GIS networking and events

Map of Devastating 2003 Heat Wave in the Netherlands Observed from MODIS Satellite. Mehdi Aminipouri (PhD Candidate in Geography at SFU)


GIS Day is an annual worldwide celebration of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) technology. 

Other Events 

Maptime YVR Mapping Summer End Meetup (2019)

"Maptime is an open learning environment for all levels and degrees of knowledge, offering intentional educational support for the beginner." The Mapping Summer End Meetup, organized by Maptime YVR, was held on Thursday, August 29, 2019 in Room 1525, Harbour Center.

Other Resources 

Virtual GIS/Mapping Events and Presentations in Summer 2020

The pandemic in 2020 spawned a plethora of virtual GIS/Mapping presentations that you can watch for free. Visit this page Enjoy online GIS workshops & events offered by the Library and beyond for a curated list of such talks (many have recordings). 

Esri GeoNet

GeoNet is an online forum to discuss, connect, collaborate, and explore GIS topics with users from around the world.

Post questions and search for answers in the Discussions Lobby.