The GIS and GeoCollaboration laboratory (GGL) is part of the Department of Civil Engineering in the Faculty of Engineering and Architectural Science, led by Dr. Songnian Li. The laboratory was established in 2003 through an research infrastructure project funded by the Canadian Foundation for Innovation (CFI) and Ontario Innovation Trust (OIT).

Over the years, the lab has been supporting researchers, graduate and undergraduate students, and visiting scholars conducting cutting-edge research in the areas of geospatial information systems (GIS), web/mobile geoprocessing, and collaborative applications.