GIS Day 2023


1:00 - 4:00 pm

1:30 - 2:00 pm

  • Lightning Talks Round 1 (LIB 323)
    • Utilizing NDVI for tornado track detection and analysis, Matthew Woodward
    • Transit Planning - Route Coverage Analysis, Yasseen Mobada
    • Building a public transit travel-time map for the web, Henry Nguyen
    • Assessing the Impact of New Local Urban Rail Transit Projects in Ontario on Ridership and Transportation Equity: A Comparative GTFS-Based Service Area Analysis, Harry Cheung

2:00 - 2:30 pm

  • Cake Break sponsored by WAGS (LIB 328)

2:30 - 3:20 pm

  • Concurrent workshops 
    • Introduction to Web Mapping and Web GIS (LIB 323)
    • Python Crash Course (LIB 329) 

3:30 - 4:00 pm

  • Lightning Talks Round 2 (LIB 323)
    • QuickCapture and Vacation Photos: using QuickCapture to create vacation blog posts, Weronika Fydrych
    • Canada Wildfire Mitigation Strategies Using GIS, Shantanu Das, Mateo Andrade, Sam Ma and Sun Ho Mathew Choi 
    • Text to Maps: Transcribing and geocoding city directories for ArcGIS Online, Eva Dodsworth
    • Data Collection with ArcGIS Field Maps, Gagandeep Singh
    • GIS projects and consultations facilitated by the Geospatial Centre, Markus Wieland
    • ArcGIS Dashboards for Plant Operations, Cliff Graves, Judy Ye
    • Oil Under Freshwater Ice: Detection and Environmental Implications in the Great Lakes, Grant Gunn