Professional experience

Professional experience
FIG UN Sustainable Development Goals Task Force Member

Aug 2019 – present

The Task Force is here to identify the relevant SDGs for FIG; make assessment of needs, requirements and opportunities for FIG; explore solutions, approaches, curricula and tools to boost the achievement of the SDGs and align with other FIG and global initiatives (GLII, WB, UNGGIM)

Co-Chair of a Working Group in "Learning styles in surveying education"

A new, joint Working Group between FIG Commission 2 and FIG Young Surveyors Network “Learning styles in surveying education”, aiming to research into surveying student learning styles. The Working Group will help in the creation of a global report on surveying education, a key output of Commission 2 for this 4-year term.

Service Designer

Dec 2018 – present

Zagreb, Croatia

Working with organisations to design better services and customer experiences. Helping organisations build capabilities (journey mapping, visual storytelling, in-house design facilitation). Experienced in the finance, insurance, telecommunications and the public sector.

FIG Young Surveyors Network Representative at United Nations Sustainable Development Solutions Network Youth

May 2018 – present

SDSN Youth is an initiative of the UN Sustainable Development Solutions Network. It educates young people about the Sustainable Development Goals and provides opportunities for them to pioneer innovative solutions to address the world’s biggest challenges, empowering them globally to create sustainable development solutions.

Deputy Chair in "Cartography and Young People"

Mar 2016 – present

Zagreb, Croatia

On the 20th Annual Assembly of Croatian Cartographic Society held on 5th of December 2019, I have been elected as a Member of CCS Chairmanship, serving as Deputy Chair in the Area of action “Cartography and Young People”. I will serve on the board from 2020 to 2021.

On the 15th Annual Assembly of Croatian Cartographic Society held on 18th of March 2016, I have been elected as a Member of CCS Chairmanship, serving as Deputy President in the Area of action “Cartography and Education”. I served on the board from 2016 to 2018.

Co-Founder and Creative Design Director

Zagreb, Croatia

Designing personalised, custom-made planners and other stationery for individual clients and business.

UX Design Intern

Aug 2018 – Sep 2019

Zagreb, Croatia

Helping the client enhance their user experience both on their mobile and website platform. During my 6-week internship, I performed market & competitive research and had assembled a UX review for both platforms, with points for improvement.

Geospatial Analyst Intern

Mar 2017 – Sep 2017

Zagreb, Croatia

Worked in the Data Acquisition & Community team. Improved and updated the topology and entities (roads, interests points, etc.) of Croatia on HERE maps. Participated at HERE Summer Camp in Gdansk – see the article on how it was here (pun intended).

General Secretary

My job was to supervise all the meetings of the IGSA and deals with everyday business. I reported about the meeting at the General Assembly. I was also Chair of the Organization Committee and responsible for Sponsors, Technical Events, Social Events, Accounting, Media, Communication, Registration and Logistics of the jubilee 30th International Geodetic Student Meeting which was held in Zagreb from 25 June until 1 July 2017.

Teaching Fellow in "Geodesy"

Oct 2015 – Jan 2017

Zagreb, Croatia

I was a teaching fellow for 2 years at the Faculty of Civil Engineering for the “Geodesy” course. My responsibilities included providing support to the professor during lectures and practicum hours, helping students during the class and grading exams.

Assistant Surveyor

Jul 2016 – Sep 2016

Sydney, Australia

Helped lead surveyors in boundary survey and consolidation, making plans of survey subdivision, doing strata subdivisions etc. Gained experience in Australian land legislation, the Torrens Title Register system and practicum in Landmark. Read about my experience here!

Faculty of Geodesy Student Representative

Oct 2015 – Sep 2016

Zagreb, Croatia

For one academic year I served as a student representative of the Faculty of Geodesy in the Technical Sciences University Council – a council consisting of all the technical faculties in University of Zagreb.

Student Council President

Sep 2015 – Jan 2016

Zagreb, Croatia

The Student Council President is the highest-ranking officer of a student government group at the faculty level. I served a managerial purpose, as a spokesperson of the entire student body. I oversaw the association’s efforts on student activity events and planning, school policy support from students, budget allocation, fiscal planning, recognition of developing issues pertaining to students, and communication between faculty/staff and the student body.

Land Surveyor

Jul 2015 – Oct 2015

Zagreb, Croatia

Worked in the field (boundary survey, consolidation, subdivision) and in the office (making plans). Improved day to day office productivity by creating autoLISP scripts which automated approximately 20% of the work effort in AutoCAD.

Student Ombudsperson

Sep 2015 – Sep 2016

Zagreb, Croatia

I was a resource for all Faculty of Geodesy University of Zagreb students to assist in the resolution of conflicts, concerns, and other problems that they may encounter through the course of University life.

Editor in Chief of Ekscentar

Jan 2016 – Nov 2016

Zagreb, Croatia

I reviewed all the articles and photographs, and provided suggestions about any changes to make before the publication is released. I also had the responsibility of drawing up budget proposals and  oversee all of the other editors of the magazine to ensure that each issue is released on time.

— Chancellor’s Award in the Category “Socially useful work in academia and the wider community” with the project “Ekscentar, the student magazine, 19th issue”, 2017

Chief Graphic Designer of Ekscentar

Jan 2015 – Nov 2016

Zagreb, Croatia

— Chancellor’s Award in the Category “Socially useful work in academia and the wider community” with the project “Ekscentar, the student magazine, 19th issue”, 2017

Head of IT Section

May 2014 – Sep 2017

Zagreb, Croatia

The Student Council of Faculty of Geodesy had a multiple of student sections. I lead the IT section for 3.5 academic years.

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Member of the Faculty Council

Oct 2014 – Sep 2016

Zagreb, Croatia

The Faculty of Geodesy is governed by the Dean and the Faculty Council. It consists of members from the ranks of professors, associates, technical and administrative staff and students, and it generally meets once a month.

For two years, I was a student representative and was included in approving financial plans, course structure, employment and other issues.

Visitor Guide

Jul 2012 – Sep 2013

Sibenik, Croatia

During the summer holidays throughout high-school I would work as a Visitor Guide at the National Park Krka. As I spoke three foreign languages fluently at the time (English, Italian and Spanish), I helped visitors with information, direction and facts about the park. As I was surrounded with a lot of Slavic visitors, I started being conversational with Polish and Slovakian too (they are very similar to Croatian).

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