Inviting nominations for 2020 GEO Individual Excellence Awards

The board is searching for remarkable individuals whose work is making an impact to improve the planet with Earth observations. One month is left to submit the nominations for the 2020 GEO Individual Excellence Awards.

Inviting nominations for 2020 GEO Individual Excellence Awards
Inviting nominations for 2020 GEO Individual Excellence Awards

Inviting nominations for 2020 GEO Individual Excellence Awards

Launched last year by the GEO Programme Board, the GEO Individual Excellence Awards is presented to individuals in the GEO community who have demonstrated exceptional personal commitment to the GEO mission and vision. The board is searching for remarkable individuals whose work is making an impact to improve the planet with Earth observations. One month is left to submit the nominations for the 2020 GEO Individual Excellence Awards.

Some examples of outstanding accomplishments could include: being instrumental in generating energy within a community that has led to significant progress or achievements; using creative and innovative approaches to achieve collaboration; overcoming administrative, political, institutional or structural barriers to advance the goals of a community; engaging or mentoring youth; advancing a diverse and inclusive GEO.

GEO is calling on the community to put forth nominations and to help them shine a light on the individuals who are an inspiration to all. The deadline to submit nominations is August 31, 2020. All details on how to submit the nomination for the Award are available here.