GIS Day — November 16th

GIS (Geographic Information Systems) Day is an annual event first held on November 19, 1999 by the National Geographical Society (NGS), the Association of American Geographers (AAG), and ESRI. Since then, GIS Day is held on the third Wednesday of November each year during Geography Awareness Week.

This year, an event, which was organized by the Geomatics Club at YorkU for the GIS Day on November 16th, hosted guest speakers from Navmatica and ESRI: Mohamed Mostafa, Ph.D., Chief Technology Officer, and Brent Hall, Ph. D., Director, Education and Research.