Glenn Cockerton

Glenn Cockerton

Managing Director, Spatial Vision, Australia


Glenn has been an active supporter of the geospatial information industry throughout his career. Glenn has served multiple terms as a Board member of the Spatial Industries Business Association (SIBA), including as Chair during 2015 and 2016. Glenn is co-Chair of the leadership group that was responsible for the highly regarded 2026 Spatial Industry Transformation and Growth Agenda launched in April 2017. Glenn is currently Deputy Chair for the 2030 Space and Spatial Industry Growth Roadmap. Glenn also serves on the board of Locate Conferences Australia Pty Ltd, the entity established to deliver the industry's annual "Locate" conference series. Glenn is the Chair of the Industry Advisory Committee for the Department of Geospatial Sciences at RMIT, and a member of the Department of Infrastructure Engineering Industry Advisory Board at the University of Melbourne. Glenn was a member of the Victorian Spatial Council for over four and half years, and the recipient of the Surveying and Spatial Science Institute's Victorian Spatial Professional of the Year Award in 2007.

Glenn is a recognised leader in the geospatial information technology industry. Glenn is strategic thinker, advocate and advisor regarding how geospatial and related systems, data and analysis can be utilised to improve organisational decision-making and efficiency, and address some of our most pressing environmental, economic and resource issues. He has over 35 years of experience, gained working in Australia and internationally, both with the private sector and all levels of government.