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The Esri Canada Blog offers a uniquely Canadian perspective on all things GIS. Browse the various categories & posts to stay up-to-speed on developments affecting you, the Canadian GIS user. Consider this a one-stop resource to see how others are using GIS, learn about new products and developments, read what’s new in Canada and around the world related to SDI, get the latest education-related information, keep abreast of the Community Map of Canada Program, and much more.
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News & Updates

Connecting the future of Utilities & Telecommunications

Aug 22, 2016 / Posted by Brian Bell
In this blog post, Brian Bell, utilities & telecommunications industry manager for Esri Canada, notes how the needs of customers in these industries have increasingly become common in recent years. As such, it makes sense to address these challenges using GIS solutions, best practices, as well as events that cross both industries.
Education & Research

The GIS Ambassador Program: Connecting K-12 educators with the GIS community

Aug 15, 2016 / Posted by Angela Alexander
Have you heard about the GIS Ambassador Program? Through the program, GIS professionals and students can become a GIS Ambassador and share their passion for using GIS in the classroom. Find out how many GIS Ambassadors have signed up for the program so far and how educators can connect with one in the fall.
Spatial Data Infrastructure

What are Smart Maps?

Aug 15, 2016 / Posted by Gordon Plunkett
Have you heard about smart maps? Static maps are so twentieth century. Smart maps are where it’s at today. So, how do you make a smart map and what do you want your smart map to do? Read this blog post to find out what a smart map is and how developing your own smart map can help you and your users.