KL GeoHydro 2019

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
18 - 19 November 2019

"Empowering Marine Knowledge Through Hydrography"

Approved CPD Points by LJT

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KL GeoHydro 2019


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Hotel Istana
Kuala Lumpur City Centre
73 Jalan Raja Chulan
50200 Kuala Lumpur

Keynote Speakers:

  1. Sr Dr. Azhari Mohamed (Malaysia)
    Director General of Survey and Mapping, Department of Survey and Mapping Malaysia
  2. Rear Admiral Hanafiah Hassan (Malaysia)
    Director General, National Hydrographic Centre, Royal Malaysian Navy
  3. Platinum Sponsor

Invited Speakers:

  1. Prof. Sr Dr. Mohd Razali Mahmud (Malaysia)
    Commission Chair, FIG Commission 4 - Hydrography
  2. Mr. Neil Hewitt (Australia)
    Chair of Working Group 4.1 - Standards and Guidelines for Hydrography
  3. Mr. Gordon Johnston (United Kingdom)
    Chair of Working Group 4.2 - Blue Growth & UN Sustainable Development Goal 14
  4. Mr. Simon Ironside (New Zealand)
    Chair of Working Group 4.3 - Mapping the Plastic
  5. Sr Dr. Abdullah Hisam Omar (Malaysia)
    Chair of Working Group 4.4 - Marine Development and Administration
  6. Mr. Alex Tan (Singapore)
    Regional Sales Manager S.E.A @ MAXAR - DigitalGlobe
  7. Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mohd Fadzil Mohd Akhir (Malaysia)
    Institute of Oceanography and Environment, Universiti Malaysia Terengganu
  8. Mr. Andy Hamflett (United Kingdom)
    Chair of Search and Recovery Services, Ocean Infinity
  9. Sr Shaharuddin Musa (Malaysia)
    President of the Association of Authorised Land Surveyors Malaysia (PEJUTA)
  10. Sr Ahmad Azman Ghazali (Malaysia)
    Deputy Director General of Survey and Mapping I, Department of Survey and Mapping Malaysia
  11. Sr Mohammad Zaki Mohd. Ghazali (Malaysia)
    Director of Survey, Boundary Affairs Division, Department of Survey and Mapping Malaysia
  12. First Admiral Dr. Najhan Md Said (Malaysia)
    Senior Director of Hydrography, National Hydrographic Centre, Royal Malaysian Navy
  13. Ms. Choo Poh Leem (Malaysia)
    Senior Programme Officer, World Wild Fund for Nature – Malaysia Marine Programme
  14. Mr. Johan Stam (Netherlands)
    Managing Director of Skilltrade BV
  15. Gold Sponsor (3 slots)

Sub-Programme Activities:

  1. FIG Commission 4 (Hydrography) – Annual Meeting
  2. FIG Young Surveyors Network
  3. UTM Hydrography Programme (FIG/ IHO/ ICA) – Graduation & Alumni Launching
  4. Gala Dinner
  5. Accompanying Person – KL City Walking Tour/ Gala Dinner