Luke Barrington


Senior Director of Product Management at DigitalGlobe

Presentation Title:

The Location Gold Rush


What You Will Learn:

Map the planet from space with the world’s largest collection of high-resolution satellite imagery.

Real-time response to global events, including wildfires and hurricanes here in Australia.

Using machine learning and crowdsourcing to solve geospatial problems.

Why every app needs a map.

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Luke Barrington Biography

Luke Barrington, PhD runs platform products at DigitalGlobe where he works on making it easy for everyone to access satellite imagery and extract valuable location information. As founder of Tomnod, Luke cultivates a global community who provide crowdsourced geospatial intelligence and respond to global events including the Sampson Flat bushfires and Cyclone Marcia.