Entries by Sonia Rivest

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 [...]

Open PhD position, Laval University, Quebec, Canada

New Data Mining Methods for Geospatial Big Data A PhD position is available at the Department of Geomatics Sciences of Laval University. During the project, the student will design and develop new software solutions to process and analyze big geospatial data. These solutions will be based on the most recent innovations in big data, artificial [...]

FRQNT Research workshop – Current energy issues – April 10th, Montreal

Clean energy, biomass, energy storage: the Fonds de recherche du Québec – Nature et technologies (FRQNT) provides an update on research and innovations of the field and presents the avenues to be borrowed now so that the future turns green. April 10th, 9am to 4pm. École de technologie supérieure, Montréal. Free, registration required at: Journée [...]

SPAR 3D – Expo and conference – April 3rd – 5th, Texas

The future of 3D technology! For close to two decades, SPAR 3D has been the premier international event for the application of 3D technology in industry. This event addresses 3D sensing, 3D processing and 3D visualization. For more information and to register: SPAR 3D.

2017 CIDCO Symposium – May 8th – 10th 2017

The 4th CIDCO Symposium will be held in Rimouski from May 8th to May 10th, 2017. The first day will be devoted to a workshop on the specifications of a hydrographic survey. The Symposium will take place on May 9th and 10th. The Symposium will address the following themes: – Hydrographic survey contract design, including [...]

ISPRS Geospatial Week workshop on photogrammetric 3D reconstruction for geo-applications – September 2017

PhotoGA 2017 will provide an opportunity and platform for all professionals involved in photogrammetric 3D reconstruction to share research ideas and results, foster and enhance cooperation, draw inspirations and maximize potentials. It will gather experts from photogrammetry, remote sensing, and computer vision from both academia and industry. The workshop will be held at the Wuhan [...]

RAQ 2017 – First conference on augmented reality in Quebec – April 7th 2017

The Centre en imagerie numérique et médias interactifs (CIMMI) is organizing the first conference on augmented reality in Québec: RAQ 2017 Au-delà du réel! During this event, industry and research leaders and experts will discuss augmented reality markets, technologies and applications. Renowned speakers will present augmented reality applications in marketing, entertainment, urban sciences and arts. [...]

FORPIQ 9th Edition April 26th 2017 – Unlocking the power of your IP

As traditional intellectual property (IP) strategies are becoming less attractive for businesses, new IP models are emerging, revealing the full potential for commercializing one’s IP. FORPIQ 2017 will explore these trends and in particular focus on how businesses are implementing these new models to capture the value of their IP assets. With speakers and panelists [...]

EnvisionGEOMATICS 2017 – Call for proposals

The fifth edition of EnvisionGEOMATICS will be held in Sherbrooke, Canada, from October 17th to October 19th, 2017. The conference, organized by the Centre de géomatique du Québec (CGQ) and the Association de géomatique municipale du Québec (AGMQ), will welcome more than 50 speakers, 30 exhibitors and 250 participants. EnvisionGEOMATICS is looking for speakers willing [...]