With more than 80 GIS specialists in Canada, Fujitsu has one of the largest practices in North America. Our team is continuing to grow to meet ongoing demand with nearly 15 full-time positions currently available. Web Developer (Montreal) Solution Architect – Big data (Montreal) Oracle Spatial Database Administrator (Montreal) BI Project Manager/BI Project Coordinator (Montreal) [...]
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Calling all students and post-docs at universities, colleges, research hospitals and research institutes across the country — starting October 2, the Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI) wants to hear how working in state-of-the-art facilities and with cutting-edge equipment has helped you and your research. Show us how CFI-funded infrastructure has opened opportunities for you, by [...]
Esri Canada Limited has an immediate need for a full-time Higher Education Developer and Analyst, focused on providing support in teaching and research project collaboration in higher education. The position is based out of the Corporate Head Office in Toronto. The Higher Education Developer and Analyst’s tasks include providing support in GIS research and application [...]
The Office of the Chief Electoral Officer – Office of the Chief Information Officer Gatineau (Québec) is seeking candidates for a Programmer Analyst, GIS Application Development employment opportunity. Deadline to apply: September 6th, 2017. For more details: Programmer Analyst in GIS employment opportunity.
EnvisionGEOMATICS will be held October 17-19 in Sherbrooke. This fifth edition of the event is organized by the Centre de géomatique du Québec (CGQ), in collaboration with the Association de géomatique municipale du Québec (AGMQ), the Université de Sherbrooke, and Natural Resources Canada. The detailed program is now available [in French]. For more information and [...]
The Journal of Spatial Information Science (JOSIS) will host a special feature in order to extend the discussion beyond the AGILE 2017 Pre-Conference Workshop “Bridging space, time, and semantics in GIScience” (held on May 9th, 2017) with an open call for submissions from anyone interested in this topic. The topics of the special feature include, [...]
The California Institute of Technology (Caltech), Postdoctoral Scholars Program at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) invites applications for a postdoctoral research position in JPL’s Suborbital Radar Science and Engineering Group. Dr. Marc Simard will serve as JPL postdoctoral advisor to the selected candidate. JPL is seeking an expert in signal processing, and in particular image [...]
A special activity is organized to celebrate the career of Professor Rock Santerre on August 31st, at Université Laval. From 3:30 pm, 3 conférences will be presented, including one by Dr. Santerre on the various GPS-GNSS projects he conducted during his career. The conferences will be followed by a festive evening, which will start at [...]
You have ideas regarding the future of GeoComputation, spatial analysis, and modelling? On July 28th, share them at http://www.geocomputation.org/2017/conference/future-keynote/index.html, follow @GeoCompNews and tweet using #geocompkeynote, or send an email to email@example.com. The ideas received will be shared during a keynote speech at GeoComputation 2017, which will be held from September 4th to 7th, in UK. [...]
The Université de Sherbrooke is seeking candidates for a position of professor in image processing. The expertise of the candidate must relate to digital image processing, and also to geomatics sciences and technologies (remote-sensing, geographic information systems, etc.). For more information and to apply: Job offer – Professor in image processing [in French]. Deadline to [...]
In the context of the ACM SIGAPP Symposium On Applied Computing (SAC 2018), which will be held April 9th-13th 2018, in France, a call for paper has been launched for the track Knowledge Extraction from Geographical Data. More details at: KEGeoD. Deadline for submitting a paper: September 15th, 2017.
You are invited to the Internet of Things: a technology for innovation conference that will be held on June 16th, 11 am to 12:30 pm, in room 3370 of the Adrien-Pouliot Building, Université Laval. The conference will be presented in English. Speaker: Anura Jayasumana, Associate Director of the Information Science & Technology Center, Colorado State [...]
Rodolphe Devillers, member of the Convergence Network, recently obtained a Discovery Accelerator Supplement from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) for his research program entitled: New geospatial methods for exploring tradeoffs in marine conservation planning. For more information: Rodolphe Devillers.
Sylvie Daniel, member of the Convergence Network, recently obtained a Projet de recherche en équipe grant from the Fonds de recherche du Québec – Nature et Technologies (FRQNT). The grant will allow for the development of new hydrographic survey solutions using autonomous vehicles adapted to arctic regions. The team is composed of: Main team Sylvie [...]
The preliminary program of the Earth Observation Summit is now available online. Please understand that this program is still in its draft form and that it can be modified at any time. To register to this event, click here.