Google Earth Engine: Planetary scale analysis for societal benefit

When:  Mar 29, 2019 from 12:15 PM to 3:45 PM (CT)
Associated with  Community Forum




DIALOGUES ON SUSTAINABILITY IN THE DIGITAL AGE

We invite you to join a dialogue with Noel Gorelick, Google's Chief Extraterrestrial Observer.

Noel will give a brief talk on Google Earth Engine: Planetary scale analysis for societal benefit. He will provide an overview of the Earth Engine platform and how it is being used to address some of society’s biggest challenges. An open discussion will follow.

Earth Engine is a data analysis and visualisation platform built on top of Google’s massive computing infrastructure. Hosting a 25PB catalog of satellite and remote sensing data, Earth Engine helps many thousands of users from around the world measure, monitor and map the environment at planetary scale.

Date:

29.03.19   
/ convene at 12h15 
/ talk starts at 12h30 
/ discussion from 13h15 - 13h45


Light lunch will be provided

RSVP required

Limited space, RSVP by March 27th


Location:

Future Earth Montreal Hub 

Suite 1020, 1250 rue Guy, Montreal, QC

The venue is wheelchair accessible



About the speaker Noel Gorelick has been a software engineer at Google for more than 10 years and is one of the founders of the Earth Engine platform. Prior to Google, he worked on six interplanetary spacecraft missions to help explore Mars, Saturn and the Moon.
About the speaker

Noel Gorelick has been a software engineer at Google for more than 10 years and is one of the founders of the Earth Engine platform. Prior to Google, he worked on six interplanetary spacecraft missions to help explore Mars, Saturn and the Moon.


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Future Earth Montreal Hub
1250 Guy St
Suite 1020
Montreal, QC H3H 2T4
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