Speaker Bio & Abstract

Annemarie Klaasse Project Manager
The Netherlands

BiographyAs part of the agricultural and rural development cluster of the European Space Agency (ESA) EO4SD initiative, Annemarie Klaasse aims to mainstream earth observation data in the daily operations of the Multilateral Development Banks.

Annemarie has 18 years of experience in the use of satellite earth observation data and algorithms for environmental applications. In 2005 she joined eLEAF, a high-tech company in satellite services for crop production and water management. Besides her solid technical background, Annemarie is a good communicator that can translate satellite data into valuable information for the end-user.

Annemarie holds a MSc in Soil and Water Conservation & Remote Sensing from Wageningen University (2001), the #1 agricultural university of 2017.