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Initiated in 2009, Geospatial World Awards is an internationally-acclaimed private award recognizing exemplary innovations and practices in the global geospatial industry. Conferred under the auspices of Geospatial World Forum every year, Geospatial World Awards has recognized over 150 individuals and organizations under its name til date.

Previous Winners!

Food and Agriculture Organization of United Nations in Agriculture Category

Food and Agriculture Organization of United Nations (FAO) for Agriculture Stress Index System (ASIS) for Global Agriculture Drought Monitoring

Imagem Benelux in Business Intelligence Category
Business Intelligence

Imagem Benelux for Smart City Road Monitor

Junta de Extremadura in Education Category

Junta de Extremadura for Extremadura Didactic Spatial Data Infrastructure

INEGI in Environment Category

INEGI for Information System on Climate Change

Environmental Management Consultants Technologies Inc. in Geospatial Apps Category
Geospatial Apps

Environmental Management Consultants Technologies Inc. for Breathe Easy & Live Better - Environment Info Push App

Yukon Government in Infrastructure Category

Yukon Government for Whitehorse Corridor Alaska Highway Improvement Project in Travel & Tourism Category
Travel & Tourism for Travel Destination Database in Open Data Category
Open Data for - the Austrian Open Government data basemap

Singapore Land Authority in 3D Mapping Category
3D Mapping

Singapore Land Authority for 3D Mapping with Airborne Oblique Imagery and Laser Scanning

PSMA Australia in Big Data Management Category
Big Data Management

PSMA Australia for Geoscape - Capturing Australia's Built Environment

Luciad in Web GIS Category

Luciad for LuciadRIA – 3D Situational Awareness in the Browser

xAd Inc. in Location Intelligence Category
Location Intelligence

xAd Inc. for In-Store, Proximity and Audience targeting technologies

Other Previous Winners!

Geospatial World Awards 2014

  • Agriculture e-Pest Surveillance and Advisory System – Stesalit, India
  • Reinsurance NATHAN Risk Suite– Munich Re, Germany
  • Governance COMCOL Platform: ICT for Social Accountability in Ghana – World Bank & Glonedho, Peoples Dialogue, Local Authorities, Ghana
  • Public Safety Safe City Monitoring System – Federal Department Town and Country Planning, Peninsular Malaysia & Royal Malaysian Police, Malaysia
  • Disaster Monitoring Incident Command GIS System for Improved Disaster Relief and Emergency Rescue – Supergeo&Taipei City Fire Department, Taiwan
  • Environment Monitoring Rural Environmental Cadastre (CAR) – IBAMA, Brazil
  • Law Enforcement Green Wave Operation - Indicator of future deforestation in the Amazon – IBAMA, Brazil
  • Transportation Person trip Data Browser and Space-Time Visualiser – University of Tsukuba, Japan
  • Environment Monitoring Noise Watch Mobile App – European Environment Agency
  • Business Intelligence GNAF in 2013 – PSMA Australia
  • Infrastructure Management 3D Modelisation for the Transports Publics Genevois – HKD Géomatique SA, Transports Publics Genevois (TPG) & Service de la Mensuration Officielle du canton de Genève (SEMO), Switzerland
  • Infrastructure Planning LINZ - Data Service – Land Information New Zealand
  • Cadastral Survey EKadaster – Department of Survey and Mapping Malaysia
  • Mapping Western China Mapping – Chinese Academy of Surveying and Mapping (CASM), China
  • 4th Rwanda Population & Housing Census National Institute of Statistics of Rwanda
  • Land Administration, Valuation and InformationManagement System (LAVIMS) Ministry of Housing and Lands, Mauritius&Astrium
  • 3D Ethics Charter 3D Ethics Charter Committee, Switzerland
  • 'Disaster Risk and Exposure Assessment for Mitigation (DREAM)' DOST, Philippines&National Engineering Center,University of the Philippines - Diliman
  • Network and Centres of Excellencefor Geomedia in Education and Training' European Commission, European Centre of Excellence, Salzburg&European Association of Geographers
  • Cartography Automatic Generalisation of Topographic Maps – Kadaster, The Netherlands
  • Mobile Mapping Georeferenced 360o video – Horus View & Explore B.V. , The Netherlands
  • LiDAR Mapping Systems RIEGL LMS-Q780 – RIEGL LMS Gmbh, Austria
  • Big Data Dutch Satellite Data Portal – Netherlands Space Office, Astrium Services, GEO-Information Division &i-cubed
  • Meteorology MetEye – Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
  • Coastal Zone Mapping and Imaging 'CZMIL: Coastal Zone Mapping and Imaging Lidar – Coastal and Hydraulics Laboratory, US Army Corps of Engineers &Optech, Inc. USA
  • Interoperability GEOSS Brokering Framework – National Research Council, Italy
  • 3D Terrestrial LiDAR Scanner Laser Scanner Focus3D X 330 – FARO Technologies Inc, Germany

Geospatial World Awards 2013

  • Disaster Management and Mitigation Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency - USA and Previstar Inc. USA
  • Agriculture Ministry of Agriculture of the Russian Federation and Sovzond Company Ltd., Russia
  • Environment Protection, Monitoring and Management RIEGL LMS-Q780 – RIEGL LMS Gmbh, Austria
  • Visitor Information Systems Saudi Authority for Tourism and Antiquities, Saudi Arabia
  • Award for: Design, development and implementation of the 'Tourism Map – GIS Based Tourism Information Portal' that provides a map based, dynamic and interactive information to visitors and tourists, resulting in a informed, an enriching, experience.
  • Transportation Management Land Transport Authority of Singapore
  • Urban Planning Norrkopings Kommun, Sweden and Agency9, Sweden
  • Land Management Shenzhen Municipal Commission of Urban Planning and Land Resources
  • Enterprise GIS (Land Records) Directorate of Settlement and Land Records, Government of Goa, India
  • Resources Management: Water Azersu OJSC And Odakent Ltd. , Azerbaijan
  • Utility Services - Water Distribution & Transmission EPCOR Water Services Inc., Canada
  • City Planning and Land Management Al Ain Municipality
  • Standards Agentschap voor Geografische Informatie Vlaanderen (AGIV), Belgium
  • SDI Coordinating Agency for Federal Geographical Information, Switzerland
  • Knowledge Transfer United States National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) and NASA (Earth Science Division-Applied Sciences Program)
  • Geospatial Information Act Indonesia Geospatial Information Agency (BIG)
  • 3D Standards Kadaster, The Netherlands and Geonovum, The Netherlands
  • Image Data Management and Processing Rasdaman GmbH, Germany
  • Sensors Visual Intelligence LLP., USA
  • Surveying RIEGL LMS Gmbh, Austria

Geospatial World Awards 2012

Geospatial World Excellence Awards
  • Application of Geospatial Technology in Urban Planning Gothenburg City, Sweden & AGENCY 9 AB, Sweden
  • Application of Geospatial Technology in Land Administration Sarawak Information Technology Resource Council, Malaysia and Sarawak Information Systems Sendirian Berhad (SAINS), Malaysia
  • Application of Geospatial Technology in Health Services Division of Spatial Information Science, Graduate School of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba, Japan
  • Application of Geospatial Technology in Virtual Reality VALE, Brazil
  • Application of Geospatial Technology in Mining Coal India Ltd.
  • Application of Geospatial Technology in Municipal Services The Abu Dhabi Sewerage Services Company, UAE
  • Application of Geospatial Technology in Utility Services (Power) Alabama Power, USA
  • Application of Geospatial Technology in Oil & Gas Production Qatar Petroleum
  • Application of Geospatial Technology in Mass Media VPRO Broadcasting Corporation, The Netherlands
  • Application of Geospatial Technology in Public Safety British Transport Police
  • Application of Geospatial Technology in Facilities Information System Solidere s.a.l , Lebanon and Khatib & Alami CEC, Lebanon
  • Application of Geospatial Technology in Transportation Management Crossrail Ltd, United Kingdom
Geospatial World Policy Awards
  • Award for Excellence in Geospatial Policy Implementation for 'BILATERAL COOPERATION' International Joint Commission - Canada & USA
  • Exemplary Implementation of Geospatial Policies and Programs PSMA Australia Ltd.
  • Exemplary Implementation of Geospatial Policies and Programs European Commission eContentplus Programme, and EuroGeographics, Belgium
  • Excellence in Geospatial Standards Implementation The 'OneGeology' Project
Geospatial World Innovation Awards
  • Technology Innovation Award for 3D Visualisation and Modelling SOFTOPIA Japan
  • Technology Innovation Award for Mobile Mapping Avenza Systems Inc., Canada
  • Technology Innovation Award for LiDAR Data Processing LASSO, Germany
  • Technology Innovation Award for Photogrammetry Optech, Canada

Geospatial World Awards 2011

Geospatial World Excellence Awards
  • Application of Geospatial Technology in Agriculture Mitr Phol Sugar Corp., Ltd, Thailand
  • Application of Geospatial Technology in Business Intelligence Information Systems Directorate, Ministry of Municipalities and Agricultural Affairs, Bahrain
  • Application of Geospatial Technology in Governance Madhya Pradesh Rural Road Development Authority, Bhopal, INDIA
  • Application of Geospatial Technology in Mineral Exploration & Mining Anglo Platinum Limited, South Africa
  • Application of Geospatial Technology in Transport Management Taipei City Government
  • Application of Geospatial Technology in Utilities Management Equarater (Penang) Sdn. Bhd., MALAYSIA
  • Application of Geospatial Technology in Energy and Power Distribution Spectra Energy, U.S.A
  • Application of Geospatial Technology in Telecommunication Bharti Airtel Limited , India.
  • Application of Geospatial Technology in Land and Resources Management Taranaki Regional Council, New Zealand
Geospatial World Innovation Awards
  • Technology Innovation in Mobile Mapping Data World for the 'Integration of Digital Pen with GIS'
  • Technology Innovation in 3D Mapping Avenion Inc. for the application titled - Avenion 3D Tracing
  • Technology Innovation in Photogrammetry MICROSOFT's VEXCEL IMAGING for the UltraCamXp WA hardware and the MONOLITHIC STITCHING capability of their software
  • Technology Innovation in Remote Sensing DIGITAL GLOBE INC. for the 'WorldView 2 satellite with its unique 8 -bands'
  • Technology Innovation in Web GIS AALTO UNIVERSITY, FINLAND for the development of 'SoftGIS as a bridge-builder in collaborative urban planning
  • Technology Innovation in LiDAR TERRASOLID LTD. for their TERRASOLID SOFTWARE SUITE