Ottawa Chapter Report 2012

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Submitted by Christy Nieman

Key Accomplishments

  • Met every month or two based on member availability.
  • Tried planning meetings several months in advance to encourage presentations from non-members with varying success.
  • Wide range of discussions and presentations surrounding many areas of spatial domain.

Moving forward

  • Try to increase the number of presentations
  • Consider reaching out to other groups (such as Open Data Ottawa)
  • Work on increasing visibility to non-members
  • Having members volunteer for presentations & other ideas to get off the ground.

Outlook for 2013

  • New co-chair Fabien Ancelin
  • Get involved in GIS day again at local educational institutions