OGC’s Dr. Nadine Alameh receives GeoIgnite’s inaugural ‘Diversity in Leadership’ award
OGC CEO recognized for her “extraordinary and unfailing commitment to diversity and inclusion in the workplace and surrounding communities.”
18 July 2019: The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) is proud to announce that OGC CEO Dr. Nadine Alameh has received GeoIgnite’s inaugural Diversity in Leadership Award. The award was presented to Nadine as part of the GeoIgnite 2019 Diversity in Leadership Summit, held last month in Ottawa, Canada.
“At GeoIgnite, we are committed towards motivating and nurturing future diverse talent. We announced the annual Diversity in Leadership Award, which honours a person or an organization affiliated with the geospatial industry for their extraordinary and unfailing commitment to diversity and inclusion in the workplace and surrounding communities,” said Jonathan Murphy of GoGeomatics and President of GeoIgnite.
“As a champion of interoperability and functional diversity, Nadine has a proven record of accomplishment of bridging the gaps between diverse people, data, and technologies to make people's lives better. Nadine's multi-lingual (Arabic, English, French, and American Sign Language) and multi-cultural background, coupled with her passion for people and networking, make her an ideal Cultural Broker,” said Bilyana Anicic, Aurora Consulting, and the GeoIgnite Committee member responsible for the Diversity in Leadership...