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presented at the GANS Christmas Social on Thursday, the 12th

presented at the GANS Christmas Social on Thursday, the 12th



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  • What’s NEW at AGRG? Bob Maher Senior Research Scientist Applied Geomatics Research Group NSCC, Middleton, NS GANS Christmas Social December 11/08
    • Where is AGRG?
    • Who is AGRG?
    • Highlights for 2008
    • Internships, Geomatics Products
    • Expectations for 2009
    • Questions for 2009
    • Questions for GANS
  • Where is AGRG?
  • Bill – AIF Project Manager Jeff - BIC Who is AGRG? Bob David Tim Roger Chris
  • Highlights 2008
    • New AIF award
    • New Joint MSc. in Applied Geomatics
    • Creation of the Business Incubation Centre
    • Online Wind and Solar atlas
    • Field work in Peru and MacKenzie Delta
    • Community mapping workshops
  • Chris Hopkinson
  • David Colville
  • Tim Webster
  • Roger Mosher
  • Jeff Wentzell
  • Bill Livingstone
  • Bob Maher
  • Expectations for 2009 Integrating Remote and In-situ Sensing for Environmental Monitoring, Modeling and Validation Developing the Maritimes Geomatics industry in collaboration with the Applied Geomatics Research Group (AGRG) Ⅰ New CFI Proposal New NSERC Proposal Ⅱ Ⅲ Proposals by other Institutions
  • Expectations for 2009 V Geomatics Atlantic Conference VI Rural Secretariat Proposal VII AIF Year 2 project IV Summer Institute
  • Changes at COGS Re-use of the term “Geographic Sciences” Re-design of the Survey stream including 3 rd year and Marine Geomatics Diploma and Advanced Diploma in Geographic Sciences with specializations
  • Changes at AGRG Consolidation of joint MSc. New industrial internship pathways
  • Questions for GANS? 2. How can AGRG help the provincial government serve maps to the communities? David) 1. How can AGRG help the Geomatics industry in Nova Scotia? (Bob)
  • Questions for GANS? What workshops can CIG/AGRG offer at Geomatics Atlantic in Wolfville? (Tim) What is needed to make the BIC attractive to possible entrepreneurs in Nova Scotia? (Jeff)
  • Check out our website: http://agrg.cogs.nscc.ca Email: [email_address]