This interactive lecture communicated general aspects of GIS development and implementation, in addition to providing several examples of progressive applications.
Alex Miller, President of ESRI Canada, explored the future of GIS.
Phil Fong, Statistics Canada’s Geography Division, demonstrated Election Mapper, an Internet-based mapping tool using data from the last federal election.
Bob Proulx, Industry Canada’s Strategis Content Development Team, demonstrated the Canadian Business Map providing information on Canadian businesses.
Ron Williamson, Archeological Services Inc.
Bob Murdoch, Geomatics International Inc., demonstrated the use of GIS technology for archeological and heritage resource assessment.