Speaker Bio & Abstract
BiographyJoe is the VP of Commercial Product for Umbra, the world's first commercial provider of 25cm synthetic aperture radar (SAR) satellite data. He’s responsible for making it as easy to order satellite imagery from Umbra as it is to book a hotel room online. Before Umbra, Joe spent five focused on applying machine learning to satellite imagery at Azavea, a custom geospatial software consultancy. In his spare time, he is an active writer and outspoken commentator on the modern business and strategy of mapping and publishes a monthly newsletter on a wide range of mappy topics.