Philip Fayad is a MSc Candidate in “Geoinformatics and Geospatial Technologies” at the Department of Civil Engineering and Geomatics of Cyprus University of Technology under the supervision of Prof. Phaedon Kyriakidis. He holds a BSc in “Surveying & Geoinformatics Engineering” from the same Department where he received a “certificate of excellence” based on his academic performance. 

Philip’s main research interests include Geoinformatics, Geostatistics, Spatial Analysis and Geographic Information Systems (GIS). Philip is described as a Science and Technology enthusiast and an environmentally concerned individual, taking part in many awareness activities as well as organizing events (NASA Space Apps Challenge as the main event organizer for Cyprus, TEDx events, etc.) and Workshops (latest: Arduino for Beginners). 

As of October of 2018, Philip is also a member of the Technical Chamber of Cyprus (ETEK).