Geospatial World Forum - Comprehensive Recap of News

If you were not able to attend the Geospatial World Forum in Hyderabad, India last week, we offer this list of our comprehensive coverage including news reports, interviews, videos and podcasts:

Video: Jill Smith, CEO of DigitalGlobe, Positions Company for Growth in the Commercial Satellite Industry

Editor in chief Joe Francica interviews Jill Smith, CEO of DigitalGlobe, to understand her view of the challenges to growth of the commercial satellite industry. The interview was conducted at the Geospatial World Forum in Hyderabad, India.

Video: Interview with Ola Rollѐn, CEO and President, Hexagon AB

Editor in chief Joe Francica interviews Ola Rollѐn, CEO of Hexagon AB, the parent company of geospatial companies that include Intergraph, ERDAS and Leica Geosystems. Rollѐn discusses how Hexagon is leveraging the portfolio of companies that he manages to broaden the scope of geospatial data management.

Video: Kapil Sibal, Minister of Human Resources, Science & Technology Expands Vision of Geospatial Data, Education for India

Kapil Sibal, the Honorable Minister for Human Resources Development, Science & Technology, Earth Sciences, Communications and Information Technology addressed the Geospatial World Forum in Hyderabad, India on January 18, 2011 as the keynote speaker of the conference.

Podcast: Interview with Joel Campbell, President of ERDAS on “The Google Effect” and the Growth of Remote Sensing

Editor in chief Joe Francica interviews Joel Campbell, president of ERDAS, a GIS veteran and they spoke about the growth of the remote sensing business and the drivers of change within this industry.

Podcast: Interview with Terry Moloney, PCI Geomatics CEO, on Driving Image Processing Standards

In this podcast, editor in chief Joe Francica speaks with PCI Geomatics’ CEO Terry Moloney about the new initiatives of PCI in India, OGC standards for image processing, PCI’s relationship with Rolta, and the life of the late Dr. Robert Moses, PCI founder.

News Reports

Indian Infrastructure Development #GWF - All Points Blog Four Drivers for the Geocloud #GWF - All Points Blog

Industry Leaders Look to What’s Next…Cloud? Big Data? #GWF

Remote Sensing, Data Policy Keys Discussions in India #GWF - All ...

GeoEye’s View of the Size of the Satellite Data Business #GWF

Of Climate Change, Environmental Disaster and Geospatial ...


Published Tuesday, January 25th, 2011

Written by Joe Francica