Congratulations to Taylor Anderson on her ECCE Student Associate Achievement Award

July 05, 2017

Esri Canada has awarded Taylor Anderson the Esri Canada Center of Excellence (ECCE) Student Associate Achievement Award based on her extraordinary accomplishments during the past year. She participated in the ECCE activities in various ways: giving talks at the GIScience 2016 Conference in Montreal (September 2016); GIS Day at SFU (November 2016); the ASPRS Tec Exchange conference in Burnaby (March 2017); contributing a well-articulated ECCE blog entry; and being a member of the SFU team participating in the 2017 Esri Canada App Challenge competition. She also participated in a SFU TLDG project as a research assistant and worked closely with undergraduate students to assist them develop their research posters using GIS software tools. In addition, during the last year Taylor has published two peer-reviewed papers in international journals and has also achieved two significant milestones in her PhD studies: successfully completing the written and oral components of her PhD qualifying exam, and successfully defending her thesis proposal. She is a recipient of the NSERC CGS-D graduate scholarship for PhD studies and is very active within our Geography Graduate Association.Congratulations Taylor!