Professor Peter Teunissen, ARC Federation Fellow and Professor of Geodesy, has been awarded an Honorary Professorship by the Institute of Geodesy and Geophysics of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS). This award is in recognition of his ‘esteemed contributions to geodetic science and longstanding Chinese research collaboration’. Teunissen’s research collaboration with the CAS is in the field of atmospheric modelling with the next generation Global Navigation Satellite Systems.
Congratulations to Dr Tarun Weeramanthri, Health Program Board Chair, who has been awarded one of public health’s highest honours – the Sidney Sax Public Health Medal 2014.
The CRCAssociation publication "Knowhow" of September 2014 features the breakthroughs of CRCSI Positioning Program, and Scanalyse
Prof Geoff West won the WA Spatial Professional of the Year Award. Geoff holds a CRCSI Spatial Professorship and is instrumental in CRCSI Program 3 "Spatial Infrastructures."
Dr Zaffar Sadiq Mohamed-Ghouse has been selected for the INSPIRE- GWF 2015 Program Advisory Board. Click here to see the full board list.
The annual Asia-Pacific Spatial Excellence Awards are unique. These are the only awards for the Asia-Pacific region that recognise, at the same event, the excellent achievements of both individuals and organisations engaged in the spatial information industry across the region.
Resulting from a recent machinery of government change the Office of Spatial Policy (OSP) has now been officially transferred to the Department of Communications.