Prof. Hui Lin from the Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) visited GEOWAY and delivered a professional presentation on June 25th 2012. Currently, Prof. Lin is also the director of the Institute of Space and Earth Information Science in CUHK, academician at the International Eurasian Academy of Sciences (IEAS), director of the Earth Science Information Joint Laboratory by Chinese Academy of sciences (CAS and CUHK) and founding Chairman of CPGIS, contributing significantly to deepening the Chinese cooperation and increasing Chinese influence on GIS field over the world.
Presided by GEOWAY president Mr. Yang Zhang, Prof. Lin shared his career stories and academic ideas with GEOWAY staff, elaborated the GIS development at home and abroad, discussed hot topics on GIS industrialization through his report titled "Are we entering Post-GIS era?'' enlightened and inspired all present GIS practitioners greatly in life, work and technology research.
After the meeting, Prof. Lin and Mr. Zhang took photos together.