Scientific Program Committee - Antony Cooper

Antony Cooper is an Operating Unit Fellow at the CSIR in Pretoria, South Africa. His recent activities cover spatial data infrastructures, standards, crime mapping and analysis, bloodstain pattern analysis, metadata, addresses, transport modelling, humanitarian logistics, ethics and modelling armour units around harbours.

He has just been elected to the Executive Committee of CODATA. He is Convenor of ISO/TC 211's Working Group 7 and Head of Delegation for South Africa to ISO/TC 211 Plenaries.  He chairs the Commission on Geospatial Data Standards of the International Cartographic Association (ICA), and is Vice-Chair of the Geo-Information Society of South Africa (GISSA). He has an MSc and is a Registered Professional GISc Practitioner (PGP).