We talk to business and technology leaders who share analysis, insights, and stories on data science, the Internet of Things, Smart Communities and other forces driving digital transformation and leveraging the power of location intelligence.
Nature Crime: The Role of Data and Science
Conservation social scientist Dr. Meredith Gore explains how data and community-building are helping conservationists more strategically address poaching and natural resource theft.
The Rise of Spatial Data Science
Wendy Keyes, Senior Data Scientist for the Spatial Data Science and Big Data Analytics Team at Esri, explains how today’s explosion in spatial data gives businesses a competitive edge.
Accelerating the Energy Transition on US Roads and Highways
Allie Kelly, Executive Director at The Ray, talks about the advantage of using geospatial technology in the planning and design of sustainable roads and highways.
Mapping and the Quest for Social Justice
Nick Okafor, social justice advocate and instructor at Massachusetts Institute of Technology Office of Engineering Outreach Programs, explains how mapping and spatial analysis are being used to tackle social inequality.
Preserving the Most Beautiful Places on Earth—And the Most Resilient
Mark Anderson, Director of Conservation Science for the Nature Conservancy’s Center for Resilient Conservation Science, discusses the latest findings on climate change-resilient ecosystems.
The Rise of the Geographic Approach in Business and Government
Jerry Johnston, Managing Director at Deloitte & Touche LLP, explains how businesses and governments are combining geography, analytics, and location technology to look at vital parts of our everyday world and create smarter systems.