Mr. Hauge has over 30 years with wide professional experience, centring around regional and urban planning, including infrastructure planning and construction, both at regional and municipal level. He has special competence within environmental impact assessments, including the petroleum sector.
Mr Bergheim has more than 15 years of experience as an expert in GIS, database and spatial web applications from more than 100 assignments in 16 other countries in Europe and the Middle East within areas such as: establishment of regional, national and trans-national spatial data infrastructures (SDIs), spatial and societal planning; natural resource management; digitization and presentation of cultural heritage and; e-learning.
Shankar has been working more than 16 years in the field of digital mapping. Started as a core member of a technical team establishing Utility Mapping technology in developing countries has moved forward as task manager and subsequently as project manager. Thorough understanding of GIS and its applications in Urban and Regional planning has been his strength. He has been in the region for more than 15 years and has been working with various projects for Government departments dealing with planning both physical planning and economic planning. Project manager for establishing digital vector maps from Satellite imageries for the Ministry of National Economy, Sultanate of Oman.