George Geladze

 

Education:

1992-1997 - Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, Engineer - hydrologist.

 

Work Experience:

2006 - present - Head of the Agency of data computer processing and bases formation, Department of Spatial Information Ministry of Environment Protection and Natural Resources of Georgia.

2004-2006 - Head of the Department of Geoinformatics, Department of Geoinformatics, “Saknapirdatsva”.

2003-2005 - Expert/hydrologist, Georgian International Oil Corporation.

2001-2004 - Leading Specialist, Department of Morphodynamics, “Saknapirdatsva”.

1997-2006 - Junior Research fellow, Department of Karstology - Speleology,  Vakhushti Bagrationi Institute of Geography.

 

Number of publications:

17 including 9 - in the last five years.

2008 - Georgia’s Fresh Water Resource Potential and Management.  Proceedings of the Institute of Hydrometeorology, vol. № 115, Tbilisi.

2008 - Basin Management of Water Resources. Collected Papers of Vakhushti Bagrationi Institute of Geography. New Series № 2 (81), Tbilisi.

2006 - Geo - Information System of Georgia’s Water Resources. Collected Papers of Vakhushti Bagrationi Institute of Geography. New Series № 1 (80), Tbilisi.

2006 - Floods and inundation in the karst caves. Collected Papers of Vakhushti Bagrationi Institute of Geography. New Series № 1 (80), Tbilisi.

2006 - The most important results of speleological researches in Georgia. Collected Papers of Vakhushti Bagrationi Institute of Geography. New Series № 1 (80), Tbilisi.

2004 - The Largest Karst Cavity of Imereti-Tskhaltubo Cave System. "Caves", Perm.

 

Research Projects:

2005-2008 - GIS (Geographic Information System) specialist.   The Black Sea Scientific Network. European Union 6th Framework Program. The European Union.

2006-2008 - Key personnel. Research of Tskaltubo (Kumistavi) unique Cave System and the surrounding speleo-objects and prospects of their economic use. The National Science Foundation of Georgia

 

Participation in the conferences:

2008 - International Conference on “Pressing Problems of the Geography of Mountainous Regions”. Basin Management of Water Resources. Tbilisi.

2008 - Climate, natural resources, natural disasters in the South Caucasus. Georgia’s Fresh Water Resource Potential and Management. Tbilisi.