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|Name=Alexandre Leroux
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|Company=ECCC / Meteorological Service of Canada
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|Address=Montréal, Canada
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|Country=Canada
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|State=Qc
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|City=Montreal
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|Coordinate=45.48, -73.79
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|LocalChapter=Québec Chapter
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|SocialMedia=twitter;
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|Languages=French; english;
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|Translate=Yes
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<libravatar email="alexandreleroux@gmail.com"/>
  
I am the main founder of [http://slashgeo.org Slashgeo.org], a community-driven ad-free site for geospatial news and discussions under a registered non-profit organization. This site has over 15,000 daily hits as of October 2007, reaching thousands of geospatial professionals. I work for Environment Canada at the [http://www.smc-msc.ec.gc.ca/cmc/index_e.html? Canadian Meteorological Centre] in Dorval, Qc, Canada. I also co-founded the [http://matox.com/agisrs Applied-GIS-RS mailing list] a few years ago and maintain the [http://matox.com/agisrs/arsist ARSIST satellite summary table (not up-to-date)]. I participate within the GeoNET network for geospatial issues regarding the Government of Canada.
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I used to run slashgeo dot org, a formerly popular community-driven website for geospatial news and discussions which was reaching over 10,000 geospatial enthusiasts daily. I now share [https://twitter.com/slashgeo geospatial news on the Slashgeo twitter feed].
  
I helped with the PR French translation for the OSGeo Foundation. I regularly link to OSGeo-related discussions on Slashgeo. My work division uses open source geospatial software on a daily basis.
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I work for Environment and Climate Change Canada at the [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Meteorological_Service_of_Canada Canadian Meteorological Centre] in Dorval, Qc, Canada. We heavily leverage OSGeo software to provide [https://www.canada.ca/en/environment-climate-change/services/weather-general-tools-resources/weather-tools-specialized-data/geospatial-web-services.html free and open weather and climate data services to the world], serving tens of millions of requests daily, including WMS, WFS and WCS.
  
Cheers! :-)
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Cheers! :-) -- Alex ~~
 
 
You can reach me on alexandre . leroux @ ec . gc . ca (without the spaces)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Last update to this page: October 19th, 2007
 

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OSGeo Member
Name: Alexandre Leroux
Job Title:
Company: ECCC / Meteorological Service of Canada
Address: Montréal, Canada
City: Montreal
State: Qc
Country: Canada
Local Chapter: Québec Chapter
Email:
Phone:
Instant Messaging:
Website:
Language(s): French; english
Personal Description :
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OSGeo Experience and Roles:

OSGeo User.png  OSGeo Translate.png   Avatar of alexandreleroux at gmail dot com

I used to run slashgeo dot org, a formerly popular community-driven website for geospatial news and discussions which was reaching over 10,000 geospatial enthusiasts daily. I now share geospatial news on the Slashgeo twitter feed.

I work for Environment and Climate Change Canada at the Canadian Meteorological Centre in Dorval, Qc, Canada. We heavily leverage OSGeo software to provide free and open weather and climate data services to the world, serving tens of millions of requests daily, including WMS, WFS and WCS.

Cheers! :-) -- Alex ~~