Priyanka Kamatkhadpe

Senior Geoinformatics Specialist

A GIS Specialist with close to 6 years of experience, Priyanka has applied Geographic Information System (GIS) and Remote Sensing (RS) techniques to help present solutions to challenges in the areas of Environmental, Urban and Transport Planning.

She uses her specialized knowledge and skills to identify Environmentally & Socially (E&S) sensitive receptors for potential wind farm locations, an ongoing project at EMC. A hands on person, she creates and manages ground surveys of existing land use, GPS surveys, databases, base & thematic maps, land use & cover classification, spatial and temporal analysis, and models for environmental aspects.

Her portfolio covers development of Geo-databases, Master Plans, Development Plans, Zonal Plans, Town Planning Schemes and Bus Rapid Transit Systems (BRTS).

She earned her Master’s in Geomatics and Space Application from CEPT University, Master’s thesis from Space Application Centre (SAC), ISRO, Ahmedabad and a Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Science from M.S. University of Baroda, Gujarat. Her training helped hone analytical and knowledge management skills on research based projects. An avid learner, Priyanka has also completed Post Graduate Programming in .NET Technologies from National Institute of Information Technology (NIIT), Vadodara/Mumbai.

At CEPT University, India, she guided summer Interns on GPS based speed & delay surveys as well as assisted on the development of the GIS curriculum.