Speaker Bio & Abstract
BiographyRemco DOST is a senior project manager with eLEAF. Remco is an Agro-Hydrologist, geo-information specialist and project manager with over 20 years of experience in the field of agriculture, Geographic Information Systems and Remote Sensing. His key interest is to convert science into viable agricultural products and services. He has managed, co-organized and participated in complex projects, field campaigns, (university) research and capacity building projects and technical assistance projects for various companies and organizations, such as ESA, EU, ADB and various large agriculture cooperatives and businesses. Remco leads the agricultural and rural development cluster of the European Space Agency (ESA) EO4SD initiative that aims to mainstream earth observation data in the daily operations of the Multilateral Development Banks.