Create. Connect. Collaborate. Contribute. Plug in to the ideas, resources and initiatives within Canada’s vibrant and ever-growing geomatics community through Communities.

Communities are open, issue-driven or subject-focused web spaces within where you can connect to the data, resources and information that matter to you. Communities create opportunities to learn, network and collaborate in an open, dynamic and completely user‑driven environment. Explore. Connect. Build. These are your communities.

Community Profiles

Canadian Council on Geomatics

CCOG is a federal-provincial-territorial government cooperative body that advances geomatics activities of common interest, and facilitates data collection, interoperability and integration between jurisdictions.

Open Geospatial Consortium

The OGC is a worldwide community committed to making geospatial information FAIR: Findable, Accessible, Interoperable and Reusable. OGC standards are free and open to all.

Arctic SDI

Arctic SDI is a collaborative partner-based effort of the National Mapping Agencies of Canada, Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, Russia, Sweden and the USA. Arctic SDI provides open access to authoritative Arctic reference maps and location-based Arctic data.

First Nations Information Governance Centre

FNIGC offers resources and training in the principles of Ownership, Control, Access and Possession (OCAP) First Nations data and information.

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