Deep Learning Neural Networks and Remote Sensing in Manitoba

Deep Learning Neural Networks and Remote Sensing in Manitoba

  • Posted by MG UG
  • On May 11, 2017
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Deep Learning Neural Networks and Remote Sensing in Manitoba The province of Manitoba is tasked with producing a land use/land cover (LU/LC) map derived from satellite image classification, for the province in a timely manner. However, due to a variety of constraints, meeting this deadline has proven challenging. In many cases it may take several […]
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Flying your Drone Safely and Legally

  • Posted by MG UG
  • On March 25, 2017
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Flying a drone for work, research, or as a hobby?   You may need special permission from Transport Canada. Unmanned air vehicles (UAVs) include model aircraft and remotely piloted aircraft systems, which are also known as drones. More and more people are operating such aircraft for work or pleasure. It is important to understand laws that […]
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Shiny New Website

  • Posted by MG UG
  • On February 15, 2017
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Thanks to Modern Earth for our shiny new website! Please update or register and leave your comments on this post to let us know what you think!
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Summer Educational Resources

  • Posted by MG UG
  • On July 17, 2019
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  • Education, GIS Lessons, Resources, StoryMaps
Educators & GIS Ambassadors, I know you are not probably bored of summer yet, but on those rainy days how about giving some thought to GIS in your teaching or how you can be helping out an educator. Summer’s the perfect time to try out new resources for the upcoming school year. One of the […]
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MGUG Education Awards

  • Posted by MG UG
  • On April 21, 2019
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  • 2019, Education Awards
The MGUG Award Notification is out!   Manitoba GIS User Group honours achievements in Post-Secondary and Secondary School GIS programs, who use GIS in the course of their studies. The submissions be judged by a panel of GIS professionals for innovation, creativity, communication, and applicability to achieve project results. The Awards, 2 $500 scholarships, will be […]
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ESRI Story Map Contest

  • Posted by MG UG
  • On March 31, 2019
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Last year I was fortunate enough to be invited to be a judge in Esri Canada Schools National Story Map Competition. Really I was blown away with what 13-16 years olds can do with a little help and encouragement. Do you know any grade 6 to 12 Educators in your community? If so please let […]
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The Free and Open Source Software for Geospatial (FOSS4G) Conference comes to Canada in 2020

  • Posted by MG UG
  • On February 4, 2019
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A consortium of GIS organizations in Calgary has won the right to host the Free and Open Source Software for Geospatial (FOSS4G) Conference in 2020. This conference is the annual world conference of the Open Geospatial Foundation (OSGEO – www.osgeo.org) and is the annual gathering of users and developers of open source geospatial applications.   […]
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GeoConnections Invitation for Projects for Fiscal Years 2018-2019 and 2019-2020

  • Posted by MG UG
  • On November 30, 2018
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GeoConnections announces the Invitation for Projects for Fiscal Years 2018-2019 and 2019-2020. For this Invitation for Projects, GeoConnections is focusing funding on contribution projects under the theme « New pre-commercial standard-based solutions that integrate various sources of satellite data with other geospatial data in near-real time on the Internet » Interested proponents are invited to […]
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Rob Langston – Recipient of 2018 Geographic Literacy Award

  • Posted by MG UG
  • On October 26, 2018
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CONGRATULATIONS ROB !!! Brandon Teacher is recognized for his award-winning work to advance geography teaching in Canada: Rob Langston Recipient of 2018 Geographic Literacy Award The Geographic Literacy Award recognizes individuals who have made a significant contribution to geographic literacy in Canada. For his dynamic teaching approach, Rob Langston is being recognized with The Royal […]
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MGUG Annual Awards Results

  • Posted by MG UG
  • On October 23, 2018
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MGUG presented the annual MGUG Awards during our 2018 Fall Conference. We are happy to announce the winners are:   Outstanding GIS Project Award 2018 – First Place Conservation Officers Reporting Application Jack Harrigan and Colin Merritt, Conservation Officers Service Tanya Dixon, Derrick Ko Heinrichs, Jocelynn Johnson, GeoManitoba   Outstanding GIS Project Award 2018 – […]
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