Leo Poon

Leo Poon

Leo obtained his MSc in Geomatics from the Hong Kong Polytechnic and BA in Geography from the University of Toronto. He had worked in the land surveying field for 2 years before working as a GIS analyst for another 2 years until now. Leo is now working at the Planning Department of Hong Kong Government to analysis demographic data and land cover information. Leo enjoys photography and believes that photogrammetry is a state-of-the-art approach for us to measure and understand our world in depth. He enjoys cycling and photography in his spare time.

Articles by Leo Poon

Geomagnetic field is a reliable tool for navigation and mapping applications

Our Earth is surrounded by its magnetic field that extends from the planet’s core to the outer space. It is…

Geographic Illiteracy: Can you find Canada on the map?

Study shows 53% of the respondents unable to locate Canada Do you get lost all the time or even have…

Drones: Now and in the Future

The drone industry is rapidly growing and will continue to expand in the future. Various applications, such as commercial delivery,…

How Location-Based Services Can Help to Locate Mass Social Gatherings

Social Distancing and Illegal Assemblies The coronavirus pandemic is changing our living habits. Social distancing measures have been implemented to…