Applications are now open for the 2022 Regional APSEAs

June 8, 2022

SSSI and SIBA|GITA are pleased to announce that nominations for the 2022 Asia-Pacific Spatial Excellence Awards are now open!

These awards are a great opportunity to celebrate our surveying and spatial individuals and organisations! Shine a light on the outstanding achievements of a peer, colleague or your team and acknowledge their contributions to the profession by nominating in the 2022 APSEA program.

Consider nominating your colleague or peer for any of the following Individual APSEA categories:

  • Professional of the Year Award^
  • Future Leader of the Year Award^
  • Diversity & Inclusion Award
  • Educational Development Award
  • Postgraduate Student Award 
  • Undergraduate Student Award

^ Open to current members of SSSI, SIBA|GITA or S+SNZ only.

Consider nominating your company or project team for the following Industry APSEA categories

  • Community Impact Award
  • Award for Environment and Sustainability
  • Award for Innovation
    • Small Business
    • Medium to Large Business
  • International Partnership Award
  • Award for Spatial Enablement
  • Award for Technical Excellence
  • Workforce Development & Inclusion Award

This year, we have introduced a two Special Award Categories:

  1. Bruce Thompson Award - The award celebrates the innovation and dedication of the late Bruce Thompson, previous Executive Director of the NSW Spatial Services and an outstanding leader in the Australian spatial industry. This award recognises an Australian based individual from any part of geospatial science (public, private, academic etc) that has demonstrated innovation, enthusiasm and commitment, resulting in a positive impact on the industry.
  2. Hydrographic Excellence Award - Any Australian or New Zealand based hydrography-qualified individual or hydrographic team is eligible to nominate. The project or key achievements should have taken place primarily in the 12 months prior to nomination, however in cases where project details cannot be released within one year, applications for earlier projects are allowed. This award aims to recognise hydrographic project and field work that reflect hydrographic excellence, and which deliver hydrographic best practice, either ashore or afloat.

Please read the 2022 APSEA Nomination Kit before commencing your nomination.

Are you ready to nominate?
Great! Nominations are made online via our online Awards portal

Here’s your chance to nominate an industry leader or an innovative company for a 2022 APSEA and help us acknowledge and celebrate our profession. For all the details on past winners and the nomination process visit the APSEA website.

Nominations close on Monday 18 July 2022

Don’t hesitate to contact our APSEA Coordinator Katie Le Miere on if you have any queries.

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