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GeoConnections is a national program with the mandate and responsibility to lead the Canadian Geospatial Data Infrastructure (CGDI) through the use of standard-based technologies and operational policies for data sharing and integration.

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Canadian Geospatial Data Infrastructure Solutions Lab Request for Information

GeoConnections is seeking potential technical and costing models, ideas and suggestions on a cloud enabled, collaborative online working environment - the Canadian Geospatial Data Infrastructure Solutions Lab via a Request for Information announced on

Learn about smart city applications                 

SensorUp upcoming webinars are targeting smart city applications using the Open Geospatial Consortium standard specifications.

GeoConnections is in Inuvik this Summer

As part of its efforts to encourage women and Indigenous inclusion in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) fields and to develop local capacity, two students have been hired to assist on a geomatics project that will provide a 3-D visualization of the Inuvik Satellite Station Facility (ISSF), an online map to promote the ISSF, and a data layer of the ISSF to add to Minecraft, a popular, collaborative videogame.