Dr. Luc Anselin is the recipient of the 2022 Waldo Tobler Giscience Prize of the Austrian Academy of Sciences. The Waldo Tobler GIScience Prize of the Austrian Academy of Sciences (ÖAW) has been created by the ÖAW Commission for GIScience to encourage scientific advancement in the disciplines of Geoinformatics and/or Geographic Information Science.

The prize is awarded annually or bi-annually to an individual who has displayed outstanding and sustained contributions to the discipline worthy of inspiring young scientists in Geoinformatics or Geographic Information Science, and has accomplished significant advances in these fields.

You can read more about Dr. Anselin’s award here https://www.oeaw.ac.at/giscience/aktivitaeten/waldo-tobler-awards/laureates.