ISPRS Technical Commission V

Education and Outreach


Gay Jane Perez, PresidentGay Jane Perez
Office of the Deputy Director General for Space Science and Technology
Philippine Space Agency
c/o University Laboratory for Small Satellites and Space Engineering Systems Building
Velasquez St. UP
Diliman Quezon City 1101
+63 939 933 2915


Vice President

Josefino Comiso, Vice PresidentJosefino Comiso
Earth Sciences Division
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
Greenbelt, 20771 Maryland
+1 240 893 3298



Ayin Tamondong, SecretaryAyin Tamondong
Training Center for Applied Geodesy and Photogrammetry
University of the Philippines
Quezon City 1101
+63 9989662210


Terms of Reference

  • Curricula development at basic education, professional, and decision-making levels with inputs from academia, government, and industry
  • Regional and international cooperation in capacity building through the conduct of summer schools, seminars, workshops, tutorials, and cooperation with industry
  • Engaging and providing support to tutors/trainers through the development of educational materials and modules, including the use of open-source data and software
  • Increase awareness in the use of innovative technologies, including AI, machine learning, data analytics, and IOT, for photogrammetry, remote sensing and spatial information science
  • Educating and engaging the youth and the private sector to ensure sustainability of the knowledge workforce
  • Increase participation of women and underrepresented minorities to ensure diversity and address inequality issues
  • Coordinating activities of the different working groups, including the student consortium, and helping in the organization and implementation of joint workshops and conferences
  • Coordinating the publication of white paper on the accomplishment of each working group, and special issues in ISPRS journals


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