O.Univ.Prof. Dr. Walter G. Kropatsch

Current engagements

2014 - 2016 Member of the Maria Petrou Prize Committee of the IAPR (International Association for Pattern Recognition).
2014 - 2016 ICPR 2016: Invited Speakers Chair.
Since 2011 Honorary member of the ÖAGM (see below)
Since 1996 Member of IAPR-TC 15 on 'Graph based Representations'.
Since 1994 FELLOW of IAPR for contributions to image processing and remote sensing and service to the IAPR.
Since 1993 member of the IEEE and the IEEE Computer Society.

And in the past

2010 - 2014 Chair of Advisory Committee of the IAPR
2010 - 2012 Member of Fellow Committee of the IAPR
2008 - 2010 Chair of Fellow Committee of the IAPR
2006 - 2008 Chair of Nominating Committee of the IAPR
2006 - 2008 Past President of the IAPR
2004 - 2006 President of the IAPR.
2004 - 2010 Founder and chairman of the independent nonprofit association "Verein der Freunde und Förderer der PRIP Aktivitäten (PRIP-Club)".
2002 - 2004 1st Vice-President of the IAPR.
2000 - 2004 Member of the Scientific Steering Board of the Austrian Research Centers Seibersdorf (ARCS)
1999 - 2004 Chair of the Scientific Board of the Area Electronics of the Austrian Research Centers Seibersdorf (ARCS)
1998 - 2002 Treasurer of the IAPR.
1996 - 1998 Initiation and chairman of a new IAPR-TC 15 on 'Graph based Representations'.
1996 - 1998 member of IAPR Conferences and Meetings Committee.
1994 - 1996 member of fellow committee of IAPR.
1992 - 1994 Chair of IAPR Conferences and Meetings Committee.
1987 - 1995 Founder and chairman of the independent nonprofit association "Österreichische Arbeitsgemeinschaft für Mustererkennung" (ÖAGM, Austrian Association for Pattern Recognition).
1990 Founding member of the Society of Intelligent Robotics and Expert Systems (SIRES).
1986 - 1990 Chair of IAPR Technical Committee 7 for Remote Sensing.
1986 - 1988 Membership Committee of IAPR.
1984 - 2011 Representative of Austria in the IAPR Governing Board.
1984 - 2011 Member of the governing board of the "Österreichische Arbeitsgemeinschaft für Mustererkennung" (ÖAGM, Austrian Association for Pattern Recognition).
1984 - 1990 IAPR Technical Committee 7 (TC7) for Remote Sensing.