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We travel North America and the globe to meet clients as well as industry and government partners. Come find us at upcoming events, trade shows and conferences.

Lim Geomatics is a recognized leader in the geospatial community and our team is constantly on the go, taking part in workshops, conferences and conversations all around the world. Come find us at these upcoming events and learn more about the game-changing potential of location-based information technologies.

October 3 to 7, 2018

SAF National Convention

Portland, Oregon

This fall, the Lim Geomatics team travels to the birthplace of craft beer and Voodoo Doughnuts to take part in the Society of American Foresters’ national convention. Experts and industry players from across the continent will meet to discuss and explore how the interaction of science, management and policy informs and influences the conservation of forested landscapes.  LEARN MORE >>>

October 24 to 25, 2018

Remote Sensing for Forest Practitioners

Edmonton, Alberta

The Forest Growth Organization of Western Canada, fRI Research and Alberta Agriculture and Forestry will host a conference in Edmonton this fall about the status and value of remote sensing for the nation’s forestry industry. Dr. Kevin Lim, founder and chief technology officer of Lim Geomatics, joins the distinguished roster of presenters to share how his research and company play a foundational role in the application of remote sensing technologies to generate enhanced forest inventories. The two-day conference will also address remote sensing and wildfire management as well as how these new technologies will translate into better forest management practices.   LEARN MORE >>>

October 25 to 26, 2018

Off the Grid

Coeur d’Alene, Idaho

The University of Idaho’s College of Natural Resources is hosting the 2018 edition of Off the Grid in Coeur d’Alene this October. The two-day workshop will explore emerging technologies and research related to real-time positioning and mobile data solutions for forestry operations as well as wildland fire and logging safety. Lim Geomatics will present a detailed overview of Op Tracker™, a web and mobile tracking application developed by the company and currently deployed in forests across North America.  LEARN MORE >>>

November 2018

ForestTECH 2018 

Rotorua, New Zealand, November 14 to 15
Melbourne, Australia, November 20 to 21

Forestry companies from New Zealand, Australia, Indonesia and South Africa meet this November for the 2018 edition of ForestTECH. Kevin Lim, founder of Lim Geomatics, will present the opening keynotes for both cities on the innovative and disruptive GIS technologies reshaping forest management worldwide. Discussion topics at Australasia’s leading forest technology series will include big data, automation and robotics, virtual and augmented reality and remote sensing.   LEARN MORE >>>

February 6 to 9, 2019

Foresters Forum

Coeur d’Alene, Idaho

Landowners, professional foresters and business leaders meet this February in Coeur d’Alene for the 18th annual Foresters Forum. The conference has organized three days of speakers and discussions to learn about and engage with the new ideas and strategies that are driving change in North America’s forestry sector. Dr. Kevin Lim, president and chief technology officer with Lim Geomatics, will deliver a presentation about the disruptive potential of geospatial technologies to improve the productivity of forestry operations.  LEARN MORE >>>

Previous Events

January 30 to February 1, 2018

3-D Geomatics: Collection, Analysis and Visualization Workshop

Presented by GANS/CIG
Lawrencetown, Nova Scotia

Three days on the emerging field of 3-D technology hosted by the Geomatics Association of Nova Scotia and the Canadian Institute of Geomatics, Nova Scotia chapter. Kevin Lim, president and CTO will present about a new 3-D data collection platform on January 31st. Drop by our booth at the Industry Expo on February 1st.    LEARN MORE >>>

February 16 to 19, 2018

National Geomatics Competition

University of New Brunswick in Fredericton

We are excited to sponsor and support this year’s NGC, Canada’s first student-led consulting engineering competition. The next generation of geospatial entrepreneurs converge on the University of New Brunswick campus to test their problem-solving mettle, and meet and share ideas with future colleagues.    LEARN MORE >>>

March 7, 2018

ForestTECHx: Mobile Connectivity, Big Data and Harvest Planning

Vancouver, British Columbia

ForestTECHx comes to North America. The one-day conference includes sessions on disruptive innovation, big data, mobile connectivity and harvest planning. Kevin Lim, president and CTO, is part of a distinguished roster of speakers that includes international experts, service suppliers, researchers and policy makers.    LEARN MORE >>>

April 4 to 6, 2018

2018 BC Council of Forest Industries Convention

Presented by BC Council of Forest Industries (COFI)
Prince George, British Columbia

Join us at the Prince George Conference and Civic Centre as we exhibit at the forestry sector’s largest gathering in Western Canada. The 2018 convention will cover all the big topics that matter today, including innovation, trade, international markets, climate change and sustainability and land-based issues and opportunities.    LEARN MORE >>>

May 8 to 9, 2018

SAF Forest Technology Workshop

Presented by Society of American Foresters
Columbia, South Carolina

The Society of American Foresters has over a century of experience in managing America’s forestry resources. This spring, the SAF present their first forestry technology workshop and Lim Geomatics will be there to join the conversation about the industry’s latest innovations and equipment.    LEARN MORE >>>

May 21 to 25, 2018

Canadian Forestry Technology Mission to Eureka Innovation Days

Finlandia Hall, Helsinki, Finland

Lim Geomatics will join a select group of Canadian technology companies for a five-day trade mission to Finland. The overall goal is to jump-start collaborative research and development projects between Canadian and European companies working in the forestry technology sector. As part of the trade mission, the Canadian delegation will attend Eureka Innovation Days in Helsinki, May 22 to 24, where over 1,000 leaders in business, technology and government will attend this international brainstorm to share ideas and forge partnerships. In addition, Lim Geomatics will participate in a one-day workshop on the forestry bioeconomy, where Canadian and Finnish companies will have the chance to present research and spark collaborations on future projects.  LEARN MORE >>>

May 30, 2018

Forestry GIS Special Interest Group
Esri Canada User Conference

Kelowna, British Columbia

Esri Canada hosts the 2018 Forestry GIS Special Interest Group, a one-day event that unpacks how GIS technologies are transforming the forest industry, at Kelowna’s Four Points by Sheraton this May. Join Kevin Lim, President and Chief Technology Officer of Lim Geomatics, as he gives a presentation in the morning. The GIS event happens the day after Esri Canada’s annual User Conference, which will also be unfolding at the Four Points by Sheraton.   LEARN MORE >>>

June 12 to 14, 2018

Global Petroleum Show

Stampede Park
Calgary, Alberta
Booth #7005

Over 50,000 people representing companies, governments and organizations from 115 different countries will be in Calgary this June for the Global Petroleum Show. Look for the Lim Geomatics booth, where we will showcase the manifold ways geospatial technologies can advance the energy industry.    LEARN MORE >>>

July 9 to July 13, 2018

ESRI User Conference

San Diego, California

Lim Geomatics joins the annual journey of innovators, public policy makers, researchers and GIS developers to the ESRI User Conference, a four-day brainstorm session on the frontiers of geospatial technologies. Over 18,000 participants will take part in more than a 1,000 sessions, including technical workshops, user presentations and demos, at the San Diego Convention Centre. The conference is one of the largest GIS events worldwide and Lim Geomatics will be there to share expertise and learn about new products and solutions.   LEARN MORE >>>

August 28 to 30, 2018

Florida Forestry Association Annual Meeting

Amelia Island, Florida

Lim Geomatics will join Southern Forestry Consultants to exhibit at one of the year’s marquee forestry events in the US. The Florida Forest Association Annual Meeting takes place over three days at the end of August and will bring together a roster of foresters, policymakers and community leaders. The southeastern US is one of the world’s most productive wood baskets and the Florida Forestry Association helps steward these vast timberlands by creating a united voice for landowners, loggers and environmental advocates.  LEARN MORE >>>

Founded in 2006, Lim Geomatics is an industry-leading GIS software development company. With offices in Calgary and Ottawa, Canada, we specialize in building web and mobile applications powered by the ArcGIS mapping platform.

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