Network Members

Member Universities

The following map identifies the UN-GGIM Academic Network Member Universities and their primary Point of Contact.

Country University / Institute PoC
 Antigua & Barbuda Institute of Technology Mr. Michael Charles
 Argentina Universidad Nacional de La Plata Prof. Dr. Daniel Del Cogliano & Dra. Alejandra Mabel Geraldi
 Australia University of Melbourne Prof. Abbas Rajabifard
 Austria University of Salzburg Prof. Josef Strobl
 Austria Vienna University of Technology (TU Wien) Prof. Georg Gartner
 Belgium Katholieke Universiteit Leuven (KU Leuven) Prof. Joep Crompvoets
 Brazil University of Brasilia José Leandro de Araújo Conceição
 Burkina Faso Ecole Superieure Polytechnique de la Jeunesse Prof. TRAORE Sekou
 Canada Ryerson University Dr. Songnian Li
 Canada University of New Brunswick Prof. David Coleman
 Canada University of Waterloo Prof. Saied Pirasteh
 Chile University of Santiago Prof. Ricardo Crespo
 China Southwest Jiaotong University Mr. Gui Gao
 China Wuhan University Prof. Huayi Wu
 Colombia University of Los Andes Prof. Daniel Paez
 Denmark Aalborg University Copenhagen Prof. Jamal Jokar Arsanjani
 Germany University of Münster Prof. Christoph Brox
 Greece National Technical University of Athens Prof. Chryssy Potsiou & Prof. Charalabos Ioannidis
 Italy CNR IREA Prof. Paola Carrara
 Italy Roma Tre University Dr. Roberto Bianchini
 Italy Politecnico di Milano Prof. Maria Antonia Brovelli
 Kazakhstan The Institute of Geography Prof. Dinara Abiyeva
 Kyrgyzstan Kyrgyz State University of Construction, Transport and Architecture Dr. Akylbek Chymyrov
 Malaysia Geomatika University College Prof. Mohd Firdaus
 Malaysia Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) Prof. Helmi Zulhaidi Mohd Shafri
 Mexico Geography Institute – The National Autonomous Univ Prof. Jorge Prado Molina
 Netherlands University of Twente Prof. Menno-Jan Kraak
 Nigeria Obafemi Awolowo University Prof. Jide Kufoniyi
 Nigeria University of Lagos Prof. Muyiwa Agunbiade
 Portugal NOVA Information Management School Prof. Marco Painho
 Serbia University of Novi Sad Prof. Miro Govedarica
 South Africa University of Pretoria Prof. Serena Coetzee
 Trinidad and Tobago The University of the West Indies Prof. Bheshem Ramlal
 UAE Khalifa University Dr. Marouane Temimi
 UK Taylor and Francis Group Mrs.Irma Britton
 USA Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi Prof. Gary Jeffress
 USA Harvard University Prof. Wendy Guan
 USA University of Alabama Dr. Johanna Engström
 USA University of California, Berkeley Dr. Charlotte Smith
 USA University of Maine Prof. Harlan Onsrud
 Ukraine KNUBA – Kyiv National University Prof. Roman Shults
 Uruguay University of the Republic Prof. Rosario Casanova
 Vietnam FIMO – Vietnam National University Prof. Bui Quang Hung

 

Delegates to UNGGIM bodies

In order to fulfil the mission of an advisory body to UNGGIM, the Academic Network has delegates on each of the UNGGIM bodies. The table below shows current representatives as of June 2019.

 

 Body  AN Delegates
 UNGGIM Asia-Pacific Abbas Rajabifard
 UNGGIM Americas  Rosario Casanova
Johanna Engström
Charlotte Smith
 UNGGIM Arab States Marouane Temimi
 UNGGIM Europe Maria Brovelli
Joep Crompvoets
Miro Govedarica
 UNGGIM Africa Serena Coetzee
 Subcommittee on Geodesy (formerly WG on Global Geodetic Reference Frame) Akylbek Chymyrov
 Expert Group on the Integration of Statistical and Geospatial Information Jamal Jokar
 Expert Group on Land Administration and Management Chryssy Potsiou
Joep Crompvoets
Miro Govedarica
 Working Group on Development of a Statement of Shared Principles for the Management of Geospatial Information Daniel Paez
 Working Group on Trends in National Institutional Arrangements in Geospatial Information Management Joep Crompvoets
Bheshem Ramlal
 Working Group on Geospatial Information and Services for Disasters Abbas Rajabifard
Akylbek Chymyrov
Maria Brovelli
Chryssy Potsiou
Songnian Li
 Working Group on Global Fundamental Geospatial Data Themes Serena Coetzee
 Working Group on Legal and Policy Frameworks for Geospatial Information Management Joep Crompvoets
Babis Ioannidis
Bheshem Ramlal
 Working Group on Marine Geospatial Information Gary Jeffress
Michael Starek (TAMU-CC)
 Inter-Agency and Expert Group on Sustainable Development Goals Indicators (IAEG-SDGs) – Working Group on Geospatial Information Jamal Jokar
Georg Gartner
Babis Ioannidis
Songnian Li
 UNGGIM Private Sector Network Antonio Medrano
 UN-GGIM Coalition of Geospatial Societies Daniel Paez

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