Entries by Sonia Rivest

EnvisionGEOMATICS detailed program is now online!

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 [...]

Postdoc opportunity in signal processing of remote sensing images – Jet Propulsion Laboratory

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 [...]

On July 28th, contribute to a GeoComputation 2017 keynote!

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 contact-us@geocomputation.org. The ideas received will be shared during a keynote speech at GeoComputation 2017, which will be held from September 4th to 7th, in UK. [...]

Job offer – Professor in image processing – Université de Sherbrooke

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 [...]

Call for paper on knowledge extraction from geographical data

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.

ITIS-IEEE Conference on the Internet of Things – June 16th, Université Laval

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 [...]

Ridolphe Devillers obtained a Discovery Accelerator Supplement

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 obtained a Projet de recherche en équipe grant

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 [...]