Speaker Details

Head of Photogrammetry Department, GIS-Sofia.

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Vanya Petrova

With over 20 years of experience in cadastre, geodesy and photogrammetry, especially in digital photogrammetry at “GIS-Sofia” Ltd. Head of the Photogrammetry Department at the municipality company since 2016. A MSc. degree in Geodesy from the University of Architecture, Civil Engineering, and Geodesy in Sofia, Bulgaria. A PhD student in the period of 2010-2014.

Main areas of experience – all processes related to the application of digital photogrammetry in the processing of aerial and satellite images - production of cadastral and topographic maps, orthophotoplans, digital elevation models, etc. Participation in different projects related to geodetic, cadastral and photogrammetric activities. Presentation experience in international and national conferences and events. Over 20 publications in international and local journals.

Selected to have an active part in a local professional organization, mainly within the photogrammetry field. Involved in education, including lecturing and course development in geodesy. Director of a vocational training centre for the period of 2015-2022.