March 23-25, 2020 | Walter E. Washington Convention Center | Washington, DC

Nominate a peer for the third annual Lidar Leader Awards

The third annual Lidar Leader Awards will be presented at the 2020 edition of International Lidar Mapping Forum (ILMF) taking place in Washington, DC. 

The ceremony will honor excellence in five distinct categories:

Outstanding Personal Achievement in Lidar

Eligible individuals must have made a significant impact on their organization or community involving technical excellence, professional development or innovation within the realm of geospatial lidar technology.*

*Please note: self-nominations will be removed.

Outstanding Team Achievement in Lidar

Eligible teams must demonstrate an exceptional achievement in the area of service, project management, product development or other specialty accomplishment within the realm of geospatial lidar technology. Open to private and government organizations, teams of 2-99 members.

Outstanding Enterprise Achievement in Lidar

Eligible organizations must demonstrate exceptional achievement as a group of 100 members or more, in the area of service, project management or product development within the realm of geospatial lidar technology. Open to private and government organizations.

Outstanding Innovation in Lidar

Eligible innovations can qualify from a company or an individual and can be technology, a product, or a business model in the realm of geospatial technologies. The technology, product or business model must be on the market for less than one year, or not yet on the market but demonstrably operational.

Outstanding University Achievement in Lidar

Eligible universities demonstrate exceptional achievement within the realm of lidar technology during five-minute presentations during a session taking place at International Lidar Mapping Forum 2020. University students, professors, and teams are encouraged to present their latest university research during a friendly competition presented in front of a panel of experts and conference attendees.

Propose the problem and your solution clearly and concisely (and quickly!). Presentations will be evaluated on 1) Most commercially feasible; 2) Most innovative use of lidar; and 3) People’s Choice. Open to all universities, students and teams within the university.

Nominations are closed.

The period for nominations has passed. Winners will be announced during a brief awards ceremony held at International LiDAR Mapping Forum from February 5-7 in Denver, CO.

_Online Form – LIDAR Leader Nomination Form

Want to Participate in the University Lightning Round?

A limited number of spots are available in this friendly competition presented in front of a panel of experts and conference attendees at ILMF 2020. For more information, click here. For any additional questions, please contact info@lidarmap.org

2019 Lidar Leader Award Recipients

Karl Heidemann received the Outstanding Personal Achievement in Lidar Award
Barry Behnken of AEye took home the Outstanding Innovation in Lidar Award
The Outstanding Team Achievement in Lidar Award was presented to the Joint Airborne Lidar Bathymetry Center of Expertise (JALBTCX) Team
Andrea Albright of University of Houston accepted the Outstanding University Achievement in Lidar for the Most Innovative Use of Lidar
Rico Richter & Soeren Discher of Hasso Plattner Institut won two Outstanding University Achievement Awards for Most Commercially Feasible and Most Innovative Use of Lidar

2018 Lidar Leader Award Recipients

Dr. David Maune of Dewberry received the Outstanding Personal Achievement in Lidar Award
The North Carolina Statewide LIDAR Collection took home the Outstanding Team Achievement Award  for their project of collecting Next Generation LIDAR for the entire state of NC
The Outstanding Enterprise Achievement Award was presented to USGS for the creation and implementation of the USGS 3D Elevation Program

Submissions will be accepted from October 14 – December 13

Winners will be announced during a brief awards ceremony held at International Lidar Mapping Forum from March 23-25 in Washington, DC.

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