The Applied Geomatics Research Group is a team of Research Scientists, Research Associates, and graduate students, applying a suite of Geomatics technologies to explore environmental, health and social issues. As part of Nova Scotia Community College's Centre of Geographic Sciences in Middleton, Nova Scotia, we also are acknowledged leaders in educating new researchers in an exciting, growing field. University graduates or young scientists can further their education through industry internships, joint M.Sc. degrees or practicums and workshops.
February 8, 2008 - 11:21am
The February 2 issue of the Globe and Mail contained an article
on the growing use of gps, including Bob, Heather, and community mapping.
January 21, 2008 - 11:16am
On Monday, 21 January 2008, Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (ACOA) Minister Peter MacKay announced
a federal investment of $63 million in 29 R&D projects in Atlantic
Canada under Round V of the Government of Canada’s Atlantic Innovation
Fund (AIF). The Applied Geomatics Research Group will receive up to $3
million under AIF, which will leverage an additional $2 million in
funding from other sources.
November 15, 2007 - 9:35am
On Oct 17, AGRG participated in the NSCC Reach Out to Nova Scotia
event. We spent the day exploring and mapping the former Village of Roxbury.
October 25, 2007 - 10:33am
Bob Maher was featured in an article
on renewable energy and Applied Research in the Fall 2007 issue of Open To The World
September 12, 2007 - 2:00pm
- Ride the Lobster is an 800km international unicycle race scheduled fo the 16-20th June 2008 across Nova Scotia.
As part of the buildup to the race, there are two public events planned:
June 21, 2007 - 12:00am
The Applied Geomatics Research Group has been selected to receive funding under the 2007 HP Technology for Teaching Grant.
this grant initiative is designed to improve student success and engage the faculty through the innovative implementation of mobile technology in the classroom. Our goal is that the HP Technology for Teaching Initiative supports the development of mobile technology environments that, at their fullest implementation, will: