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IVS Organization: Directing Board


The Directing Board determines policies, standards, and goals. The Board is composed of elected, appointed, and ex officio members.

Position Term Name Affiliation Country
IAG Representative ex officio Johannes Böhm TU Vienna Austria
IAU Representative ex officio Patrick Charlot Bordeaux Observatory France
IERS Representative ex officio Rüdiger Haas Onsala Space Observatory, Chalmers University of Technology Sweden
Coordinating Center Director ex officio Dirk Behrend NVI, Inc./Goddard Space Flight Center USA
Office for Outreach and Communications ex officio Nancy Kotary Haystack Observatory USA
Analysis Coordinator permanent John Gipson NVI, Inc./Goddard Space Flight Center USA
Technology Coordinator permanent Gino Tuccari INAF/IRA Italy
Network Coordinator permanent Stuart Weston Auckland University of Technology New Zealand
Networks Representative Feb 2019 to Feb 2023 Hayo Hase Bundesamt für Kartographie und Geodäsie, AGGO Argentina
Networks Representative Feb 2021 to Feb 2025 Pablo de Vicente Instituto Geográfico Nacional Spain
Correlators and Operation Centers Representative Feb 2019 to Feb 2023 David Hall U.S. Naval Observatory USA
Analysis and Data Centers Representative Feb 2019 to Feb 2023 James Anderson GFZ Potsdam Germany
Analysis and Data Centers Representative Feb 2021 to Feb 2025 Oleg Titov Geoscience Australia Australia
Technology Development Centers Representative Feb 2019 to Feb 2023 Chet Ruszczyk Haystack Observatory USA
At Large Member Feb 2021 to Feb 2023 Nadia Shuygina Institute of Applied Astronomy RAS Russia
At Large Member Feb 2021 to Feb 2023 Alet de Witt Hartebeesthoek Radio Astronomy Observatory South Africa
At Large Member Feb 2021 to Feb 2023 Yu Takagi Geospatial Information Authority of Japan Japan

 

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