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 BeSpatial Annual General Meeting and Exhibit Showcase   

May 1-2, 2024

 Apply for Mapps

Submissions Closed for 2024

Submission will be displayed at BESPATIAL

MAY 1-2, 2024

MApps (Maps and Applications) People's Choice Award & Gallery

You've worked hard to create a map or application for your organization and now is your chance to show it off to other GIS professionals and colleagues from around the Province at the annual BeSpatial and program event!

You have the opportunity to show off your best traditional Map design or create a layout to display your latest Web Application.

The 2024 submissions are now closed for 2024.  

How to Participate?

Participation is easy! Simply fill in the online registration form and e-mail your digital files to the attention of member services director 

Please email as an attachment and/or provide a permanent, online link to a complete PDF or JPEG version of your map submission or application.

During the AGM & BeSpatial event, each attendee will have a chance to vote on a Map and an App. The highest vote for each will receive the MApps People's Choice Award.

All members are welcome to participate!

The People's Choice MApps Award will be given to one map and one app.

Maps are traditional paper or material based projects and apps include Esri Story Maps, StoryMap JS, Web based applications and mobile apps.

2024 Submissions are Closed

To view past winners, please visit our Awards and Recognition page.

 For more information on participating in this event, please send an email to member services director

Submit MApps gallery entry

2024 App Winner

Mississauga's 50th Anniversary

Author:   Elizabeth Gavrilova - City of Mississauga

Software Used: ESRI StoryMaps

Abstract: Mississauga is celebrating its official 50th anniversary and there are two primary StoryMaps that were created for the general public and City staff on their main 50th anniversary website, showcasing both Past & Present history and a Timeline of each decade, since the 1970s. 

2024 Map Winner

Rooted in History: Calgary's Heritage Trees

Author: Andie Herstek - Fleming College

Software Used: ArcGIS Pro, Avenza MAPublisher

Abstract: Calgary has over 2500 heritage trees - many of which do not get the recognition and appreciation they deserve. For my final Geovisualization project at Fleming College I chose to highlight the history of silviculture in Calgary and display the many heritage trees that live among us in the downtown city core.

Previous Winners

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