On GIS Day, hundreds of events and activities are held around the world to highlight the importance of geographic information systems and geospatial data and applications.
There is a consensus that these celebrations bring together geospatial community members, no matter where they are located. Thus, GIS can take on many forms and meanings.
But what about the definition of a GIS? Is there a universal formulation that defines it? The K2 Geospatial team decided to examine this question.
Below, you will find our team members’ definitions and favourite uses of GIS - yes, Bernard Dubuisson is part of our team! It's up to you to decide which wording best fits your own personal GIS definition!