Check out this neat short film created using an old relief map of Vancouver from the 1970s that was hung on the walls in the Department of Geography at UBC for many years …
The education programs offered at COGS has evolved and changed drastically over the years, however COGS has maintained an international reputation for the ability to design, develop and deliver high quality technical professionals that continue to populate the geospatial community. Find out how to download various literature about the history of COGS.
GIS is used in almost all other sectors from urban planning and environmental conservation to healthcare and business.
The infographic here explains some of the more modern uses of GIS and the common career paths in the field of GIS.
Toronto is the largest city in Canada with over two and a half million residents and it is the fifth most populated area in North America. It is considered the economic capital of Canada as well as is one of the top financial centers in the world. If you are moving to Canada to start your GIS career then chances are you are going to want to search for jobs in the Greater Toronto Area.
A History of Canada in 10 Maps consists of several fascinating stories behind some of the people and maps that helped define Canada.
Over the years Ottawa has evolved into a political and technological center of Canada and considered one of the best places to live in Canada.
Montreal’s economy is the second largest in Canada based on terms of the GDP and the largest in Quebec. The city is an important center of commerce, finance, industry, technology, culture, world affairs and was once the headquarters for the Montreal Stock Exchange.
Expect to find many GIS jobs in this region, here are some GIS jobs currently posted …
Looking for Saskatoon GIS jobs?
Saskatoon is Saskatchewan’s largest city and located in the central part of the province. The economic activity happening in Saskatoon is very hot these days and mostly involved with potash, oil and agriculture, but the geomatics sector also contributes largely to the economic growth and here we have some of the latest Saskatoon GIS jobs for you.
[Note: This is a dynamic page that searches multiple job search engines all at once to save you time, the job results will change from time as they are added and removed – If you do not find the job you want listed below simply change the info in in the GIS job search boxes]
You can also get more jobs from GISjobs.ca
Photographic studies of coral reefs are being stitched together, piece by piece, using a 3D technology called photogrammetry.
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