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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 2020-2021


International Federation of Surveyors - FIG

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


Member organisations and their representatives in the Joint Board





Geoscience and Remote Sensing - IEEE

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 Association of Geodesy, IAG
Central Bureau

c/o Prof. Markku Poutanen, IAG Secretary General
Finnish Geospatial Research Institute FGI
National Land Suvey of Finland
Geodeetinrinne 2
02430 Masala
FINLAND
Tel. +358 40 7182152
E-mail: iag.office [at] nls.fi
Web site: www.iag-aig.org/

Representatives in UN-GGIM-GS:

Dr. Zuheir Altamimi
President IAG
Research Director IGN and IPGP France
President, International Association of Geodesy Head, International Terrestrial Reference Frame Center Université Paris Diderot UFR STEP / IPGP
35 rue Hélène Brion 75205
Paris Cedex 13
FRANCE
Tel +33 1 57 27 53 28
Email: zuheir.altamimi[at]ign.fr

Markku Poutanen
Secretary General IAG
Finnish Geospatial Research Institute FGI
National Land Suvey of Finland
Geodeetinrinne 2
02430 Masala
FINLAND
Tel. +358 40 7182152
E-mail: iag.office [at] nls.fi




International Cartographic Association, ICA

Thomas Schulz

Secretary-General and Treasurer
Federal Department of Home Affairs FDHA
Swiss Federal Statistical Office FSO
Espace de l’Europe 10
CH-2010 Neuchâtel
Switzerland
E-mail: secgeneral[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 

Tim Trainor
Consultant,
LLC 10382 Stansfield Road Laurel,
Maryland 20723
USA
phone: +1 410-972-9922 
E-mail: president[at]icaci.org

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; Rudolf.Staiger[at]hs-bochum.de




International Geographical Union
Secretary General:
Professor Dr Barbaros Gönençgil
Department of Geography
University of Istanbul
İ.Ü.Edebiyat Fakültesi Coğrafya Bölümü
Ordu Cd. No:196 Laleli – İstanbul
Turkey
Tel: + 90 212 455 5700 /15756
Mobile:+ 90 532 4474509
E-Mail: barbaros [at] istanbul.edu.tr

Assistant Secretary-General: Dr Pankaj Kumar
Department of Geography
Delhi School of Economics
University of Delhi
Delhi 110007, India
Vox: +91-9599300424
Mobile: +91-9013799488
Email: pankajdsedu [at] gmail.com

Representatives in UN-GGIM-GS:

President Professor Michael Meadows
Department of Environmental and Geographical Science
University of Cape Town, Private Bag X3
South Lane, Upper Campus
Rondebosch 7701 South Africa
Vox: +27 21 650 2873
Mobile: +27 82 764 7334
E-Mail: michael.meadows [at] uct.ac.za
Web site: http://www.igu-net.org/ 
Past-President Professor Yukio Himiyama
Emeritus Professor, Hokkaido University of Education
Asahimachi 1-jo, 6-chome, Asahikawa
070-0831, Japan
Vox: +81 166 53 2322
Mobile: +81 80 5599 2930
E-Mail: himiyamay [at] kkd.biglobe.ne.jp
yukiohimiyama [at] gmail.com

International Map Industry Association, IMIAbr>
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
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

Jiang Jie

Secretary General, ISPRS
Email: isprs-sg[at]isprs.org
Web: www.cvut.cz

Representatives in UN-GGIM-GS:

Lena Halounova
Presidentl, ISPRS
Czech Technical University in Prague
Faculty of Civil Engineering
RS Laboratory
Thakurova 7, Prague 6,
Czech Republic
Tel.: +420 22435 4952
Email: isprs-pr[at]isprs.org
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   





International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics - IUGG

Dr. Franz Kuglitsch
IUGG Executive Secretary
Helmholtz Centre Potsdam
GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences
Telegrafenberg, A17
14473 Potsdam
GERMANY
Tel. + 49 331 288 1978
Fax + 49 331 288 1759
E-mail: secretariat[at]iugg.org
Web site: http://www.iugg.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


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