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George's interests are in geographic information systems and its legal implications, environmental law, teaching and learning technical subjects, and how students learn.

He is a research scientist with the Institute for Applied Ecology and the Faculty of ESTeM. His research focuses on the study of the legal and policy issues affecting geographic information science and the practical problems in the application of technology in the creation, use and impact of digital spatial information.

George has taught courses in geographic information systems, environmental law, electronic law for business and government especially e-business and e-commerce and international trade, intellectual property law and the law of cyberspace.

George Cho has held academic teaching and research appointments at various universities including as Research Scholar at the Australian National University, Canberra; Tutor and Lecturer at the University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur; Teaching Assistant at the University of British Columbia, and Visiting Lecturer at Liverpool, England, Maynooth College, National University of Ireland, University of Hanoi, Keele University, England and the University of Canterbury, NZ.

He is the Chair, Academic Board at the University of Canberra.

Research interests:

  • Privacy and intellectual property issues in cyberspace
  • E-commerce and e-business law
  • Geographic information and geospatial analytics

 

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Projects 2000 2001

Research Output 2002 2015

Al in everyday life: critical legal and meta ethical issues

CHO, G. 2015 AI: Law, Philosphy and Geoinformatics. Jankowska, M., Pawelczyk, M. & Kulawiak, M. (eds.). Poland: Polska Fundacja Prawa Konurencji, p. 105-134 30 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Geospatial Information: Emerging Liability Issues

CHO, G. 2014 Geoinformation Law and Practice. Jankowska, M. & PawelCzyk, M. (eds.). Warsaw, Poland: Polska Fundacja Prawa Konkurencji i Regulacji Sektorowej Ius Publicum, p. 146-168 23 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Geospatial Information: Enduring Contractual Issues

CHO, G. 2014 Geoinformation Law and Practice. Jankowska, M. & PawelCzyk, M. (eds.). Warsaw, Poland: Biblioteka Polskiej Fundacji Prawa Konkurencji i Regulacji Sektorowej Ius Publicum, p. 80-103 24 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2 Citations

Some Legal Concerns with the use of Crowd-sourced Geospatial Information

CHO, G. 2014 7th IGRSM International Remote Sensing GIS Conference. UK: IOP Publishing, Vol. 20, p. 1-15 15 p. (IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environmental Science; vol. 20, no. 1)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

liability
governance
Wikipedia
legal protection
citizen

How to determine the economic value of geoinformation in Disaster and Risk Management?

Van Manen, N., Scholten, H., Belinfante, T. & CHO, G. 2013 The Value of Geoinformation for Disaster and Risk Management (VALID): Benefit Analysis and Stakeholder Assessment. Altan, O., Backhaus, R., Boccardo, P., Tonolo, F. G., Trinder, J., Manen, N. V. & Zlatanova, S. (eds.). Denmark: Joint Board of Geospatial Information Societies, p. 10-19 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

disaster management
economics
disaster
management practice
damage