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April 22nd, 2019
Pioneer of UAE geospatial technologies gets Lifetime Achievement Award

AMSTERDAM – Lt. General (Retd) Dr. Khalifa Al Romaithi was awarded a Lifetime Achievement Award at the Geospatial World Forum 2019 recently held in Amsterdam. According to Geospatial World, Al Romaithi has been instrumental in advancing the geospatial profession in the Middle East, and is considered as the ‘Father of Geospatial Community’ in the UAE and the region. Read More at Emirates News Agency