FIG Commission 5 - Positioning and Measurement

Officers 2019–2022

Commission Chair
Daniel R. Roman
Chief Geodesist, U.S. National Geodetic Survey
UNITED STATES
Commission Co-Chair
Dr. Kevin Ahlgren
NOAA's National Geodetic Survey Observation and Analyst Division
UNITED STATES
Working Group Chair
Working Group 5.1 - Standards, Quality Assurance and Calibration
Dr. David Martin
Alignment and Geodesy Group, ESRF
FRANCE
Working Group Chair
Working Group 5.2 - 3D Reference Frames
Mr. Nic Donnelly
National Geodetic Office Land Information New Zealand
NEW ZEALAND
Working Group Chair
Working Group 5.3- Vertical Reference Frames
Mr. David Avalos-Naranjo
Research Lead for Geoid Modeling, INEGI
MEXICO
Working Group Co-Chair
Working Group 5.4 - GNSS
Ryan Keenan
AUSTRALIA
Working Group Co-Chair
Working Group 5.4 - GNSS
Dr. Ryan Keenan
Business Development Manager, Asia Oceania
AUSTRALIA
Working Group Chair
Working Group 5.4 - GNSS
Dr. Suelynn Choy
School of Mathematics and Geospatial Science RMIT University
AUSTRALIA
Working Group Co-Chair
Working Group 5.5 - Multi-Sensor-Systems
Guenther Retscher
AUSTRIA
Working Group Co-Chair
Working Group 5.5 - Multi-Sensor-Systems
Prof. Guenther Retscher
Vienna University of Technology
AUSTRIA
Working Group Chair
Working Group 5.5 - Multi-Sensor-Systems
Dr. Allison Kealy
RMIT Univsersity
AUSTRALIA
Working Group Co-Chair
Working Group 5.6 - Cost Effective Positioning
Dr. Li Zhang
University of Stuttgart
GERMANY
Working Group Chair
Working Group 5.6 - Cost Effective Positioning
Dr. Leonid Lipatnikaov
Senior Lecturer, Siberian State University of Geosystems and Technology
RUSSIAN FEDERATION

 

National Delegates and Correspondents

AUSTRALIA
Mr Matt Higgins
Manager Geodesy and Positioning
Dept of Natural Resources, Mines & Energy (Queensland)

Mr Nick Brown
National Geodesy Section Leader
Geoscience Australia

Dr Noor Raziq
GNSS Network Manager
HxGN SmartNet

MA-10004, Surveying and Spatial Sciences Institute (SSSI)
Dr Kourosh Khoshelham
The University of Melbourne
AC-40002, The University of Melbourne
Dr Suelynn Choy
Geospatial Science, RMIT University
AC-40003, RMIT University
Dr Craig Roberts
AC-40004, University of New South Wales
Dr Bruce Harvey
AC-40004, University of New South Wales
Dr Craig Roberts
AC-40004, University of New South Wales
AUSTRIA
Dr. Helmut WOSCHITZ
Graz University of Technology
MA-10005, Austrian Society for Surveying and Geoinformation
AZERBAIJAN
Mr. Khalig Hajiyev
Engineer of the Land Structure and Address Department of the Cadastre and Land Structure Project Research Center LLC of the Real Estate Cadastre and Address Registry Service under the State Committee on Property Issues of the Republic of Azerbaijan
The State Committee on Property Issues of the Republic of Azerbaijan
AF-20069, State Committee on Property Issues of the Republic of Azerbaijan
BELARUS
Ph.D. Mr. Vladimir Mkrtychan, Ph.D.
Associated Professor
Belarusian State University
MA-10007, Land Reform Association (NGO)
BELGIUM
Mr. Jean-Jacques Derwael
MA-10008, Union Belge des Géomètres-Experts Immobiliers
BENIN
Mr. Gossou HOUINOU
MA-10113, Order of the Expert Geometricians of Benin
BRAZIL
Leonardo Campos Inocencio
Universidade do Vale do Rio dos Sinos – UNISINOS
AC-40011, Universidade do Vale do Rio dos Sinos (UNISINOS)
BULGARIA
Mr. Gincho Kostov
Union of Surveyors and Land Managers
MA-10013, Union of Surveyors and Land Managers in Bulgaria
CAMEROON
Mr. JUOMPAN-YAKAM Bertrand
Chartered Surveyor
National Order Of Cameroon Surveyos (NOCS)
MA-10015, National Order of Cameroon Surveyors (NOCS)
CANADA


MA-10016, Canadian Institute of Geomatics
Mr. Christian Larouche
Université Laval
AC-40092, Université Laval
CHINA
Mr. Fan Jingsheng
Deputy Secretary General
CSSMG
MA-10017, Chinese Society for Geodesy, Photogrammetry and Cartography (CSGPC)
Manager Jing Jin
Chengdu
CM-30060, Beijing iSpatial Co., Ltd
COLOMBIA
Magister en Geofísica Andres Cárdenas Contreras
Associate professor
Faculty of Engineering
AC-40016, Universidad Distrital Francisco José de Caldas
CONGO, DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE
Mr. Ken MUKENDI BUKASA
Chief Surveyor Director
ERG Frontier SA
MA-10101, Federation of Geometers and Surveyors
CROATIA
Prof. PhD. Marko Pavasović
Assistant professor
University of Zagreb - Faculty of Geodesy

Prof. PhD. Danijel Šugar
Assistant professor
University of Zagreb - Faculty of Geodesy

MA-10020, Croatian Geodetic Society
CYPRUS
Mr. Kyriacos Nicolaou
Land Consolidation Officer A’
MA-10022, Cyprus Association of Rural and Surveying Engineers
CZECH REPUBLIC
Dipl. Ing. JiříLechner, CSc.
Research Institute of Geodesy, Topography and Cartography
MA-10023, Association of Certified Appraisers
Prof.Ing. Pavel Novák, Ph.D.
Research Institute of Geodesy,Topography and Cartography
MA-10024, Czech Union of Surveyors and Cartographers
DENMARK
Associate Professor Jens Peter Cederholm
Aalborg University, Geomatics and Land Management
AC-40021, Aalborg University
Mr Kristian Evers
Geophysicist
Agency for Data Supply and Efficiency
AF-20026, Agency for Data Supply and Efficiency
EGYPT
Prof. Dr. Hussein Abd-Elmotaal
Prof.
Faculty of Engineering / Minia University
MA-10026, Egyptian Committee of Surveying and Mapping
FIJI
Mr. Paserio Samisoni
Lands & Survey Department
MA-10028, Fiji Institute of Surveyors 
FINLAND
Mr. Pasi Häkli
Senior Researcher
The Finnish Geospatial Research Institute
MA-10029, Finnish Association of Geodetic and Land Surveyors MIL
FRANCE
Mr. Paul Chambon
EXAGONE
MA-10031, Ordre des Géomètres-Experts (OGE)
Ms. Françoise Duquenne
President
Board of French Association of Topography
MA-10032, French Association of Topography (AFT)
GERMANY
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Volker Schwieger
University of Stuttgart
MA-10033, DVW - German Association for Geodesy, Geoinformation and Land Management
Dr. Li Zhang
AC-40127, University of Stuttgart
GHANA
Mr. Stephen Djaba
Geotech Systems Ltd
MA-10034, Ghana Institution of Surveyors
Prof. Collins Fosu
Associate Professor
Department of Geomatic Engineering, KNUST, Kumasi
AC-40136, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology
HONG KONG SAR, CHINA
Mr. LAU Hon Wai, Joe
The Hong Kong Institution of Engineering Surveyors
MA-10100, The Hong Kong Institution of Engineering Surveyors
HUNGARY
Dr. György Busics
Head of. Institute
Alba Regia Technical Faculty of Óbuda University
MA-10038, Hungarian Society of Surveying, Mapping and Remote Sensing
Mr. Ambrus Kenyeres
Government Office of the Capital City Budapest / Department of Geodesy, Remote Sensing and Land Offices
AF-20009, Government Office of the Capital City Budapest
IRAN
Mr. Farokh Tavakoli 
Director General
NCC
MA-10040, Iranian Professional Society of Surveying Engineers (ISS)
ISRAEL
Mr. Gilad Even-Tzur
MA-10043, Association of Licensed Surveyors in Israel
Mr. Hagi Ronen
Head of Geodesy department
Survey of Israel
AF-20040, Survey of Israel
ITALY
Geom. Giuseppe Furfaro
Geometra
STF- Survey Brindisi
AF-20035, Italian Society of Photogrammetry and Topography (SIFET)
JAMAICA
Mr. Timothy Thwaites
MA-10045, The Land Surveyors Association of Jamaica (LSAJ)
JAPAN
Mr. Basara Miyahara
Geospatial Information Authority of Japan

Mr. Yoshikazu Fukushima
PASCO Corporation

MA-10046, Japan Federation of Surveyors
Mr. Basara Miyahara
Director
Geospatial Information Authority of Japan
AF-20052, Geospatial Information Authority of Japan
Mr Kengo Okada
President/CEO
Ripro Corporation
CM-30057, RIPRO Corporation
KENYA
Mr. Eric Nyadimo
Oakar Services Ltd
MA-10047, Institution of Surveyors of Kenya (ISK)
KOSOVO
Prof,dr. sci. Perparim Ameti,
Professor - surveying department
Faculty of Civil Engineering and Architecture – University of Prishtina
MA-10049, Kosova Association of Surveyors
LATVIA
Mr. Martins Reiniks
Latvian Association of Surveyors
MA-10050, Latvian Association of Surveyors (LMB)
Viesturs Aigars
AF-20057, The State Land Service of Latvia
LEBANON
Mr. Joseph Nassif
Order of Surveyors – Lebanon
MA-10051, Order of Surveyors
LITHUANIA
Mr. Prof., dr. Eimuntas Kazimieras Parseliunas
Member of the Lithuanian Association of Surveyors; Director
Delegate of the the Lithuanian Association of Surveyors; Vilnius Gediminas Technical University The Research Institute of Geodesy

Mr. Dr. Zilvinas Stankevicius
Member of Council of the Lithuanian Association of Surveyors; Analyst
Delegate of the the Lithuanian Association of Surveyors; The State Enterprise GIS-Centre

MA-10053, Lithuanian Association of Surveyors
LUXEMBOURG
Mr. Claude Rauchs
BCR S.à r.l.
MA-10054, Ordre Luxembourgeois des Géomètres (OLG) 
MALAYSIA
DATO DR ABD MAJID A KADIR
Member
Association of Authorised Malaysia
MA-10055, Association of Authorised Land Surveyors Malaysia
MALTA
Mr. J. Randolph Camilleri
Surveys Limited
MA-10056, Malta Institution of Surveyors
MONGOLIA
Mrs. Munkhtsetseg
Senior Officer
Geodesy and Cartography division Administration
MA-10098, Mongolian Association of Geodesy, Photogrammetry and Cartography (MAGPC)
NEPAL
Mr. Niraj Manandhar
Member
Survey Department, Nepal
MA-10110, Nepal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (NICS)
NETHERLANDS
Ir. Hiddo Velsink

Msc. Lennard Huisman
Advisor geometric reference systems
The Netherlands

MA-10060, Geo-Information Netherlands
Director Mark Richter
Director of Marketing
Trimble Germany GmbH, Am Prime Parc 11, 65479 Raunheim
CM-30005, Trimble
NEW ZEALAND
Mr. Graeme H Blick
Chief Geodesist
Land Information New Zealand
MA-10061, Survey and Spatial New Zealand
Mr Graeme Blick
Chief Geodesist
National Geodetic Office

Mr Nic Donnelly
Technical Manager Geodesy
National Geodetic Office

AF-20059, Land Information New Zealand
NIGERIA
Mr. Pender E. Awani
Nigerian Institute of Surveyors
MA-10062, Nigerian Institution of Surveyors (NIS)
NORTH MACEDONIA
Mr. Veton Hamza
South-East European Research Institute on Geo Sciences
AC-40150, South-East European Research Institute on Geo Sciences
Mr. Sase Dimeski
Expert advisor to the director for gravimetry and satellite geodesy
AF-20019, The Agency for Real Estate Cadastre (AREC)
NORWAY
Dr. scient Ola Øvstedal
Associate Professor
Section of Geomatics
MA-10064, Norwegian Association for Chartered Surveyors - GeoForum
PAPUA NEW GUINEA
Robert Rosa
MA-10066, Association of Surveyors of Papua New Guinea (ASPNG)
POLAND
dr hab. inż. Jacek Paziewski
Wydział Geodezji, Inżynierii Przestrzennej i Budownictwa
MA-10067, Association of Polish Surveyors
PORTUGAL
Mr. João Agria Torres
Portuguese Engineers Association
MA-10068, Order of Engineers - College of Geographical Engineering
ROMANIA
Mr. George Beucan
MA-10105, Romanian Association of Private Surveyors
Mr. Caius DIDULESCU
Assoc. Prof. PhD. Eng.
Faculty of Geodesy BUCHAREST

Mr. Aurel NEGRILA
Assoc. Prof. PhD. Eng.
Faculty of Geodesy BUCHAREST

Mr. Paul DUMITRU
Lect. PhD. Eng.
Faculty of Geodesy BUCHAREST

AC-40134, Technical University of Civil Engineering Bucharest
Mr. Cătălin ERHAN
Head of Geodesy
Research and Development Department, National Mapping Center
AF-20020, National Agency for Cadastre and Land Administration
SERBIA
PhD Siniša Delčev
University of Novi Sad, Faculty of Civil Engineering
MA-10072, Serbian Union of Surveyors
Mr Zeljko Bugarinovic
Teaching assistant
Faculty of Technical Science
AC-40097, University of Novi Sad
SLOVAKIA
assoc. prof., MSc., PhD. Juraj Gasinec
Faculty BERG Kosice
MA-10074, Slovak Union of Surveyors and Cartographers
SLOVENIA
Dr. Dusan Kogoj
University of Ljubljana
MA-10076, Association of Surveyors of Slovenia
Mr. Oskar Sterle
UL FGG
AC-40062, University of Ljubljana
SOUTH AFRICA  
Mr. Aslam Parker
Dept. of Rural Development
MA-10077, South African Geomatics Council
Dr George Sithole
Senior Lecturer
University of Cape Town

Dr Patroba Odera
Senior Lecturer
University of Cape Town

Mr Kaveer Singh
Lecturer
University of Cape Town

AC-40063, University of Cape Town
SPAIN
Dr Emilio Mata de Castro
Ingenieria Cartografica, Geodesica y Fotogrametria
AC-40122, University of Jaen Spain
SRI LANKA
Mr. S Bamunuarachchi
MA-10079, Institute of Surveyors Sri Lanka
Dr. H.M.I. Prasanna
Faculty of Geomatics, Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka,
AC-40135, Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka
SWEDEN
Mr. Mikael Lilje
Lantmäteriet
MA-10080, Swedish professionals for the built environment
Mikael Lilje
AF-20027, Lantmäteriet - The Swedish mapping, cadastral and land registration authority
SWITZERLAND
Prof. Dr. Andreas Wieser
MA-10081, Swiss Association for Geomatics and Landmanagement
Dr. Craig Hill
VP Marketing & Services
Leica Geosystems AG
CM-30003, Leica Geosystems AG
TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO
Mr. Winston Doyle
MA-10085, Institute of Surveyors of Trinidad and Tobago
TURKEY
Prof.Dr. Haluk OZENER
Bogazici University
MA-10087, Chamber of Surveying and Cadastre Engineers of Turkey
UGANDA
Mr Gordon Niyibizi
Land Surveyor
EPSC Consults Limited
MA-10132, Institution of Surveyors of Uganda
UKRAINE
Prof. Dr.hab. Stepan Savchuk
Public Union
MA-10088, Public Union, Ukrainian Society for Geodesy and Cartography
UNITED KINGDOM
Mr Matt Levine
MA-10090, Chartered Institution of Civil Engineering Surveyors (ICES)
Dr. Audrey Martin FSCSI FRICS
Department of Spatial Information Sciences
MA-10091, The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS)
UNITED STATES
Mr. Daniel Roman
NGS / NOA / NOAA
MA-10092, National Society of Professional Surveyors (NSPS)
Dr. Daniel Roman
Chief Geodesist
Silver Spring MD, USA
AF-20024, National Geodetic Survey, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
VIETNAM
Dr. Tran Bach Giang
President
VGCR
MA-10095, Vietnam Association of Geodesy - Cartography - Remote Sensing
ZIMBABWE
Mr. Tarirai Pinias Masarira
Lecturer
University of Zimbabwe
MA-10097, Survey Institute of Zimbabwe