Dan is an acclaimed left-field composer, spoken-word artist, teacher and writer who divides his time between the great city of Jakarta, Indonesia and the wilds of the Outer Hebrides, Scotland. In addition to Gunung Bagging, Dan is involved with several other cultural and educational websites including World of TEFL. Dan is the lead writer and editor for gunungbagging.com and coordinates content development including the photographic archives. His 2014 expedition project ‘Making Tracks: Researching the Mountains of Malaysia and Indonesia’ was supported by the Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) with a Neville Shulman Challenge Award. He views Gunung Bagging as an extended art project. He is available for consultancy work via email and can be bribed with crates of Bir Bintang.
Andy is a geographical information systems, remote sensing, and knowledge management consultant who has worked and travelled in numerous countries in Asia and Africa. From 2008 to 2011 Andy was Vice President of PT Hatfield Indonesia, an environmental, forestry and geomatics consulting company based in Indonesia. Andy is now a Senior Partner based at Hatfield Consultants’ head office in Vancouver, Canada. Andy completed the Gunung Bagging prominence analysis using software tools and elevation data to systematically identify the Ribus and calculate their elevation and prominence. Andy hopes to continue bagging volcanoes when he visits Indonesia.
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