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Profile of Prof. Hasanuddin Zainal Abidin

Prof. Hasanuddin Zainal Abidin

Head of the Geospatial Information Agency of Indonesia (BIG)

Hasanuddin Z. Abidin is the Head (President) of Geospatial Information Agency (Badan Informasi Geospasial) of Indonesia. He is also a Professor at Bandung Institute of Technology (Institut Teknologi Bandung) in the field of Geodesy. His current research interests are Geospatial Information Development and Infrastructure, One Map Policy, Application of Geospatial Information for Natural Hazard Mitigation and Adaptation.

Recent contributions

Mapping nature - climate change resilience and managing deforestation with geospatial data

Geospatial technology is influential in managing large-scale, complex issues such as the regulation of palm oil plantations in Indonesia.