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2017 Fall Learning Session & AGM - Alberta Geomatics Group

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2017 Fall Learning Session & AGM

Fall Learning Session and AGM on Thursday, September 21st

Impressive Speakers, Learning Opportunities, Lunch, and Networking

Join us for a great day.  See our speaker line-up below.

Our keynote speaker:

  • Alonzo de la Cruz, of Suncor:  "The Complexities of Geomatics at Suncor".

In addition to Alonzo, we have:

  • Matt Wirzba, of Planet:  "SPOT Streaming Imagery Service for Western Canada";
  • Sue Carr, of PPDM Association:  "PPDM and Spatial Data"; and
  • Josh Goertzen, of IHS Markit:  "Maps That Fit Their Purpose".

Also included in the schedule is our brief Annual General Meeting (AGM) to update members on the past year’s activities and exciting new intiatives for the upcoming year in support of the AGG mission.

Date:  Thursday, September 21, 2017

Time:  Doors open at 9:30 am for check-in and coffee.  Presentations begin at 10:00 am and run until 2:00 pm (lunch included).  Our AGM will take place from approximately 12:15 pm to 12:45 pm.

Location:  SAIT - MacDonald Hall (1301 16 Ave NW, Calgary)  (NOTE:  The Macdonald Hall is located in the Heritage Hall Bldg, labelled "A" on the linked map.)

Admission:  $35 for members and $45 for non-members. 

NOTE:  Members please "Sign-In" through the website and then register to receive your member rate.  Contact the office of the AGG if you have any problems with logging into the website; 403-541-0911 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

We do appreciate advance registration so proper food accommodations can be made.  Registration will close on Tuesday September 19th at 9:00 am.

Many thanks to Planet and SAIT for Sponsoring the AGM and Venue, respectively.  Also, thank you to our guest presenters from Planet, Suncor, PPDM and IHS Markit. 

             

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2018 Fall Learning Session & AGM - Thursday, September 21, 2017

Mark your calendars!  On Thursday September 21st, we have a great event coming up with impressive speakers and learning opportunties. 

Our keynote speaker:

  • Alonzo de la Cruz, of Suncor, will discuss "The Complexities of Geomatics at Suncor".

In addition to Alonzo, we have:

  • Matt Wirzba, of Planet, who will speak to SPOT Streaming Imagery Service for Western Canada;
  • Sue Carr, of PPDM Association, who will speak to PPDM and Spatial Data; and
  • Josh Goertzen, of IHS Markit, who will speak to fit for purpose maps.

Also included in the schedule, will be a brief Annual General Meeting that allows members of the AGG to ask questions of the past year’s activities and the activities of the Association for the upcoming year.  Furthermore, there will be discussion on exciting new initiatives supporting the AGG mission.

Date:  Thursday, September 21, 2017

Time:  10:00 am - 2:00 pm (lunch included)

Location:  SAIT - MacDonald Hall (1301 16 Ave NW, Calgary)

Registration will open next week.  Save the date and stay tuned!

Many thanks to Planet and SAIT for their sponsorship of this event.