The Government of Canada is running a Smart Cities Challenge, with millions of dollars in prizes. Learn how GIS helps build smart cities in this article by Alex Miller, president, Esri Canada, published in ReNew Canada magazine.
Most Recent Flipbooks
Web-Based Apps Help Agricultural Producers, Consumers Digest Information
Discover how self-serve maps and apps help agricultural producers and consumers make better decisions.
Focus on Canada — Esri Canada: Much More than “X” Marks the Spot
Learn more about Esri Canada's partnership with ITEA to create a 3D digital model enabling smart cities.
Interoperable Data Formats Enhance Policy Decisions in the Arctic
Find out how GIS creates policy workbenches, detects changes and maps food security.
Spotlight on Women in Public Works & Technology
Kristy Brown from the City of Prince George and Karen Stewart from Esri Canada share how they use GIS in their work.
Big Software: Small Town
Discover how the District of Sechelt enhanced several corporate initiatives.
Cloud Mapping Brings Government Services Down to Earth
Learn how Nova Scotia improves health services delivery and engages citizens in conservation efforts through web maps.
Marketing Fire Safety
Find out how the London Fire Department reduced residential fires using location analytics.
Streamlining Operations with Software
Find out how Hydro-Québec enhanced reservoir management using GIS.
At The Speed of Light
Find out how the City of Hamilton replaced 10,000 streetlights on time and under budget with GIS.
Mapping the Way to Smarter Communities
Discover how cities can use GIS to operate “smarter” in support of rapid population growth.
When the Lights Go Out
Learn how utilities can use web maps for proactive outage communications.
Turn the Lights Back On with GIS and Operations Dashboards
Discover how utilities can quickly restore service and minimize outages using GIS.
Transforming the Real Estate Industry and Valuation Using Technology
Learn how the real estate industry can enhance assessments with analytical and location-centric information and technology.
City of Peterborough Increases Efficiencies and Reduces Spending with GIS Solutions
Learn how the City of Peterborough improved public access to municipal data and services through web mapping applications.
Assessing Condos Using 3D GIS
Find out how BC Assessment launched an innovative pilot project to assess downtown Vancouver condo units.
GIS Improves Surveillance, Helps Prepare for Public Health Threats
Discover how public health authorities can effectively monitor disease outbreaks while tracking environmental health indicators.
Canadian Web Mapping Aids Epidemic Planning for London Olympics
Learn how London prepared for infectious disease outbreaks leading up to the 2012 Summer Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Revolutionizing Capital Planning & Development at Niagara Region
Discover how Niagara Region supports intelligent growth with GIS.
Blazing the Trail for Advanced Cadastral Mapping
Discover how the Alberta government automated the validation of survey plan submissions using GIS.
Finding the Right Balance: Using GIS to Protect the Environment, Improve Productivity, and Stimulate Economic Growth