ISPRS WG III/9

Geospatial Environment and Health Analytics

Working Group Officers

Chair

Muralikrishna V. Iyyanki, ChairMuralikrishna V. Iyyanki
 
JN Technological University Hyderabad
D 603, AE Tower
Sheikhpet Old Bombay Road
HYDERABAD, 500008
INDIA
+91 984 804 9624

 

Co-Chair

Ashraf Dewan, Co-ChairAshraf Dewan
 
Spatial Sciences Discipline,
School of Earth & Planetary Sciences (EPS)
Curtin University
AUSTRALIA

 

Co-Chair

Maged N. Kamel Boulos, Co-ChairMaged N. Kamel Boulos
 
School of Medicine
University of Lisbon
Rm 74, Edifício Egas Moniz
Av. Prof. Egas Moniz
1649-028 Lisbon
PORTUGAL

 

Secretary

Bosco Bwambale , SecretaryBosco Bwambale
 
Mountains of the moon university
Box 837 Fort Portal
UGANDA

 


Supporters

Advisor
Mahbuba Nasreen, AdvisorMahbuba Nasreen
 
Institute of Disaster Management and Vulnerability Studies (IDMVS)
Lecture Theatre Building (First Floor)
University of Dhaka
Dhaka-1000
BANGLADESH
+8801771900999
+880255167810

 

Advisor
Suchi Gopal, AdvisorSuchi Gopal
 
Boston University
Department of Earth & Environment
Global Development Policy Center
Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range Future
675 Commonwealth Avenue
Boston MA 02215
USA
+1 617 353 5744

 


Terms of Reference

  • Facilitate the development of region- or site-specific GIS platforms to promote and integrate spatial analysis skills
  • Promote the use of remote sensing and other geospatial technologies to address health problems related to hydrology, land cover, epidemiology etc. to understand pandemics like COVID 19 and implement multi-diseases surveillance.
  • Contribute significantly to the creation of operational and research workforce with adequate knowledge in the state of art tools of geospatial technology like GeoAI, environmental data visualization and management etc., through faculty development workshops spread over various regions of developing world viz.,  Asia, South America, Africa.
  • Support international agencies such as GEOSS, World Health Organisation (WHO) and other UN bodies to promote advancement of knowledge in Remote Sensing and other geospatial technologies for applications in Tele-epidemiology and precision medicine in the context of climate change
  • Promote research and development of geospatial public health management systems for possible interventions by authorities
  • Promote the use of GIS software tools to form hospital marketing strategies and develop programs for promotion of geospatial technology business models by integrating open innovation, design thinking and lean management principles.

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Leibniz University Hannover
Institute of Photogrammetry and GeoInformation
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D-30167 Hannover
GERMANY
Email: isprs-sg@isprs.org