Hydrospatial ?!

For several months now you have been hearing or reading a "new" term to talk about hydrography: HYDROSPATIAL.

But what is it? What does it mean? Why change a term? Why change the lexicon of hydrography? 

To try to answer these questions, we propose you a review of press and articles dealing with the subject

Enjoy reading and do not hesitate to contact us if you wish to discuss it.  

2021 CIDCO colloquium!

In this period of global pandemic, CIDCO has chosen to adapt in order to maintain its colloquium. This is why we have opted for an original platform for networking, conference presentations and scientific workshops.

This virtual colloquium will take place from Monday 15 to Friday 19 March 2021, in the morning only, and will allow our collaborators from all over the world to make presentations and meet virtually.

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Guillaume St-Onge

Guillaume St-Onge

Director of the Institut des sciences de la mer de Rimouski (ISMER) of the Université du Québec à Rimouski (UQAR) and holder of the Tier I Canada Research Chair in Marine Geology. Mr. St-Onge has a PhD in mineral resources, a MSc in earth sciences and a BSc in physical geography from UQAM.


SEA TECH WEEK® 2020 (October 13 to 15) - 12TH EDITION

The virtual Sea tech Week® will offer a personalized experience through :

Mathieu Tapp

Mathieu Tapp

Mathieu Tapp is captain and maintenance manager of the hydrographic launch F.J. Saucier.


Sophie Lebel

Sophie Lebel

Trained at UQAR in accounting, Sophie Lebel has been working for 15 years in various cultural, environmental and philanthropic NPOs.  She specializes in financial project management.  Her arrival at CIDCO was a natural fit in August 2020.


GeoIgnite Online 2020: Canada’s National Virtual Geospatial Event

#GeoIgnite2020 invites the #geospatial community to engage with one another by participating in GeoIgnite 2020 online.  GeoIgnite is Canada’s geospatial leadership conference. Join us for talks and panels our theme Leadership in Times of Disruption! We will be featuring a keynote from the Centre of Mapping and Earth Observation (CCMEO) Director General, Eric Loubier.  The conference will feature talks from Natural Resources Canada, Agriculture Canada, Statistics Canada and the Department of Fisheries and Oceans.

Seafloor Systems Inc.

Partner of CIDCO

Closure of the physical offices of the CIDCO.

[COVID-19] In accordance with the measures announced by the Government of Quebec, we want to inform you that the physical offices of CIDCO will be closed until April 13, 2020. During this period, all of CIDCO's activities and projects will be maintained and our team will be teleworking. All our team remains available (by email) and available for your requests. Do not hesitate to communicate with us!

Romain Balleydier

Romain Balleydier

After studying marketing and communication in France, Romain arrived in Quebec in 2004. During his career, he had the opportunity to work for First Nations communities on the Cote-Nord as a consultant in communication and marketing. He develops action and communication plans for different types of clients (private and institutional). Romain joined CIDCO team in 2020.