Other Scientific Activities

 

A brief selection of notable events


Conference Chair/co-Chair


  1.     IEEE ICDM Workshop on Spatial and Spatiotemporal Data Mining (SSTDM’13), December 2013, Dallas, TX.

  2.     IEEE ICDM Workshop on Spatial and Spatiotemporal Data Mining (SSTDM’12), December 2012, Brussels, Belgium.

  3.     IEEE ICDM Workshop on Spatial and Spatiotemporal Data Mining (SSTDM’11), December 2011, Vancouver, CA.

  4.     11th Annual International Conference on Digital Government Research, May 2010, Puebla, Mexico (PC chair).

  5.     IEEE ICDM Workshop on Spatial and Spatiotemporal Data Mining (SSTDM’09), December 2009, Miami, FL.

  6.     NSF Workshop on GeoSpatial and GeoTemporal Informatics, January 2009, Washington, DC.

  7.     IEEE ICDM Workshop on Spatial and Spatiotemporal Data Mining (SSTDM’08), December 2008, Pisa, Italy.

  8.     Distributed Geoinformatics and Sensing, Ubiquity, and Mobility, September 2007, Melbourne, Australia.

  9.     NSF Information and Data Management PI Workshop, October 2004, Boston, MA.

  10.     Next Generation Geospatial Information, October 2003, Boston, MA.

  11.     National Conference on Digital Government Research, May 2003, Boston, MA.

  12.     Integrated Sensor Calibration and Orientation, June 1999, Portland, ME.

  13.     Integrated Spatial Databases: Digital Images and GIS, June 1999, Portland, ME.



International Working Group Leadership


  1.     Co-Chair, Working Group IV/2 (“Automatic Geospatial Data Acquisition and Image-Based Databases”) of Commission IV (“GeoDatabases and Digital Mapping”) of the International Society for Photogrammetry & Remote Sensing (2008-2012).

  2.     Chair, Working Group IV/2 (“Image-Based Geospatial Information Management”) of Commission IV (“GeoDatabases and Digital Mapping”) of the International Society for Photogrammetry & Remote Sensing (2004-2008).

  3.     Chair, Working Group IV/5 (“Image-Based Geospatial Databases”) of Commission IV (“Spatial Information Systems and Digital Mapping”) of the International Society for Photogrammetry & Remote Sensing (2000-2004).

  4.     Chair, Working Group III/1 (“Integrated Sensor Calibration and Orientation”) of Commission III (“Theory and Algorithms”) of the International Society for Photogrammetry & Remote Sensing (1996-2000).



National and International Board Memberships


  1.     Member, Board of Directors, US Geospatial Intelligence Foundation (2010-2016)

  2.     Member, URISA Journal Article Review Board (2004 - today)

  3.     Member, Committee of Visitors, National Science Foundation CAREER Program (appointed in 2001).

  4.     Member, Joint EU/US Delegation on e-Government Research (2004)

  5.     Member, Research Areas and Directions Review Committee, National Science Foundation’s Computer and Information Science & Engineering Directorate (2005)

  6.     Member, Canada Research Chairs College of Reviewers (invited to join in 2005).

  7.     Chair, Student Support Committee, Digital Government Society of North America (2006 - 2008).

  8.     Member, Advisory Committee, Digital Government Society of North America (2009 - today).


Full list of activities available upon request