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February 24, 2019 



Version June 2011


Terms of Reference


1. Purpose

The President's Honorary Citation is a certificate of recognition presented by the President of the International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ISPRS) to a chairperson, co-chairperson or member of a Working Group of each ISPRS Technical Commission. The citation is to recognize special, personal and meritorious contributions to the operation of the relevant Technical Commission's activities and advancement of its interests, during the quadrennial term of the Society.

2. Nomination

Only one person shall be nominated for recognition by each Technical Commission President to the President of ISPRS. The nominee shall be from members of the Technical Commission Working Groups. Neither the Technical Commission President nor the Commission Secretary is eligible for nomination. The nomination shall consist of a brief written citation submitted six months before the ISPRS Congress.

3. Decision

The decision of the recipients is made by the President of ISPRS in consultation with the ISPRS Council.

4. Certificate

The President's Honorary citation is in the form of a certificate signed by the President and the Secretary General of the Society.

5. Presentation

The President's Honorary citation shall be presented by the President of the Society to the recipients at the closing Plenary Session of the Congress.