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NATIONAL IMAGERY SUMMIT: LANDSAT AND SOCIETY (USGS), Aug 31-Sept 2, 2021, virtual, 12:00-5:45 pm ET

The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), which operates the Landsat land remote sensing satellites, will hold a virtual National Imagery Summit from August 31-September 2, 2021 to discuss “Landsat and Society.”  The meeting will take place from 12:00-5:45 pm each day.

More information is on the event’s website, which lists these speakers:

Plenary and Panel Speakers include:

  • Waleed Abdalati, Director, Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences, University of Colorado
  • Mariel Borowitz, Georgia Institute of Technology
  • Morgan Crowley, McGill University
  • Mike Egan, Landsat 9 Program Executive, NASA
  • Kate Fickas, University of Massachussetts-Amherst
  • Kass Green, Kass Green and Associates
  • Raed Mansour, Director, Office of Innovation, Chicago Department of Public Health
  • Christopher McGinty, Executive Director, AmericaView consortium
  • Rebecca Moore, Director, Google Earth Engine
  • Ryan Miller, Director of the Treaty Rights and Government Affairs Department, Tulalip Tribes of Washington
  • Dan Morris, Principal Scientist, Microsoft AI for Earth
  • Tim Newman, National Land Imaging Program Manager, USGS
  • Ana Pinheiro Privette, Lead, Amazon Sustainability Initiative
  • James Rattling Leaf, University of Colorado



August 31, 2021 @ 7:30 am
September 2, 2021 @ 11:00 pm