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GoGeomatics is leading the charge in bringing together the geomatics community in Canada.  While the company’s initial focus has to serve as a bridge between people and job opportunities in the geomatics sector, they are doing much more to promote the Canadian geomatics industry.  Their most recent articles have shone the light on women in the industry providing valuable insights into careers, challenges and opportunities facing women in our business.  Check out their new website – they are developing as an important platform for people and companies in the Canadian geomatics sector.

Opportunity: Geomatics Commercialization

Geomatics Canadian Technology Commercialization




For many geomatics companies the challenges of bringing new innovation to the market can seem insurmountable. If you are an SME and don’t know who Tecterra is you should find out.  Tecterra a Canadian commercialization support program with a mission to help Canadian companies bring innovative geomatics solutions to market.

Small or medium sized geomatics technology company based in the Ottawa area should consider attending a one day event being organized by Tecterra at the end of February that will focus on Investing in Geomatics Innovation.

The event will include several interesting and informative guest speakers (Ed Parsons of Google and General Rick Hillier, Former Chief of the Defence Staff of the Canadian Forces) as well as representatives from Tecterra who will provide information about the various investment and support programs they offer.

The exact date is February 29.  There is no charge for the event but I understand seating is limited so request your invitation early.