The IIMS Canada Branch has its own constitution and operates independently, yet under the umbrella and with the support of the IIMS Head Office in the UK and its resources.
The branch operates under the direction of a Regional Director and is managed by a Chairman and supporting committee.
The aim of the IIMS Canada Branch is to promote the practice of marine surveying throughout Canada and to support its members locally. Furthermore it seeks to develop and enhance the competency and knowledge of its members through the provision of education, training and seminars, events and networking opportunities.
Officers and Officials of IIMS Canada Branch
IIMS Canada Branch Committee and Officers
Chairman: Ed O’Connor
Secretary: Barry Andrews
Treasurer: Jostein Hoddevik
Committee members (West): Ian Hopkinson, George Geatros
Committee members (East): Said Nassif, Ronald De Bakker
Capt. Andrew Frank Korek
IIMS Canada Regional Director