Esri Canada GIS Centres of Excellence

The ECCE intiative hosts several blogs contributed to by members of each of the Centres of Excellence. Browse through to see what new and exciting things are happening in the geospatial and academic communities.

3D and Virtual Reality

One of my favourite parts of GIS is when you get to display your work in a way that gets more engagement from the reader/audience. I find the most interesting way of displaying data is with [...]

Working on Geometric Networks

This spotlight article was contributed by Jen Ranni, a student at COGS. She is getting started on a case study that will examine to building network datasets for the City of Cambridge [...]


Have you ever wondered what Earth looks like from the International Space Station? Back in October some amazing folks at the International Space Station captured and shared their view as [...]

Getting Started at COGS

My name is Colin Werle, I am an ECCE Student Associate at the Centre of Geographic Sciences in the Annapolis Valley of Nova Scotia where I am currently on track to completing an Advanced [...]

My Time at COGS

My name is Joshua Staboon and I am an ECCE Student Associate from the Centre of Geographic Sciences. I have a Honours Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science and Minor in GIS from [...]