Brampton receives Esri Canada’s Award of Excellence for GeoHub

Published on : October 21, 2017 5:46

The City of Brampton continues to build a Future Ready city.

The City received Esri Canada’s Award for Innovation in the field of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) for using GIS technology to support the Open Government initiative at the Esri Canada User Conference this week.

Esri Canada is a Canadian-owned company that provides world-class enterprise GIS solutions that empower businesses, governments and educational institutions to make timely, informed and mission-critical decisions by leveraging the power of geography. The Esri Canada User Conference focuses on exciting new developments using Esri’s GIS solutions.
The Brampton GeoHub is an open data platform and collaborative technology that makes it easier for people to access public information such as property maps, bike maps and zoning by-laws. It features initiative-driven tools that help increase transparency and foster innovation. The GeoHub can be used to combine datasets and perform analysis through the use of maps and charts, or to download data to tell a story.