ISPRS Annals of the Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Sciences
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Articles | Volume V-5-2021
ISPRS Ann. Photogramm. Remote Sens. Spatial Inf. Sci., V-5-2021, 17–21, 2021
https://doi.org/10.5194/isprs-annals-V-5-2021-17-2021
ISPRS Ann. Photogramm. Remote Sens. Spatial Inf. Sci., V-5-2021, 17–21, 2021
https://doi.org/10.5194/isprs-annals-V-5-2021-17-2021

  17 Jun 2021

17 Jun 2021

55 YEARS IN ISPRS – THE AMBASSADOR OF OUR PROFESSION

L. W. Fritz L. W. Fritz
  • ISPRS Honorary Member, ISPRS President 1996-2000, ISPRS Council Member 1988-2004, United States Coast & Geodetic Survey, General Electric Aerospace Co., Lockheed Martin Corp.

Keywords: Testimonial, ISPRS Council, Experience, Gottfried Konecny, Leadership

Abstract. Professor Dr. Mult. Gottfried Konecny is a primary force for guiding and leading ISPRS affiliations, membership, and structure. Throughout the past 55 years he has shared his vast knowledge and experience with the entire ISPRS community making ISPRS the foremost voice for our profession of the Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Spatial Information sciences and technologies. This is a testimonial devoted to thank and honor him for his steadfast dedication to ISPRS and its Members. Through his capable leadership and diplomatic skills he has brought leading individuals and organizations from governmental agencies, national and international societies, academia and the private sector together to share and promote the common interests of our profession. As such he deserves to be honored as the Ambassador of our Profession.