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Research Centers

UB Geography is home to the CUSTAC center and NCGIA cener. 

UB’s Canada-United States Trade Center (CUSTAC) has been in continuous operation since 1989, and has a mission to conduct applied and policy-oriented research on the evolving nature of Canada-US commercial relations with respect to trade, capital investment, border management, and regulatory conditions. CUSTAC is located in the Department of Geography.
The University at Buffalo has been prominent in GI Science research and training since the mid-1970s, and is home to one of the three sites of the National Center for Geographic Information and Analysis (NCGIA). The NCGIA is an independent research consortium whose primary mandate is to conduct basic research in geographic information science and its related technology.