Visiting Scholars

2015-16

Dr Nicolas Ray
Senior Lecturer at the Institute for Environmental Sciences at the University of Geneva, and the Head of Environmental Modelling and Geo-processing unit at the Global Resource Information Database (GRID) of the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) in Geneva, Switzerland.

2013

Dr Zhixuan Yang
Lecturer in School of Investment and Construction Management, Dongbei University of Finance and Economics, China
Mr Jan Wandek
Chairman at EMERG (emerging technologies), Australia, 18 March
Mr Mark Cygan
Industry Solutions Manager, esri, U.S.A., 18 March
Mr Bertand Gauch
Business Development Manager, esri, Australia, 18 March
Professor Stéphane Roche
Department of Geomatics Sciences, Université Laval, Québec, Canada, 11-18 March
Dr Tatiana Delgado
Higher Polytechnic José Antonio Echeverría, Cuba, 18-28 February
Dr Daniel Steudler
Swiss Federal Directorate for Cadastral Surveying, Switzerland, 18-22 February
Prof Stig Enemark
The Aalborg University, Department of Development and Planning, Denmark, 18-22 February

2012

Mr Majid Kiavarz
PhD student, Khaje Nasir Toosi university, Iran
Dr Abolghasem Sadeghi Niyaraki
Researcher, Inha University, South Korea
Prof David Coleman
Dean of Engineering Faculty, The University of New Brunswick, and President of GSDI, Canada, 19 November
Prof Adam Iwaniak
The Wroclaw University of Environmental and Life Sciences, Institute of Geodesy and Geoinformatics, Poland, 10 September
Dr Arzu Çöltekin
Senior researcher and lecturer, Department of Geography, University of Zurich, Switzerland, 3 September
Professor Thomas H. Kolbe
Director of the Institute for Geodesy and Geoinformation Sciencey,Technische Universität Berlin, Germany, 30 August
A/Professor Nakagawa Masafum
Geoinformatics Lab, Shibaura Institute of Technology section, Department of Civil Engineering, College of Engineering, Tokyo, Japan, 27 August 2012
Delegates from:
US, Canada, India, Japan, Poland, South Africa, Malaysia, Iran and Germany (Due to the ISPRS Congress held in Melbourne), 27 August 2012
Professor Ayman Habib
Head of the Department of Geomatics Engineering at the University of Calgary, Canada, 20 August
Associate Professor Kevin McDougall
Deputy Assoc Dean (Academic), Faculty of Engineering and Surveying, The University of Southern Queensland, 20 August
Dr Daniel Paez
Transport planner, Colombia, 4 June
Dr Abolghasem Sadeghi-Niaraki
Department of Geoinformatic Eng., INHA University South Korea, 2 June
Mr Patrick Meehan
Director of Land Surveying for East Coast operations, VEKTA, Victoria, Australia, 24 May
Mr Jim Curnow and Mr Michael Burdett
Manager Directors of Alexander Symonds, SA, Australia, 18 April
Professor Stéphane Roche
Department of Geomatics Sciences, Université Laval, Québec, Canada, 3 April
Mr Eric Mwaikambo
PhD candidate from Ardhi University, Tanzania, 3 April
Mr Majid Kiavarz
PhD candidate from Tehran University, Iran, 2 April
Mr Jim Curnow
Manager Director of Alexander Symonds, SA, Australia, 15 March
Mr Sudarshan Ramachandran
VPAC, Victoria, Australia, 8 March
Dr Richard Simpson
Nextspace, New Zealand, 8 March
Mr Kevin Tasker
Infrastructure Solution Sales, Bentley Systems, Australi)
Mr John Taylor
Industry Solutions Director, Bentley Systems, Australia
Mr Dionnald Beh Boonheng
Geospatial Senior Application Engineer, Bentley Systems, Malaysia, ‘via Skype’, 2 Feb

2011

Prof David J. Cowen
Department of Geography, University of South Carolina, 24–25 Jan
The Honourable Mathew Guy
Minister of Planning, Victoria, Australia, 7 Sep
Mr Mohammad Reza Namazi Rad
SMART Infrastructure Facility, University of Wollongong, 29 Aug
Associate Professor Kevin McDougall
Associate Dean of Faculty of Engineering and Surveying, The University of Southern Queensland), 19 Aug
Ms Liz Marchant
Executive Director in the ANZLIC National Office, 19 Aug
Dr Temenoujka Bandrova
University of Architecture, Civil Engineering and Geodesy, Sofia, Bulgaria, 18 Aug
Prof Dr Milan Konecny
Masaryk University, Czech Repoblic, past-president of ICA, and vice-president of International Society for Digital Earth, 18 Aug
Land Administration and Development undergraduate and postgraduate students
UNIVERSITI TECHNOLOGI MALAYSIA (UTM), 21-24 March
Prof David J. Cowen
Department of Geography, University of South Carolina, 24-25 Jan

2010

Prof Zorica Nedovic´-Budic´
Planning and Environmental Policy at University College, Dublin, 18 Nov
Dr Daniel Steudler
Swiss Federal Directorate for Cadastral Surveying (Switzerland), 29 April
Prof Bas Kok
Delft University of Technology, (The Netherlands), 20–27 April
Dr Abolghasem Sadeghi-Niaraki
INHA University, (Korea), 15 Jan–15 Feb

2009

Assoc Prof Joep Crompvoets
Public Management Institute of Katholieke Universiteit Leuven (Belgium) and lecturer at the Centre for Geo-Information of Wageningen University (The Netherlands), 4–17 Oct
Mr Mark Reichardt
President and CEO, Open Geospatial Consortium, Inc, (USA) 27 Aug
Mr Masanori Muto
Mitsubishi Research Institute, Space and intelligence Group, 30 June
Mr Nasrollah Jahangard 
Member of Iran Telecommunication Research Center (ITRC) and Especial Advisor in ICT affairs, Iran’s Juridical Power and Deeds and Land, Registration Organization, Tehran, (Iran) 2–20 April
Prof David J. Coleman
Dean of Engineering, University of New Brunswick, Canada, 3–23 March
Prof Harlan Onsrud
Executive Director of GSDI, 1 Feb–21 March
Prof Bas Kok
President of GSDI, 30 Jan-9 Feb

2008

Dr Chukwudozie Ezigbalike
Chief Geoinformation Systems section, UN Economic Commission for Africa, Oct–Nov
Mr Greg Scott
President of PCGIAP and Group Leader National Mapping & Information Gp, Geospatial & Earth Monitoring Div, Oct
Mr Peter Holland
Former president of PCGIAP, Sept
Prof Milan Konecny
former president of ICA , Masaryk University (Czech Republic), Sept
Ms Frederika M Wella Donkev
Delft University of Technology, (The Netherlands), Sept
Dr Abdul Rashid Mohamed Shariff
Associate Professor, Institute of Advanced Technology, Universiti Putra Malaysia, Malaysia
Prof Stig Enemark
Aalborg University, (Denmark) (President of FIG), July
Hamed Olfat
Science & Technology University (Iran) Feb-Mar (Msc. student)

2007

Prof Stig Enemark
Aalborg University, (Denmark), Nov
Dr Chukwudozie Ezigbalike
Chief, Geoinformation Systems Section, UN Economic Commission for Africa (Africa), July
Lukasz Grus
Wageningen University (The Netherlands), July-Nov, (PhD student)
Dr Abdul Rashid Mohamed Shariff
Associate Professor, Institute of Advanced Technology, Universiti Putra Malaysia, (Malaysia)

2006

Christine Najar
ETH (Switzerland)
Christian Clausen
Aalborg University (Denmark)

2005

Prof Michael Elfick
ESRI Australia, Apr
Proessor Ian Masser
GSDI (UK), Feb–Mar

2004

Ali Mansourian
SDI Disaster Management, PhD Candidate (Iran) Jan–June
Prof Stig Enemark
Aalborg University Denmark (Denmark) 23 Feb–26 Mar
Prof Michael Batty
University College London (UK)
Prof Terry Moore
University of Nottingham (UK) 5–16 Apr, Land Victoria Visiting Fellow
Floris De Bree
Wageningen University (The Netherlands)

2003

Mr Crompvoets, Joep
Wageningen University, Centre Geo-Information, Wageningen, (The Netherlands) (Phd.student/Lecturer)
Prof Arnold Bregt
Wageningen University, (The Netherlands)
Dr Francisco Escobar
Nov 2003–Jan 2004 Senior research fellow)
Mr Paul Kelly

Executive Director of ANZLIC, (5–11 Nov 2003), Special events: Public lecture:

Lining up Ducks and Herding Cats: Implementing the Australian Spatial Data Infrastructure 1.94mb pdf


2002

Prof Holger Magel
President of FIG
Prof Kate Beard
University of Maine, (USA)
Prof Michael Worboys
University of Maine, (USA)

2001

Prof Paul Cross,
Head, Department of Geomatic Engineering, University College London, (UK)
Prof Richard Groot
Professor in Geoinformation and Infrastructures, International Institute for Aerospace Survey and Earth Sciences, (The Netherlands)
Prof Ian Masser
Head, Social Sciences and Urban Planning and Management, International Institute for Aerospace Survey and Earth Sciences, The Netherlands/President, European Umbrella Organisation for Geographic Information

2000

Prof Peter Burrough
Director, Utrecht Centre for Environment and Landscape Dynamics, Faculty of Geographical Sciences, Utrecht University, (The Netherlands)

1999

Dr James Riddell
Food and Agriculture Organisation, United Nations 1999
Associate Professor George Benwell
University of Otago, (New Zealand) 1999
Dr Brian Lees
Australian National University 1999
Ms Adrijana Carr
University of Newcastle Upon Tyne, (UK) 1999

1998

Prof Stig Enemark
Aalborg University, (Denmark) 1998
Prof John McLaughlin
University of New Brunswick, (Canada) 1998

1997

Prof Peter Dale
University College London, (UK) 1997
Prof Dieter Fritsch
University of Stuttgart, (Germany) 1997

1996

Dr Clarissa Fourie
University of Natal, (South Africa) 1996
Dr Peter Fisher
University of Leicester, (UK)1996