coordinated by a panel of remote sensing professionals.

2019 Winnipeg Open Data Hackathon

This fun, educational and challenging event is free and open to all data-minded people, including aspiring or practicing Data Scientists, data analysts, data hobbyists, students and citizen journalists.

Open Data Contest

The Province of Nova Scotia is teaming with the School of Information Management and the Rowe School of Business (Dalhousie Faculty of Management) to host its third annual Open Data Contest on March 2 – 3, 2019 in conjunction with International Open Data Day.

Global GNSS launches a GNSS Surveyor Application for the Geospatial Industry

The application GNSS Surveyor will give location information and quality of the position data in real-time with sub-meter/ centimeter accuracy. It needs to be connected to any external GNSS receiver via Bluetooth.