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.
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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.
The 14th Conference on Location Based Services will be held in Zurich, from January 15th to January 18th, 2018. The conference will offer a common ground to colleagues from various disciplines and practice where they can meet, interact and exchange knowledge, experience, plans and ideas on how LBS can and could be improved and on [...]
The 2018 International Geographical Union Regional Conference will be held at the Québec City Convention Centre, from August 6th to August 10th, 2018. Under the theme Appreciating Difference, the conference will bring reflections and exchanges on the diversity of our contemporary world and on the challenges related to it. Of course this diversity is not [...]
As part of Sentinel North (SN), the UL office of the Vice Rector of Research and Innovation is investing $3 million over five years (2017 to 2022) in a first competition for new research chairs. The SN research chair program aims to attract both accomplished and promising new researchers to UL to strengthen the institution’s [...]