Please note that the Research Seminar Series in Urban Analytics will be held virtually via Zoom on 14 April, 2021 (Wednesday), 13:00 p.m.
Please be ready 5 minutes prior to the scheduled time.
GIS has been widely adopted in the context of smart city development and built asset management. With emerging 3D GIS and BIM technologies, GIS complements BIM models to visualize geospatial data on web and mobile platforms for making better decisions. GIS also facilitates spatial analysis to get insights into built assets in the operating environment. A few case studies will be shared in the Webinar.
About the Speaker:
Sr Paul Tsui is currently the Managing Director of Esri China (Hong Kong) while Esri is the world leader of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and mapping software. Prior to joining Esri, he worked in Ordnance Survey, the world renowned national mapping agency of the United Kingdom. As a professional, Sr Tsui is serving as the Vice Chairman of Land Surveying Division of the Hong Kong Institute of Surveyors. He is also the Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors and a Registered Professional Surveyor (Land Surveying) in Hong Kong. Moreover, Sr Tsui actively participates in volunteer services in the industry and education sector. He was appointed as the Sector Specialist in the Information and Communications Technology Sector by the Hong Kong Council for Accreditation of Academic and Vocational Qualifications. He also served as the Chairman of the Department of Geography Advisory Committee of Hong Kong Baptist University. In the academic and research aspect, Sr Tsui has participated in many GIS research projects related to spatial data modeling and analysis. He won the Department of Land Surveying and Geo-Informatics Outstanding Alumni Award 2020 of the Hong Kong Polytechnic University and the Best Paper Award 1998 held by the International Association of Chinese Professionals in Geographic Information Science (CPGIS). Sr Tsui holds a degree of Master of Philosophy in GIS.
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