Release of the 2021 Atlas of Canada World Map

For over a century, the Atlas of Canada has provided Canadians with trusted geographic information about Canada and the world. From the first paper folio edition in 1906 to today’s digital and interactive online maps, the Atlas of Canada has provided insights and information to help everyone understand the world we live in, as well as Canada’s role in our global community.  Continue reading “Release of the 2021 Atlas of Canada World Map”

What Is GeoIgnite And What Does It Hold In 2021 For Canada’s Geospatial Industry?

GeoIgnite 2021 is back April 21-23rd, and Canada’s National Geospatial Conference is bigger and better than ever. Breaking new ground, the conference is free and the first three days are presented bilingually in French and English for the first time. Continue reading “What Is GeoIgnite And What Does It Hold In 2021 For Canada’s Geospatial Industry?”

Spring blossoms in the City of Victoria – Victoria, Canada Launches Cherry Blossom Map

The City of Victoria has rolled out its annual map of blooming cherry and plum trees throughout the region. The interactive map pinpoints different types of blossoming trees across the city depending on the time of year.  (Source: CFAX1070) Continue reading “Spring blossoms in the City of Victoria – Victoria, Canada Launches Cherry Blossom Map”

The Government of Canada Announces Winners of the Smart Cities Challenge

OTTAWAMay 14, 2019 /CNW/ – By driving innovation in communities across the country, the Government of Canada is empowering communities to address the most pressing needs of their residents through data and connected technology. Continue reading “The Government of Canada Announces Winners of the Smart Cities Challenge”

GeoIgnite – A New Event and Agenda for Canada’s Geospatial Sector

Canada has a proud history in the realm of geospatial and location technology.  In fact, an Ottawa-based geographer, the late Dr. Roger Tomlinson, is universally recognized as the “father” of what is now known as geospatial information services, or GIS.  Despite Canada’s prominence in the history of GIS, the country has lacked a vendor-neutral annual geospatial and location technology event in the nation’s capital that could serve to convene domestic and international thought leaders. Continue reading “GeoIgnite – A New Event and Agenda for Canada’s Geospatial Sector”

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