GRSS Chapters

About Chapters

Chapters represent GRSS at the regional level and provide an easy way for GRSS members to become involved in geoscience and remote sensing activities locally.  Besides, they offer support and networking for GRSS’ members who are distributed across the globe. 

GRSS has three types of geographic units:

  • Chapters
  • Student Branches/Branches
  • Ambassadors

There are currently 69 Chapters, 22 Student Branches and 11 Ambassadors.

Find a Chapter

Use the map above or select your region to find your local chapter
Red: Regular Chapters; Blue: Student Chapters; Green: Satellite Chapters

RegionChapter LocationJoint with (Societies)Chapter ChairE-mail Address
Region 1: Northeastern USABoston Chapter, MAGRSFrancesca Scire Scapuzzofscire@alum.mit.edu
Region 1: Northeastern USASpringfield Chapter, MAAP, MTT, ED, GRS, LEOPaul Siqueirasiqueira@ecs.umass.edu
Region 1: Northeastern USAWestern New York ChapterGRSEmmett Ientilucciemmett@cis.rit.edu
Region 2: Eastern USAWashington, DC & Northern VA ChapterGRSZhuosen Wangwangzhuosen@gmail.com
Region 2: Eastern USADayton ChapterAP, MTT, GRSAndrew Terzuolia.j.terzuoli@ieee.org
Region 3: Southeastern USAAtlanta Chapter, GAAES, GRSKristin Bingkristin.bing@gtri.gatech.edu
Region 3: Southeastern USAEastern North Carolina ChapterGRSLinda Haydenhaydenl@mindspring.com
Region 3: Southeastern USAMelbourne Chapter, FLGRS, AESWilliam Junekwjunek@knights.ucf.edu
Region 4: Central USACentral Illinois ChapterLEO, GRSWeng Cho Cheww-chew@illinois.edu
Region 4: Central USASoutheastern Michigan ChapterGRSLeland Piercelep@umich.edu
Region 4: Central USAUniversity of Michigan Student ChapterGRSTianlin Wangwangtl@umich.edu
Region 5: Southwestern USAFront Range Chapter, COGRSNeill Kefauverw.neill.kefauver@lmco.com
Region 6: Western USAAlaska Chapter, AKGRSFranz Meyerfjmeyer@alaska.edu
Region 6: Western USALos Angeles Chapter, CAGRSMark Lambmarkalanlamb2000@yahoo.com
Region 6: Western USASan Francisco Bay Area Chapter, CAGRSMichael Jeffemike.jeffe@ieee.org
Region 7: CanadaOttawa Chapter, ONOE, GRSYifeng Zhouyifeng.zhou@crc.gc.ca
Region 7: CanadaQuebec Chapter, Quebec, QCAES, OE, GRSYves DeVillersyves.devillers@drdc-rddc.gc.ca
Region 7: CanadaToronto Chapter, ONSP, VT, AES, UFF, OE, GRSAliReza Sadeghianasadeghi@ryerson.ca
Region 7: CanadaVancouver Chapter, BCAES, GRSDavid G. Michelsondmichelson@ieee.org
Region 7: CanadaWinnipeg Chapter, MBAES, GRSDustin IsleifsonDustin.Isleifson@umanitoba.ca
Region 8: Europe, Middle East and AfricaAlgeria ChapterGRSBoularbah Souissib.souissi@yahoo.com
Region 8: Europe, Middle East and AfricaBenelux ChapterAES, GRSMark Bentumm.j.bentum@utwente.nl
Region 8: Europe, Middle East and AfricaCroatia ChapterAES, GRSDavor Bonefacicdavor.bonefacic@fer.hr
Region 8: Europe, Middle East and AfricaFrance ChapterGRSMauro Dalla Muramauro.dalla-mura@gipsa-lab.grenoble-inp.fr
Region 8: Europe, Middle East and AfricaGermany ChapterGRSIrena Hajnsekirena.hajnsek@dlr.de
Region 8: Europe, Middle East and AfricaCentral-North Italy ChapterGRSFrank Marzanomarzano@diet.uniroma1.it
Region 8: Europe, Middle East and AfricaSouth Italy ChapterGRSAntonio Iodiceiodice@unina.it
Region 8: Europe, Middle East and AfricaNorway ChapterGRSAndrea Marinoniandrea.marinoni@uit.no
Region 8: Europe, Middle East and AfricaSaudi Arabia ChapterGRSHaikel Hichrihhichri@ksu.edu.sa
Region 8: Europe, Middle East and AfricaSouth Africa ChapterAES, GRSColin SchwegmanCSchwegmann@csir.co.za
Region 8: Europe, Middle East and AfricaSpain ChapterGRSMaria Pilesmaria.piles@uv.es
Region 8: Europe, Middle East and AfricaSwitzerland ChapterGRSOthmar Freyotfrey@ethz.ch
Region 8: Europe, Middle East and AfricaTunisia ChapterGRSRiadh Abdelfattahriadh.abdelfattah@supcom.tn
Region 8: Europe, Middle East and AfricaTurkey ChapterGRSGulsen Kayagulsen.taskin@gmail.com
Region 8: Europe, Middle East and AfricaUkraine ChapterAP, MTT, ED, AES, GRS, NPSKateryna A. Arkhypovaarkhykate@gmail.com
Region 8: Europe, Middle East and AfricaUnited Arab Emirates ChapterGRSSaeed Hussain Al MansooriSaeed.AlMansoori@mbrsc.ae
Region 8: Europe, Middle East and AfricaUnited Kingdom & Rep. of Ireland (UKRI) ChapterGRSLai Bun Lokl.lok@ucl.ac.uk
Region 9: Latin AmericaArgentina ChapterGRSJorge Luis Márquezj.l.marquez@ieee.org
Region 9: Latin AmericaStudent Branch Bogotá, ColombiaGRSMichael Riveragrssud@udistrital.edu.co
Region 9: Latin AmericaBrazil CouncilGRSVeraldo Liesenbergveraldo@googlemail.com
Region 9: Latin AmericaStudent Branch, Campinas, BrazilGRSSaeid Asadzadehsaeid@ige.unicamp.br
Region 9: Latin AmericaUniversidade Federal de Mato Grosso do Sul Student Chapter, BrazilGRSNayara Estrabisnayara.estrabis@gmail.com
Region 9: Latin AmericaChile ChapterGRSCarlos Cardenascarlos.cardenas@umag.cl
Region 9: Latin AmericaGuadalajara Chapter, MexicoGRSIván Villalónvillalon29@gmail.com
Region 9: Latin AmericaUniversidad de el Salvador Student Branch, El SalvadorGRSAlba Saraviamarisela.saravia@fia.ues.edu.sv
Region 9: Latin AmericaFacultad Multidisciplinaria de Occidente UES Student Chapter, El SalvadorGRSFernando Gabriel Hernandez Andradefernando.andrade@ieee.org
Region 10: Asia and PacificAll JapanGRSHiroyoshi Yamadayamada@ie.niigata-u.ac.jp
Region 10: Asia and PacificAustralian Capital Territory and New South Wales Chapters, AustraliaGRSXiuping JiaX.JIA@adfa.edu.au
Region 10: Asia and PacificUniversity of New South Wales Student Chapter, AustraliaGRSYiqing Guoyiqing.guo@student.adfa.edu.au
Region 10: Asia and PacificBangalore Chapter, IndiaGRSSaroj K. Mehersaroj.meher@isibang.ac.in
Region 10: Asia and PacificStudent Branch, Beijing Chapter, ChinaGRSFuyou Tiantianfy@radi.ac.cn
Region 10: Asia and PacificBeijing Chapter, ChinaGRSXiaolong Dongdongxiaolong@nssc.ac.cn
Region 10: Asia and PacificBombay Chapter, IndiaGRSAvik Bhattacharyaavikb@csre.iitb.ac.in
Region 10: Asia and PacificChangsha Chapter, ChinaGRSShutao Lishutao_li@hnu.edu.cn
Region 10: Asia and PacificChengdu Chapter, ChinaGRSLing Tongtongling@uestc.edu.cn
Region 10: Asia and PacificGuangzhou Chapter, ChinaGRSJun Lilijun48@mail.sysu.edu.cn
Region 10: Asia and PacificDelhi Chapter, IndiaGRSO.P.N. Callaopnc06@gmail.com
Region 10: Asia and PacificGokaraju Rangaraju Institute of Engineering & Technology – Hyderabad
Student Chapter IndiaGRSK. Abhiram Varmaabhiram040@gmail.com
Region 10: Asia and PacificB V Raju Institute of Technology Hyderabad Student Chapter, IndiaGRSHarshini Parepallyparepallyharshini@gmail.com
Region 10: Asia and PacificGujarat Chapter, IndiaGRSShiv Mohanshivmohan.isro@gmail.com
Region 10: Asia and PacificHarbin Chapter, ChinaGRSBin Zouzoubin@hit.edu.cn
Region 10: Asia and PacificHarbin Student Chapter, ChinaGRSWeike Liliweike_hit@foxmail.com
Region 10: Asia and PacificHyderabad Chapter, IndiaGRS, CISNaresh Mallenahallinaresh.k.m@ieee.org
Region 10: Asia and PacificChangchun Chapter, ChinaGRSXiaofeng Lilixiaofeng@iga.ac.cn
Region 10: Asia and PacificIndonesia ChapterGRS, AESArifin Nugrohoarfnugroho2008@gmail.com
Region 10: Asia and PacificIslamabad Chapter, PakistanGRSFahim Ariffahim@mcs.edu.pk
Region 10: Asia and PacificKolkata Chapter, IndiaGRSPradipta Kumar Nandapknanda.nitrkl@gmail.com
Region 10: Asia and PacificKerala Chapter, IndiaGRSRama Rao Nidamanurirao@iist.ac.in
Region 10: Asia and PacificLanzhou Satellite Chapter, IndiaGRSTao Chechetao@lzb.ac.cn
Region 10: Asia and PacificMadras Chapter, IndiaGRSS. S. Ramakrishnanssramki@gmail.com
Region 10: Asia and PacificMalaysia ChapterGRSEwe Hong Tateweht@utar.edu.my
Region 10: Asia and PacificNanjing Chapter, ChinaGRSTao Chengtcheng@njau.edu.cn
Region 10: Asia and PacificNarula Institute of Technology Student ChapterGRSNilabhra Palnilabhrapal13@gmail.com
Region 10: Asia and PacificNetaji Subhash Engineering College Student BranchGRSArijit Dearijitde33@gmail.com
Region 10: Asia and PacificSeoul Chapter, KoreaGRSHoonyol Leehoonyol@kangwon.ac.kr
Region 10: Asia and PacificShanghai Chapter, ChinaGRSFeng Xufengxu@fudan.edu.cn
Region 10: Asia and PacificSikkim Manipal Institute of Technology Student Branch Chapter, IndiaGRSSwastika Mukhopadhyayswastika1971@gmail.com
Region 10: Asia and PacificSingapore ChapterAES, GRSSiew Kwok LuiLUI_Siew_Kwok@sp.edu.sg
Region 10: Asia and PacificTaipei Chapter, TaiwanGRSYang-Lang Changylchang@ntut.edu.tw
Region 10: Asia and PacificWuhan Chapter, ChinaGRSLiangpei Zhangzlp62@whu.edu.cn
Region 10: Asia and PacificStudent Branch, Wuhan, ChinaGRSYonghao Xuyonghaoxu.whu@gmail.com
Region 10: Asia and PacificXi’an Chapter, ChinaGRSLicheng Jiaolchjiao@mail.xidian.edu.cn
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