Speaker Bio & Abstract

Rodrigo Almeida Pre-Sales Engineer

BiographyWith a background in Agronomic Engineering and a masters degree in Geo-Information Science from Wageningen University, Rodrigo has been deeply involved in developing costumer relations and use cases in Europe with Planets imagery. Originally from Portugal, started working after his bachelors studies at Agroop, a farm management platform startup, where he was both an Agronomist and Account Manager, engaging with early adopters of the platform and helping the engineering team with feature and improvement requests. After being accepted in the Masters program in the Netherlands, he worked has a Student Assistant in Programming in Python and Geo-Scripting course, and researched during his thesis on gas sensing in orchards for determination of fruit maturity. He moved to Berlin for an internship at Planet where he was at the forefront of our new analytics products and processing capabilities, working closely with the Engineering team to meet costumers needs.