Selkirk Geographic Information Systems Day

Geographic Information Systems Day

Wednesday, November 19, 2014 - 10:00am to 3:00pm
The Pit, Castlegar Campus

If you ever wanted to take a closer look at the world of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) this is a great opportunity marked with a day full of interactive displays, information and a special guest speaker.


  • 10:00 – 10:45 Guest registration
  • 10:45 – 11:00 Opening announcement
  • 11:00 – 12:00 Keynote speaker, Dr. Jon Corbett (UNBC, Associate Professor in Community, Culture and Global Studies and the co-director of the Centre for Social, Spatial & Economic Justice) on Disruptive GIS.
  • 12:00 – 1:15 Lunch break (provided) and poster session
  • 1:15 – 2:30 Series of presentations: Peter LeCouffe, Bart Fyffe & Suzzane Ector
  • 2:30 – 3:00 Free discussion, poster session and closing

Learn more and register for the event.


The Selkirk College GIS Day is sponsored by Columbia Power, Harrier Aerial Survey, the Canadian Society of Remote Sensing (Kootenay Chapter), ESRI Canada, Geospatial Information Technology Association (GITA) Pacific Northwest Chapter, and MacDonald, Dettwiler & Associates Inc.

Getting Here

View the campus map and Castlegar map for students and visitors, find more campus directions on Google Maps.  Ample free parking is available on campus

Learn more by reading the press release, check out Selkirk's School of Environment & Geomatics and join them on Facebook.

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