The Geospatial Council of Australia (GCA), the peak professional body for the geospatial sector, is pleased to announce the appointment of Claire Gerber as National Events Manager.
Based in Perth, Claire brings over 15 years of extensive experience in event management, most recently serving as the National Events Manager for the National Electrical and Communications Association (NECA). Her role will involve the strategic development and implementation of initiatives, and partnerships, ensuring that events are tailored to meet the needs and interests of GCA members, and the wider geospatial community.
In her previous roles, Claire has successfully orchestrated a wide array of events, including galas, networking functions, seminars, industry awards programs, conferences, and brand activations, both nationally and internationally.
Commenting on Claire’s appointment, Tony Wheeler, CEO of GCA, says, “We are delighted to welcome Claire to our team. Her expertise in event management aligns seamlessly with our commitment to delivering exceptional experiences for our members. Claire’s dedicated focus on events is certain to enhance the vibrancy of our community, providing our members with invaluable opportunities for collaboration and knowledge-sharing within the geospatial industry.”
Commenting on her new role, Claire Gerber states, “I am excited to join the Geospatial Council of Australia and have the opportunity to enhance the events program for our members. My goal is to create meaningful and engaging experiences that bring our community together.”
Claire’s career achievements include successful delivery of member events, management of stakeholder relationships, and strategic development of new initiatives. Her organisational skills, attention to detail, and commitment to member satisfaction make her a valuable addition to the GCA team.