1. Brief Introduction

FIMO Center: Building a Nation-wide Spatial Data Infrastructure and Development of Field Monitoring Tools for Environment Management and Disaster Resilience


2. Mission and Vision

The Forefront in Development of Spatial Data Infrastructures and Field Monitoring Tools for Smart Cities and Communities


3. Think globally, Act locally


Open Geospatial Consortium
United Nation – Global Geospatial Information Management Academic Network
GSDI – Global Spatial Data Infrastructure Association


4. Research and Development Activities and Infrastructure


5. Organizational Structure

6. International Professional Organization Membership


Prof. C. Justice, Chairman , Dept. of Geographical  Science,  University of Maryland

Prof. Toshimasa Ohara,

National Institute for Environment Studies, Japan

Prof. Nguyen Viet Ha,

VNU-UET Rector

Prof. Nguyen Ngoc Binh

Director, VNU-IFI

Prof. R. Tateishi, Director, Center for Environmental Remote Sensing, Chiba University, Japan

Prof.Tsuyohi Yamamoto, Hokkaido University, Chairman, Sapporo IT Front, Japan

Prof. Nguyen Thanh Thuy

VNU- UET Vice-Rector

Prof Mai Trong Nhuan,

Vice-Chairman, Vietnam Panel for Climate Change

Prof. Jimmy Chou, Director,

GIS Research Center, Feng Chia University, Taiwan. Asia-Pacific Regional Vice-Chair, Global Spatial Data Infrastructure

Prof. Nobuyoshi Esaki, Executive Vice-President for Planning and Evaluation, Kyoto University, Japan

Prof. Dominique Laffly, University of Toulouse 2, France

Prof. Krishna Vadrevu

Marshall Space Flight Center (MSFC)


7. Global Partners