19 September 2014
CRCSI at WA Awards
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."
The Professional of the Year Award is conferred on a practitioner working in any of the disciplines of the surveying and spatial sciences whose professional achievements are acknowledged by peer citation as exemplifying the highest standards of excellence and ethical conduct.
Dr David McMeekin won the Education Development Award at the WA Spatial Excellence Awards last week, "conferred on an educator who has made a significant contribution through teaching, research and publication, professional or personal activities to the implementation and advancement of surveying, spatial and related technologies within the curriculum and the community. The award acknowledges leadership not only in empowering students in the use of these technologies, but also in supporting others to acquire knowledge and skills...."
David is a CRCSI Research Fellow and has worked on building the CRCSI Program 3 research and education activities and is superviser to a number of CRCSI postgraduate scholarship holders.
CRCSI congratulates both on their personal achievements.