ISPRS Technical Commission III

Remote Sensing


Jie Jiang, PresidentJie Jiang
School of Geomatics and Urban Spatial Informatics
Beijing University of Civil Engineering and Architecture
No.1 Zhanlanguan Road
Xicheng District
Beijing, 100044
+86 13910602658



Ahmed Shaker, Vice-PresidentAhmed Shaker
Department of Civil Engineering
Faculty of Engineering and Architecture Science
Ryerson University
350 Victoria Street,
Toronto, Ontario, M5B 2K3
+1 416-831-9874
+1 416-979-5122



Hongping ZHANG, SecretaryHongping ZHANG
National Geomatics Center of China
28 Lianhuachi West Road
Beijing 100830
+86 10 63881266
+86 10 63881219


Terms of Reference

  • Focus on physical modelling of electromagnetic radiation, the analysis of spectral signatures, image classification, data fusion,pattern recognition, and quality control;
  • Enhance the applications in monitoring and assessing environment, landuse/landcover, nature resources, weather/atmosphere and climate, cryosphere, coastal and ocean, forestry/agricultural and ecosystems/biodiversity
  • Integrate the global efforts by effective out-reach through data/algorithms sharing and capacity building, cooperates intensively with national space agencies, alliance with the International Committee On Remote Sensing of Environment (ICORSE)


The International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing is a non-governmental organization devoted to the development of international cooperation for the advancement of photogrammetry and remote sensing and their applications. The Society operates without any discrimination on grounds of race, religion, nationality, or political philosophy.

Our Contact

Leibniz University Hannover
Institute of Photogrammetry and GeoInformation
Nienburger Str. 1
D-30167 Hannover