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Grant Awardees 2009

Honor Roll of 2009 Grantees

With thanks to our Donors, event sponsors and grant evaluation committees we are pleased to announce that The ISPRS Foundation (TIF) funding for 2009 has been provided in the three TIF grant categories of:

Research Initiatives″ ″Travel Grants″ ″Tools & Literature

 


Grants for Research Initiatives

Congratulations to the following successful applicants whose projects have been deemed worthy of financial grants to pursue their proposed projects.

CHINA -
        Prof. Jianya Gong – Wuhan University ″Integrating Virtual Globe and Web Service Technologies for ISPRS Higher Education Teaching and Research″
   
AUSTRALIA and UNITED KINGDOM –
  Dr. Andrew Hudson-Smith – University College London, and
  Dr. Chris Pettit – University of Melbourne ″Establishment of a blogging, forum and image sharing systems as part of the current ISPRS web presence″
   
CANADA –
  Dr. Derek Lichti – University of Calgary ″Compilation of an authoritative, on-line bibliography on Terrestrial Laser Scanning″ (methodology to be transferable to other topics)

 

 


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Travel Grants

We are pleased to announce that eight (8) Travel Grants were awarded to deserving grantees from eight (8) countries for their participation in the events listed below.
Congratulations to the following Grantees:

33rd ISRSE Symposium & GEOSS Workshop
3-8 May – Stresa, Italy

MORROCO -
       Mr. Noureddine Bijaber – Royal Centre for Remote Sensing

PAKISTAN -
       Mr. Faisal Qamer – World Wildlife Fund

GERMANY -
       Mr. Peter Wangai – Technical University of Munich

 


 

GEOSS Workshop & Africa GIS 2009
23-25 October & 26-29 October – Kampala, Uganda
(Grants sponsored by the Trust Fund Amsterdam 2000)

GHANA -
       Mr. Kweku Eshun – University of Cape Coast

TANZANIA -
       Mr. Onesmo Kivuyo – FARM Africa

 


 

Africa GIS 2009
26-29 October – Kampala, Uganda
(Grants sponsored by the Trust Fund Amsterdam 2000)

CAMEROON -
       Mr. Takem Bienvenu – Cartography

KENYA -
       Mr. Moses Chege – UNEP

NIGERIA -
       Mr. Olutoyin Fashae – University of Ibadan

 

 


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Tools & Literature Grants

Participants to the ″33rd International Symposium of Remote Sensing of the Environment″ in Stresa, Italy who made donations as part of their registration were entered into a blind drawing to win prizes. The ISPRS Foundation congratulates the following three prize winners and offers thanks to the In-Kind donors

USA -  
Mr. Rickey Petty – Book-ESRI Map Book, volume 22
– In-Kind Donor ESRI www.esri.com

NORWAY -
 
Mrs. Marte Indregard – Book-A to Z GIS
– In-Kind Donor ESRI www.esri.com

GERMANY -
 
Mr. Sebastian Weide – MS Office Visio Professional 2007 http://office.microsoft.com
– In-Kind Donor Jim Weber, ICRSE