NSW Region News - May 2022

May 31, 2022

WELCOME TO NEW MEMBERS IN NSW

 

A special welcome to all NSW members who recently joined SSSI

  • Mehdi Roofian Naeeni, LSC
  • Brian Nicholls, RSPC
  • Eric Sharpham, SICC
  • Alexander Kirk, EMSC
  • Ian Phillips, HC
  • Rick Williams, LSC
  • Chang Liu, RSPC
  • Muppidi Sahaja, SICC
  • Kouame Yao, EMSC
  • Leah Childs, HC
  • Anthony Bourke, LSC
  • Brent Webster, RSPC

CONGRATULATIONS TO THE 2021 APSEA-NSW WINNERS


Surveying & Spatial Sciences Institute (SSSI) & Spatial Industries Business Association were proud to announce the 2021 APSEA-NSW winners!

Join us in congratulating:

Surveying & Spatial Sciences Institute (SSSI) Individual Award Winners
PROFESSIONAL OF THE YEAR - Maurits van der Vlugt GAICD (Mercury Project Solutions Pty Ltd)
DIVERSITY & INCLUSION - Austen Pepper (Cardno)
FUTURE LEADER OF THE YEAR (winner) - Roshni Sharma (FrontierSI)
FUTURE LEADER OF THE YEAR (highly commended) - Brittany Dahl (NGIS)
POSTGRADUATE STUDENT - Dr. Oliver Lock (UNSW)
UNDERGRADUATE STUDENT - Rick Carruthers (UNSW)
VOCATIONAL EDUCATION TRAINING (VET) STUDENT - Jason Hanckel (TAFE NSW)

Spatial Industries Business Association Award Winners
ENVIRONMENT & SUSTAINABILITY - Snowy Hydro Limited and Jacobs (Landslide Susceptibility Assessment)
SPATIAL ENABLEMENT - Valuer General NSW, DCS Spatial ServicesCarbonLink and  (Land Unit Classification System for Rural Valuation)
TECHNICAL EXCELLENCE - Geoplex, AFACNSW Rural Fire Service and Bureau of Meteorology (Australian Fire Danger Rating System (AFDRS))
INNOVATION: MEDIUM TO LARGE BUSINESS - NSW Department of Customer Service (Cadastre NSW)
COMMUNITY IMPACT - NSW State Emergency Service (Geospatial Intelligence - Informing community decisions in March 2021 Floods)

Congratulations to all our winners!


SSSI NSW-YP's GEOCACHING EVENT


Thank you to those who attended our first ever geocaching event for the NSW YP's.
It was a fun filled event and we look forward to organising the next one! 


7th Smart Data Smart Cities (SDSC) and the 17th 3D GeoInfo (JOINT INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE


City Futures research Institute¸ Smart Cities and Infrastructure cluster, and GRID, UNSW Sydney are excited to be hosting two international conferences, the 7th Smart Data Smart Cities (SDSC) and the 17th 3D GeoInfo in Sydney from 19-21 October 2022.

This is the first time SDSC has come to the Southern Hemisphere, the second time 3D GeoInfo has come to Australia and the first time both conferences have been organised jointly, providing a unique opportunity to show case and network with others in the fields of Smart Cities and 3D Geoinformation. 

SDSC and 3D GeoInfo will bring together