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Technical Advisory Committee

The Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) will deliver on the Terms of Reference set out in the Governance Framework. The TAC aims to have diversity across gender, geographic location, sector and data community representation.

The TAC currently has 13 members, and is Co-Chaired by Geoscience Australia and the South Africa National Space Agency.

Representative Organisation
Andiswa Mlisa South Africa National Space Agency (SANSA)
Brian Killough NASA/Committee on Earth Observation Satellites (CEOS)
Ken Mubea Global Partnership for Sustainable Development Data (GPSDD)
Bako Mamane AGRHYMET Regional Centre
Emmanuel Nkurunziza Regional Centre for Mapping Resources for Development (RCMRD)
Patricia Cummens Esri
Stuart Minchin Geoscience Australia
Andre Nonguierma The United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA)
Philip Thigo Thunderbird School of Global Management - Africa
Omar Seidu Ghana National Statistical Service
Yeama Thompson Right to Access Information Commission
Assize Toure Centre de Suivi Ecologique (CSE)
Dr. A. O. Akingbane Africa Regional Institute for Geospatial Information Science and Technology (AFRIGIST)
Stephen Chacha dLab
Solofo Rakotondraompiana University of Antananarivo
Nabil Ben Khatra Sahara and Sahel Observatory