The Value and Utilization of Earth Observation Data

When: Thursday, June 7, 2018

Time: 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Where: World Resources Institute, 10 G St NE, Washington, DC 20002, USA

In partnership with the Society of Satellite Professionals International's Mid-Atlantic chapter and Planet, SWF sponsored a panel discussion on Earth observation data and decision making. Panelists discussed details of the information chain from space to Earth, how satellites are increasingly being used to benefit life on Earth, and how participants can be a part of the growing geospatial community.  Highlights from June 7th Earth Observation Data Utilization Panel


  • Steven Brumby, Co-Founder and Chief Science Advisor; Descartes Labs and WRI Senior Fellow
  • Rich Leshner, VP Government and Regulatory Affairs; Planet
  • Anne Hale Miglarese, Founder and CEO; Radiant Earth
  • Krystal Wilson, Director of Space Applications Programs; Secure World Foundation

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Last updated on August 9, 2018