GISday 2017

GISDay 2017

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.

The theme for the City of Toronto’s GIS Day is “Smart Cities – Powered by GIS“.


City of Toronto celebrated GIS Day on November 16, 2017


Join us in the Metro Hall Rotunda

Please join us in the Metro Hall Rotunda on Thursday, November 16 anytime between 9:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. to celebrate GIS Day.

The event will include featured speakers on Geospatial and Smart Cities, lightning talks by the City’s Geospatial Competency Centre and internal partners, and booths showcasing a variety of geospatial interests across the City.


9:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Exhibition booths open
10 – 10:15 a.m. Lightning Talk – Daphne Choi, Toronto Police Services
10:30 – 10:45 a.m. Lightning Talk – Fernando Carou, Environment & Energy
11 – 11:30 a.m. Featured Speaker – Andy McGhie, Geospatial Competency Centre
11:30 a.m. – 12 p.m. Featured Speaker – Grant Coffey, Smart Cities Working Group
12:30 – 12:45 p.m. Lightning Talk – Jesse Coleman, Transportation
1 – 1:15 p.m. Lightning Talk – Denis Carr, Geospatial Competency Centre


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Featured Presentations & Lightning Talks

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Expo booth presentation:

University of Toronto logoUniversity of Toronto

Toronto Police logo Toronto Police Services


City Clerks

City Planning

Environment & Energy

Geospatial Competency Centre (GCC)

Major Capital Infrastructure Coordination Office (MCIC)

Smart Cities Working Group

Solid Waste

Toronto Water

Transportation Services


Previous GIS Day Information

GISday 2016

Click here to see the presentations from GISday 2016

2016 GIS DAY Gallery - Maps, Apps & Tools