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Membership

Membership

Members of the UN-GGIM-GS are the major international geospatial societies. The UN-GGIM-GS may either invite representatives of relevant organisation to join or an appropriate person from a qualyfying organisation can be accepted based upon their application.


Chairperson 2018-2019

President Professor Menno-Jan Kraak
Department of Geo-Information Processing 
Faculty of Geoinformation Science & Earth Observation
University of Twente, PO Box 217 
7500 AE Enschede 
THE NETHERLANDS
Tel: +31 53 4874 463 
Fax: +31 53 4874 335 
E-mail: m.j.kraak[at]utwente.nl 


Member organisations and their representatives in the Joint Board

 

International Association of Geodesy, IAG
Central Bureau
c/o Hon.-Prof. Dr.-Ing. Hermann Drewes, IAG Secretary General
Director DGFI
Deutsches Geodätisches Forschungsinstitut
Alfons-Goppel-Str. 11
80539 Muenchen
GERMANY
Tel. + 49 89 23031 1106
Fax + 49 89 23031 1240
E-mail: iag[at]dgfi.badw.de
Web site: www.iag-aig.org/

Representatives in UN-GGIM-GS:

Professor Harald Schuh
Director Department 1 ‘Geodesy and Remote Sensing‘
Helmholtz-Zentrum Potsdam
DeutschesGeoForschungsZentrum GFZ
Telegrafenberg, A17 
14473 Potsdam
GERMANY
Tel.: +49 331 288 1100
Fax: +49 331 288 1111
Email: schuh[at]gfz-potsdam.de

Secretary General Hon.-Prof. Dr.-Ing. Hermann Drewes
Deutsches Geodätisches Forschungsinstitut
Alfons-Goppel-Str. 11
80539 Muenchen
GERMANY
Tel: + 49 89 23031 1106
Fax: + 49 89 23031 1240
E-mail: iag.office[at]tum-de


International Cartographic Association, ICA
Professor László Zentai
Secretary-General and Treasurer
Department of Cartography and Geoinformatics
Eötvös University
H-1117 Budapest, Pázmány Péter sétány 1/A
Hungary
Tel: +36 1 3722975
Fax: +36 1 3722951
E-mail: sg[at]icaci.org

Web site: http://icaci.org/

Representatives in UN-GGIM-GS:

President Professor Menno-Jan Kraak
Department of Geo-Information Processing 
Faculty of Geoinformation Science & Earth Observation
University of Twente, PO Box 217 
7500 AE Enschede 
THE NETHERLANDS
Tel: +31 53 4874 463 
Fax: +31 53 4874 335 
E-mail: m.j.kraak[at]utwente.nl 

Past President Professor Georg Gartner
Institut of Geoinformation and Cartography
Vienna University of Technology
Erzherzog Johann Platz 1
1040 Vienna
AUSTRIA
tel: +43 1 58801 12611
Fax: +43 1 58801 12699
E-mail: president[at]icaci.org





IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing

Dr. Paolo Gamba, President IEEE-GRSS (2019-2020)
University of Pavia
Department of Electrical, Computer, and Biomedical Engineering
Via Ferrata 5
27100 Pavia
ITALY
Phone: +39-0382-985781
FAX: +39-0382-422583
E-mail: paolo.gamba[at]unipv.it
Web site: http://www.grss-ieee.org/

Representatives in UN-GGIM-GS:

Prof. Anthony K. Milne
University of New South Wales
School of Biological, Earth and Env. Sciences
Sydney, NSW 2052
AUSTRALIA
Tel. + 61 2 9451 4628
Mobile + 61 4 2791 4805
E-mail: t.milne[at]unsw.edu.au

International Federation of Surveyors, FIG
Director Louise Friis-Hansen

Kalvebod Brygge 31-33
DK-1780 Copenhagen V
DENMARK
Tel. + 45 3886 1081
Fax + 45 3886 0252
E-mail: fig[at]fig.net; louise.friis-hansen[at]fig.net
Web site: www.fig.net

Representatives in UN-GGIM-GS:

President Prof. Dr. Rudolf Staiger
 University of Applied Sciences Bochum,
Dept. of Surveying Engineering and Geoinformatics
GERMANY
E-mail: president[at]fig.net 


International Geographical Union
Secretary General and Trasurer
Professor Michael Meadows
University of Cape Town, Private bag X3
Department of Environmental and Geographical Science
South Lane, Upper Campus
Rondeborch 7701 South Africa
Tal: +27 21 650 2873
Fax:+27 21 650 3456
E-mail:mmeadows[at]mweb.co.za
E-mail: iguseoul[at]snu.ac.kr 
Web site: http://www.igu-net.org/ 

Representatives in UN-GGIM-GS:

President Professor Vladimir Kolossov
Institute of Geography of the Russion Academy of Sciences
Staromonethy per., 29 119017 Moscow, Russia
Tel: +7 495 959 0029
Fax: +7 495 959 0033
E-mail: vladimirkolossov[at]rambler.ru OR
vladimirkolossov[at]gmail
Past-President Professor Ronald F. Abler
525 Pennsylvania Avenue, Unit 301
Sheboygan
WI 53081-4666
USA
Tel. + 1 202 431 6271
Fax + 1 920 208 3452
EE-mail: rabler[at]aag.org

The International Map Industry Association, IMIA
IMIA International
Donna De Marco, Association Manager
7467 Ridge Road, Suite 220
Hanover, MD 21076
USA
Tel. + 1 443-927-7832
Fax + 1 443-926-9175
E-mail: info[at]imiamaps.org
Web site: http://imiamaps.org/   

Representatives in UN-GGIM-GS:

IMIA President Dave McIlhagga
MapSherpa
1953 Bromley Road
Ottawa, Ontario K2A 1C3
Canada
Telephone: +1 613 565 5056
email: dmcilhagga[at]mapsherpa.com

Board Member Mark Cygan
Board Member, IMIA (Americas)
ESRI
380 New York Street
Redlands, CA 92373
USA
Tel: + 1 909 793 2853, ext. 2333
Email: mcygan[at]esri.com 

International Society for Digital Earth ISDE
Prof. Dr. WANG Changlin,
Secretary General
Tel.: +86-10-82178196
Email: wcl[at]aircas.ac.cn
Web: www.digitalearth-isde.org

Representatives in UN-GGIM-GS:

Vice President 
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Zaffar Sadiq Mohamed-Ghouse
Level 8, 575 Bourke Street, Melbourne, Australia
Telephone: +61-3-96913043
Email: zaffarmgsm[at]gmail.com
Website: www.digitalearth-isde.org

Secretary General
Prof. Dr. WANG Changlin,
Aerospace Information Research Institute
Chinese Academy of Sciences
No. 9 Dengzhuang South Road, Haidian District, Beijing
Tel. +86-10-82178196
Email: wcl[at]aircas.ac.cn
Web: www.digitalearth-isde.org



International Society of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, ISPRS
Lena Halounova
Secretary General, ISPRS
c/o Czech Technical University in Prague
Thakurova 7, Prague 6, Czech Republic
Tel.: +420 22435 4952
Email: isprs-sg[at]isprs.org
Web: www.cvut.cz

Representatives in UN-GGIM-GS:

President Chen Jun
National Geomatics Centre of China
No. 1 Baishengcun
Zizhuyuan
Beijing 100048
PR CHINA
Tel: +86 10 6842 4072
Fax: +86 10 6842 4101
E-mail: chenjun[at]nsdi.gov.cn; chenjun_isprs[at]263.net
First Vice President Professor Orhan Altan
Istanbul Technical University
Faculty of Civil Engineering
Department of Geodesy and Photogrammetry
34469 Ayazaga-Istanbul
TURKEY
Tel. + 90 212 285 3810
Fax + 90 212 285 6587
E-mail: oaltan[at]itu.edu.tr   

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