Our mission as a department is to be a key node of geographical knowledge production and dissemination, through both teaching and research, within Asia and globally. The Geographic Information System (GIS) Unit of the department seeks to spearhead the use of GIS across the various research disciplines and reach beyond the research realm in order to shape the GIS ecosystem in the campus. This bold mission is achieved through multiple initiatives across research, teaching, administration, operations and enterprise in turn grow the community of Geo-professionals for the university and for the industry.
GIS Research Seminar – Solar Cities for Energy Transition Facilitated by Geographical Information Science10 Feb 2023
Seminar: Geospatial Discovery and Innovation in the Era of Artificial Intelligence and CyberGIS23 Nov 2022
Research Seminar: Regional Integration in the Horn of Africa: An Inter-city Connectivity Perspective18 Oct 2022
TEC Seminar – Leveraging Earth Observation Data For Infectious Disease Surveillance7 Oct 2022
Keynote Address by Dr Yan Yingwei in the Regional Geospatial Youth Forum 20225 Oct 2022