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GIS Day 2018

GIS Day 2018 – Georgian College
Barrie, Ontario
November 15, 2018

It’s a full day of speakers activities and networking to celebrate GIS Day 2018 starting with registration and breakfast at 9:30am.

Rebecca Bennett and Nick Burchell of the Avenza Systems Team will be speaking about how Avenza’s software tools are being used in the field by GIS Professionals in the firefighting, forest management, and other industries.

Register for this free event!

Presentation: Thursday, November 15
Time: 2:15pm – 3:00pm

See the full agenda

Win prizes in the Avenza Maps GIS Day Scavenger Hunt!

Download the Avenza Maps app and a map of the Georgian College Barrie Campus. Then find all of the items and post your photos on Instagram for a chance to win!

Stay tuned for the list of scavenger hunt items!

Avenza Maps Scavenger Hunt – Find These Items!

Download the Avenza Maps app for Android or iOS

Download the Georgian College Campus Map

Find these items, take pictures and plot them, or attach to placemarks on the Georgian College Campus Map. When you have all of the items, take a screenshot of the map, with the photos showing and post it on Instagram (#BarrieGISDayHunt)

  1. Take a picture of an interesting landscape feature on campus.
  2. Take inventory of the cars in parking lot JJ. (Bonus: use placemark attributes to record the colour and make of each car)
  3. Find a GIS book in the library and take a picture.
  4. Take a selfie with a piece of art or an art installation.
  5. Take a picture of something on campus with historical significance.