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Aurora Consulting

At Aurora Consulting, we have been delivering solutions in line with clients' business needs for over 20 years. We apply innovative architecture solutions, interoperability standards and Enterprise Architecture best practices while working with clients to identify issues that they may not recognize, and recommending architectural solutions that are appropriate for mitigating those issues.

We are also passionate about Geomatics and leveraging location as the interoperability “glue" for Big Data and the Internet of Things (IoT). We applied our passion about geospatial data on a number of initiatives in different industry verticals, including environmental, health, mining, utilities, oil and gas and transportation, federal, state/provincial and local governments.

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Canadian GIS & Geomatics

Canadian GIS and Geospatial Resources

Our Goal is to Increase Awareness of the Geography of Canada while Promoting the Use of free Canadian Geographic Information and Resources

CartoVista

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CartoVista is a thematic and interactive GIS platform for business or organization intelligence. It provides both corporations and governments and other institutions with mapping tools that enable them to analyze their potential markets so they can leverage them for higher profit.

With CartoVista, organizations are able to enjoy supreme interactivity. This enables them to edit their data on the board with ease instantly. On top of that, task owners can effortlessly share their findings with the rest of their team and other stakeholders involved.

Also, CartoVista affords businesses and government agencies with intelligence that allows them to make decisions on the spot intuitively.

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Ecopia

Ecopia.ai is an industry leading artificial intelligence company that specializes in extracting insight from geospatial big data. Our intelligent systems leverage groundbreaking advancements in machine learning to convert high-resolution imagery of our earth into HD Vector Maps.

We provide actionable insights for observing, analyzing, and monitoring business processes including asset management, risk assessment, and disaster response for organizations around the world.

Learn more about how we got to where we are today.

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First Base Solutions Inc.

First Base Solutions (FBS) is a principal provider of aerial imagery, geospatial data and custom mapping solutions to organizations in North America.

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Geospatial World

Geospatial World is the most recognizable voice of geospatial community. Our website has more than 1,30,000 visitors per month from more than 150 countries. We also have 60,000+ active social media followers. Our subscriber base is growing at a rapid pace and an uncompromising focus on quality content and providing new technology insights has always been our utmost priority.

Geospatial World brings out 6 print editions in a year. The magazine gives the complete insight on the contemporary global geospatial technology trends and business directions. In-depth analysis through articles, policy advocacy, latest technology trends, and interviews of thought leaders, columns and case studies make it the only one in its domain.

Global Grid Systems

Formerly known as The Pyxis Innovation, Global Grid Systems is a world leader in next-generation Digital Earth and geospatial technologies, using the OGC standard Discrete Global Grid System to empower organizations to Explore, Discover, and Disrupt using our Digital Earth Insights platform.

Our vision is to build a Digital Earth engine powering applications, analysis, and decision-making with geospatial information. With stories in Climate Change, Energy, Insurance, and Marketing, we believe there is a tremendous opportunity for disruption across the globe, using geospatial analysis to improve modeling, predictions, operations, and asset management, among others.

GoGeomatics Canada

GoGeomatics is the largest and most popular communications hub promoting the Canadian geospatial community. The social enterprise was incorporated in 2011. GoGeomatics hosts over 100 fun, free, location technology networking events each year in cities across Canada.

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HERE Technologies

Maps have always been at the heart of HERE's mission, only the maps we are creating today are very different from those of the past. Powered by our leading location cloud and enriched with dynamic data, maps from HERE are increasingly real-time. By making sense of the world, we empower our customers to achieve better outcomes – from helping a city manage its infrastructure or an enterprise optimize its assets to guiding drivers to their destination safely. Now YOU can contribute map updates by visiting upload.here.com and submitting data for your area. To learn more about HERE, including our new generation of location platform services, visit 360.here.com and here.com.

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Invest Ottawa

Invest Ottawa delivers economic development programs and initiatives that increase entrepreneurial momentum, wealth and jobs in the City of Ottawa and its surrounding region. Its goal is to make Ottawa the most innovative City in Canada. Invest Ottawa services include start-up incubation and mentorship, acceleration for existing companies, global business attraction and local business retention, targeted sector development, commercialization, and marketing Ottawa’s diversified economy and high quality of life.

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Lidar News

Lidar News is the “Home of the Lidar Industry.” Our all digital platforms include a website, In the Scanblog, weekly eNewsletter and robust social media presence. We are laser focused on the Lidar industry.

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Natural Resources Canada (NRCan)

Natural Resources Canada (NRCan) works to ensure the responsible development of Canada's natural resources, including energy, forests, minerals and metals. NRCan also uses its expertise in earth sciences to build and maintain an up-to-date knowledge base of our landmass and resources.

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OGC

The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) is an international industry consortium of over 527 companies, government agencies and universities participating in a consensus process to develop publicly available interface standards.

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PCI Geomatics

PCI Geomatics, founded in 1982, is the world leader in geo-imaging products and solutions. PCI Geomatics has set the standard in remote sensing and image processing tools offering customized solutions to the geomatics community in over 135 countries.

PCI Geomatics is the developer of Geomatica®- a complete and integrated desktop software that features tools for remote sensing, digital photogrammetry, geospatial analysis, map production, mosaicking and more. Geomatica® software enables users to apply imagery in support of a wide range of applications such as the environment, agriculture, security and intelligence, defense, as well as in the oil and gas industries.

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SkyWatch

SkyWatch is on a mission to make satellite data accessible to the world. Every day, trillions of pixels are captured by satellites orbiting our planet. With new applications for this data being discovered every week, the demand for this imagery is increasing across many industries. However, the current process for purchasing satellite imagery is tedious and time-consuming. We experienced this problem first hand and, after weeks of trying to find the right data, we decided to come up with our own solution.

Sparkgeo

At Sparkgeo, we provide geospatial expertise to tech companies. Need to leverage geospatial technology? We can help you navigate the path forward.