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.

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 [...]

Streambank Erosion

Over the past few months, I have been working with my advisor (Dr. Derek Robinson) on using new and emerging technologies for modelling streambank erosion. Due to the immediate hydrologic [...]


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 [...]

Webscraping in GIS

Data in the Digital Age Data is the foundation of insightful information for research and organizations, and thus drives their successes. The critical role that data plays in our society [...]