Committee

Secretariat

[ Chairman ]
Akihiro Teraki

Planning Committee

[ Chairman ]
Ryosuke Shibasaki
[ Vice chairman ]
WangLin Yan
[ Member ]
  • Yasushi Asami
  • Imai Osamu
  • Shigemitu Uchinuno
  • Tohru Ohba
  • Hiroyuki Kohsaka
  • Toshinari Nagasaka
  • Hiromichi Fukui
  • Etsuo Yamamura

Functions

  • Plan GISA future
  • Develop and amend rules
  • Plan applications for grants such as scientific research by JSPS
  • Coordinate industry-government-academia alliance

External Affairs Committee

[ Chairman ]
Takashi Oguchi
[ Vice chairman ]
Shintarou Gotoh
[ Member ]
  • Yuji Murayama
  • Toru Ishikawa
  • Masumi Zaiki
  • Midori Sasaki
  • Hideto Satoh
  • Kenji Tani
  • Kuniyasu Mokudai
  • Masahiko Morozumii
  • Michio Nogami

Functions

  • Correspond to Japan Geoscience Union
  • Support Science Council of Japan members
  • Correspond to KAGIS (or other overseas GIS-related associations)
  • Correspond to other associations
  • Correspond to supporting members and acquire new members

Public Relations Committee

[ Chairman ]
Chiharu Masaki
[ Vice chairman ]
Mizuki Kawabata
[ Member ]
  • Kiichiro Kumagai
  • Michinori Hatayama
  • kazuhito asano
  • Koji Yoshikawa
  • Hiroaki Tanaka
  • Hiroaki Satoh
  • Sachie Nakayama
  • Hideki Nonaka
  • Masayo Tsuchida

Functions

  • Maintain homepages
  • Hold events
  • Acquire new members

Conference Executive Committee

[ Chairman ]
Yukio Sadahiro
[ Vice chairman ]
Tomoki Nakaya
[ Member ]
  • Yutaka Ohsawa
  • Morishige Ohta
  • WangLin Yan
  • Mamoru Koarai
  • Hideo Makino
  • Kohichi Hirata
  • Shiro Ochiai
  • Hideto Satoh
  • Satoru Sadohara
  • Nobuto Takahashi
  • Hidekazu Masaki

Functions

  • Select conference venue
  • Organize conference programs and speakers
  • Edit and publish conference proceedings
  • Open conference programs and proceedings contents to the public
  • Manage other conference issues

Association Award Committee

[ Chairman ]
Yutaka Ohsawa
[ Vice chairman ]
Tomoko Sekine
[ Member ]
  • Yoshihide Sekimoto
  • Hidenori Tamagawa
  • WangLin Yan
  • Kayoko Yamamoto

Functions

  • Select award categories
  • Select award recipients
  • Publicize award recipients on the web

Editorial Committee

[ Chairman ]
Hidenori Tamagawa
[ Vice Chairman ]
  • Yutaka Ohsawa
  • Takashi Oguchi
  • Keiichi Okunuki
  • Mizuki Kawabata
  • Mamoru Koarai
  • Yuichi Hashimoto
  • Yuji Murayama
  • Yoshiki Wakabayashi
  • [ Member ]
    • Tomohiko Sakata
    • Hideyoshi Sekimoto
    • Michinori Hatayama
    • Kayoko Yamamoto
    • Toru Ishikawa
    • Daichi Nakayama
    • Prima OkyDicky Ardiansyar

    Functions

    • Develop basic plans such as editorial rules of Theory and Applications of GIS
    • Review GISA journal articles
    • Edit GISA journals
    • Understand and manage editorial work
    • Deal with other issues related to editorial and publication work

    Education Committee

    [ Chairman ]
    Keiji Yano
    [ Vice Chairman ]
    Osamu Imai
    [ Member ]
    • Teruko Usui
    • Shigemitu Uchinuno
    • Atsuyuki Okabe
    • Hiroshi Kawazoe
    • Hiroyuki Kohsaka
    • Hiroaki Tanaka
    • Akihiro Teraki
    • Hideo Makino
    • Satoru Itoh

    Functions

    • Work on overall education including school education, curricula, continued education
    • Cooperate with Japan Geoscience Union

    GIS Certification Office

    [ Chairman ]
    Shin Yoshikawa
    [ Board of Directors ]
    • Morishige Ohta
    • Kazuhito Asano
    • Teruko Usui
    • Hiroaki Sakashita
    • Yasushi Shimoyama
    • Osamu Hirashita
    • Chiharu Masaki
    • Minoru Yoshida
    • Hidekazu Masaki
    [Screening Committee ]
    • Jun Yamashita
    • Sachio Kubo
    • Shingo Ootomo
    • Kouzou Ikeda
    • Madoka Nakajima

    Functions

    • Investigate GIS certification systems
    • certify and issue certifications

    Affiliated Academic Association Committee

    • Japan Geoscience Union Takashi Oguchi
    • Japanese Geographical Union Michio Nogami
    • Cooperation Council for Association related to Human Geographical Society of Japan Yuji Murayama

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