GISday 2016

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GIS Day provides an international forum for users of geographic information systems (GIS) technology to demonstrate real-world applications that are making a difference in our society.


City of Toronto celebrated GIS Day on November 18, 2016


The Information and Technology division’s Geospatial Competency Centre and internal partners showcased some of the Geographic Information System (GIS) work done at the City last year. GIS enables staff to map and analyze data attached to geographic locations.

Presentations from:

Upper Canada College – Upper Canada College

Ryerson – Ryerson University

Jonathon Critchley – Urban GIS Specialist

William Davis – Toronto Star


City of Toronto

Parks, Forestry and Recreation

City Planning – Graphics and Visualization

Social Development, Finance and Administration (SDFA)

Fire Services

Transportation Services

Major Capital Infrastructure Coordination Office (MCIC)

Geospatial Competency Centre (GCC)