55 YEARS IN ISPRS – THE AMBASSADOR OF OUR PROFESSION
Keywords: Testimonial, ISPRS Council, Experience, Gottfried Konecny, Leadership
Abstract. Professor Dr. Mult. Gottfried Konecny is a primary force for guiding and leading ISPRS affiliations, membership, and structure. Throughout the past 55 years he has shared his vast knowledge and experience with the entire ISPRS community making ISPRS the foremost voice for our profession of the Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Spatial Information sciences and technologies. This is a testimonial devoted to thank and honor him for his steadfast dedication to ISPRS and its Members. Through his capable leadership and diplomatic skills he has brought leading individuals and organizations from governmental agencies, national and international societies, academia and the private sector together to share and promote the common interests of our profession. As such he deserves to be honored as the Ambassador of our Profession.