The State of Earth Observation for Global Development

10:00 - 10:45


Bruno Sanchez-Andrade Nuno - Kass Green - Hunter Goldman - Gustavo Faleiros

Moderator: Marc Prioleau

The satellite industry is rapidly advancing – new sensor technology, improved access to imagery, and increased computing power for analysis. Satellite imagery and big data tools provide powerful insights into issues central to global development: climate change, population growth, and natural resource availability. This panel will discuss the current state of play in applying satellite data to development challenges.