BETHESDA, Md., April 15, 2013—The American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ASPRS) proudly announces the following 2013 Outstanding Service Award Winners:
The ASPRS Outstanding Service Award was established in 1991. It is given to society members in recognition of outstanding and unusual efforts in helping ASPRS develop and carry out its program over a sustained period. Recipients have performed outstanding service at the chapter, regional, or national level. Awardees’ services include any activities, including professional, that have helped the society achieve its goals and objectives.
The award consists of a bronze plaque. These awards were presented in March at the 2013 Annual ASPRS Conference in Baltimore.
Additional awards made during the ASPRS 79th Annual Conference and administered by the ASPRS Foundation were:
Recipients: Dr. James B. Campbell– Potomac Region, Katarina Doctor– Potomac Region, Dr. Michael Krimmer– Potomac Region, and Prof. Jonathan Li– At Large
Winner: Douglas A. Stow, Professor of Geography, San Diego State University (SDSU), San Diego, California
Winner: William H. Farrand, PhD
Founded in 1979, The ASPRS Foundation, Inc. is an independent 501(c)3 organization established to provide grants, scholarships, loans and other forms of aid to individuals or organizations pursuing knowledge of imaging and geospatial information science and technology, and their applications across the scientific, governmental, and commercial sectors. The Foundation is the primary funding source for all non-sponsored awards and scholarships recognized by the American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing.