Khun San Aung
Mr. Aung, based in Myanmar, supports in developing geospatial tools, promoting improved information sharing, engaging in capacity building activities for partners in Myanmar through OneMap-Myanmar, maintaining the SERVIR-Mekong data portal, and other tasks related to GIS and remote sensing.
Prior to joining Asian Disaster Preparedness Center (ADPC), Mr. Aung also worked for the Myanmar Information Management Unit, UNPD in Myanmar where he has set up the GIS system and developed data collection and web mapping tools, conducted GIS capacity building for UN Agencies, INGO, LNGO, government departments, developed training materials and coordinated with government departments for the disaster response mappings.
Mr. Aung also worked for Nepal based International Center for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD) where he had developed tools for Satellite image processing for snow products and conducted trainings in Regional Member countries. He also worked as a Project Researcher in Remote Sensing and Geographic Information Systems Field of Study, Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), Thailand.
Mr. Aung holds a B.Sc(Honours) degree in Geology from Taunggyi University, Myanmar and M.Sc degree in Remote Sensing and Geographic Information Systems from Asian Institute of Technology, Bangkok, Thailand. He like music and jokes and enjoys watching adventure/comedy movies.