July 28, 2016
V1 Editorial Director Matt Ball spoke with Magnus Brege, CEO of Vricon. The conversation touches on algorithms, automation, transformation and applications.
May 27, 2016
V1 Editorial Director Matt Ball spoke with Suzette Kimball, USGS director, who has a PhD in environmental sciences with a specialty in coastal processes. The conversation touches on funding, sensing, mapping and public engagement.
March 31, 2016
V1 Editorial Director Matt Ball spoke with Mladen Stojic, president of Hexagon Geospatial, about this transition and the IGNITE contest with significant prize money to spur developers to create applications using the platform.
February 2, 2016
Earth Imaging Journal’s Editorial Director Matt Ball spoke with Bobby Machinski, CEO of Hera Systems, about these new capabilities and the ongoing demand for Earth observation.
December 5, 2015
Earth Imaging Journal’s Editorial Director Matt Ball spoke with Bronwyn Agrios, co-founder of Astro Digital, about the company’s creation of an online image-processing and distribution platform to send real-time alerts when satellite imagery is collected across an area to be monitored.
September 27, 2015
Earth imaging sensors will transfer data much more rapidly once Airbus Defense and Space’s European Data Relay System (EDRS) SpaceDataHighway comes online. The laser-based communications system will provide high-speed data transfer for low Earth orbit satellites as well as unmanned aircraft systems (UASs). Earth Imaging Journal’s Editorial Director Matt Ball spoke with Jörg Herrmann, head
July 13, 2015
Earth Imaging Journal Editorial Director Matt Ball spoke with Jack Dangermond, founder and president of Esri, about the company’s many recent and soon-to-be-released offerings. The conversation ranged from the uptake of Story Maps and a new type of geo-journalism, the meaning of “smart” maps, easing field data collection with apps and the explosion of imagery.
June 9, 2015
Earth Imaging Journal Editorial Director Matt Ball recently spoke with James (Jimi) Crawford, founder and CEO, about the company’s processing power and its ability to provide actionable information to a diverse group of industries.
April 5, 2015
In 2014, Airbus Group restructured its Airbus Defence and Space division to focus on satellites, launchers, military aircraft and missile systems, considering those as areas of future growth. Earth Imaging Journal Editorial Director Matt Ball recently spoke with Bernhard Brenner, head of the Airbus Defence and Space Geo-Intelligence program line about these changes.
February 21, 2015
Last year saw the birth of many new commercial endeavors aimed at taking advantage of the widespread commercialization of space to expand the number of low Earth orbit Earth observation satellite constellations. Satellogic (www.satellogic.com) recently announced plans for a constellation of its own satellites, called CubeBugs, after successfully launching and testing two satellites in 2013.