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Esri Honors Dr. John Brockhaus, of the US Military Academy

By [email protected] - 22nd March 2016 - 17:11

At the Esri Federal GIS (FedGIS) Conference in Washington, DC, Esri president Jack Dangermond awarded Dr. John Brockhaus, director of the geospatial program at the United States Military Academy at West Point, with the prestigious Making a Difference Award for inspiring students to serve others. “The United States Military Academy’s geospatial department does an outstanding job of preparing its graduates to use their technical skills to contribute essential services to our nation,” said Dangermond. “Dr. Brockhaus has demonstrated great leadership for a program that supports missions of national importance in the army and well beyond.” Dr. Brockhaus has been director of the Geospatial program within the Department of Geography and Environmental Engineering at West Point for the past 22 years. Throughout his career, he has encouraged students to pursue their interests in geographic information system (GIS) technology and supported their efforts to grow professionally.

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