SURV FITKA STEVE BILSHAKKA, PhD, FGEOSON, FIARSA, FICAS, FCIDA,MNIS
Currently Vice- President as well as the Fellow of Geoinformation Society of Nigeria and fellows of the International Association of Research Scholars and Administrators, the Institute of Corporate Administrative Sciences and the Civilian Institute of Democratic Administration. Vice-Chairman of Nigerian Institution of Surveyors, FCT Branch. Geospatial Scientist with Twenty- seven Years’ Experience.
I am an alumnus of prestigious and famous institutions: Kaduna Polytechnic (HND), African Regional Institute for Geospatial Information Science and Technology under the auspices of Obafemi Awolowo University Ile Ife, Osun State (PGD-GIS). Federal University of Technology (PGD-CS), Minna, Niger State. University of Twente (MSc-LA), Enschede. Netherlands. The University of America (PhD), Temecula, California, USA.
I have multi-disciplinary academic and professional background from Surveying and Mapping to Geoinformatics. My research is focused on environmental, disaster management, geospatial-intelligence, socio-economic, and many more for sustainable development and survival of mankind.
An Active Member of International Society of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ISPRS), Nigerian Institution of Surveyors (NIS), America congress on Surveying and Mapping (ACSM), Netherlands Association of Geo-Information Professionals (NAGP), Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS), and many other groups.
Registered Surveyor of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Geoinformatician, Member, Nigeria Institution of Surveyors, Member, Presidential Technical Committee on Land Reform. I am happily married and blessed with children. My hobbies include basketball, reading, making friends and enjoy travelling for tourism