Upcoming Geomatics Related Events

Below is the GANS geomatics related events calendar. In addition to posting the numerous events that GANS hosts every month, we have also included other geomatics related events in Atlantic Canada that we think may be of possible interest to the geospatial community. 

If you know of any events that we have not included below, then feel free to share that info with us and we will include it in the GANS geomatics related events calendar.

You can also switch the calendar view below into a list of events, if you prefer to view them that way (using links below).

    • 15 Nov 2017
    • 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    • University of Kings College Halifax (6350 Coburg Rd.), Peter Wilson Room in the Academic Building, Halifax, NS

    GIS Day / Geography Week Social

    Join us on Wednesday November 15th to celebrate GIS day and Geography Week

    This will be the last GANS event of 2017, leading us into the holiday season. There will be 2 presentations starting at 7:00 pm after which we will have a social including hot appetizers and drinks. Admission includes 2 drink tickets per guest.


    • 7:00 Welcome from GANS
    • 7:15-7:45 Presentation by Marc Skinner from Stantec on the Lake Banook Vegetation Mapping project.
    • 7:45-8:30 Presentation by Joel Zemel titled "Debunking the 13 Mile Myth" about attempting to find out locations where photographs of the Halifax explosion blast cloud were taken and using this information to try to reverse years of misinformation attached to photographs of the explosion blast cloud and its path to the sea.
    • 23 Nov 2017
    • 24 Nov 2017
    • St. Johns, Newfoundland

    Date: November 23-24, 2017
    Location: St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador
    Registration:  see the registration page

    Geomatics Atlantic 2017

    Mark your calendars and plan to celebrate 150 Years of Canadian Geomatics in St. John’s, Newfoundland November 23-24.

    This years event is being hosted by CIG-NL (Canadian Institute of Geomatics Newfoundland Branch) and will be held in historic downtown at the Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland.

    During the Year of Canada’s 150th birthday, the Canadian Institute of Geomatics Newfoundland Branch (CIG-NL) celebrates the event with a conference themed around 150 years of geomatics expertise. Besides its usual sessions revolving around the state of the art in geomatics, Geomatics Atlantic 2017 will include presentations on the historical significance of geomatics in Canada and the Atlantic Provinces.

    For more details see https://www.geomaticsatlantic2017.com/

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