Tuesday, November 17, 2009

PCI Geomatics Recognized for Exemplary Contribution to the Growth of the Canadian ICT Sector

Richmond Hill, Ontario – November 17, 2009: PCI Geomatics, a world leading developer of geo-imaging software and systems, is pleased to announce its support for the Information and Communications Technology Council (ICTC), a not-for-profit sector council that creates a diverse and highly educated Canadian ICT industry.

ICTC pushes for innovations that will provide standards, labour market intelligence, career pathways and immigration initiatives for the Canadian ICT industry, educators and governments forging partnerships that will help develop the quantity and quality of ICT professionals needed to maintain and improve Canada’s position as a leader in the global marketplace.

PCI Geomatics supports this initiative through taking part in ICTC's Career Focus Program, a project that creates a work experience to help IT employers hire recent graduates.

"PCI Geomatics has played an integral role in providing valuable mentoring and training opportunities to our youth," said Paul D. Swinwood, President, Information and Communications Technology Council. "PCI has been an important partner that has contributed greatly to the success and longevity of the program."

"PCI Geomatics is committed to fostering the development of the technology community and is delighted to support programs such as the Career Focus Program," said Lynn Brown-Harper, Vice President of Operations at PCI Geomatics.

For additional information on ICTC initiatives, visit www.ictc-ctic.ca/en/content.aspx?id=98

About PCI Geomatics

PCI Geomatics is a world leading developer of software and systems for geo-imaging solutions. Since 1982, we have specialized in remote sensing, digital photogrammetry, spatial analysis, cartographic production, automated production systems, image management and on demand mapping solutions. PCI Geomatics' advanced software systems address a wide variety of industry applications including the environment, agriculture, security and intelligence, aerospace & defense, and satellite receiving stations. We have the expertise and know-how to turn images into useful information.

For more information, visit www.pcigeomatics.com.


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