GSN is an unincorporated joint venture. A Management Committee operates in the manner of a corporate board, with a Secretariat provided by Partners in rotation as determined by the Management Committee.
The foundation Board members and management are:
, RMIT - President
Peter Woodgate, CRCSI - Chair
Johan Bang, Future Position X - Director
Michael Goodchild - Independent Director
Byung-Guk Kim, KLSG - Director
Carmen Reyes, CentroGeo - Director
Claude Lévesque, GEOIDE - General Secretary
Melanie Plumb, CRCSI - Treasurer
Jane Inall, CRCSI - Minute Taker
Partners are classed as either Core or Affiliate.
Core partner’s benefits are
Governance role on the Management Committee
Design of GSN events
Preferential access to participate in joint initiatives
Core partner’s obligations are
Annual subscription fees
Updating their respective web pages
Affiliate partner’s benefits are
Participation in GSN events
Affiliate partner’s obligations are
How to join
Applications for Partnership are welcome from any organisation with a national (or substantially so) mandate to conduct and encourage activities based on innovative applications of geospatial technologies and practices, and or skills development and capacity building. Further Information.