Technology

June 9, 2021
A satellite image of a remote location
Satellite Imagery Makes Monitoring Remote Locations Easy
The “eyes” in the sky gathering satellite imagery saves time while giving decision-makers accurate change detection and monitoring of any place on earth.
June 1, 2021
Merging Public and Private Spatial Data to Create the Big Picture
The global pandemic has created that opportunity in the world of mapping and earth observation, where technological innovation has seen expertise and information, once dominated by government surveying services, migrate to the private sector.
May 20, 2021
Data is the New Battlefield
I witnessed the first signs of the metaverse two decades ago during a futuristic military experiment at Fort Knox.
May 12, 2021
The Virtual World is Now Real
Welcome to the metaverse, where real-life physical spaces merge with augmented, virtually enhanced spaces to create a blended immersive experience
April 29, 2021
Space: The Next Frontier For Big Data
The world now collects a SkyDome-worth (sorry Rogers Centre) of data from earth observation satellites every two months.
April 19, 2021
3D Planeta One of 50 Global Start-ups at Collision Pitch Competition
The opportunity to invest in building relationships at one of the world’s largest tech conferences will pay dividends as we grow
March 31, 2021
AI Offers Decision Dominance and an Insurmountable Advantage
Success will be determined by how well an organization can bring together multiple sources of information to give it a global view, of land, sea, air, space and cyber (digital).
March 3, 2021
Track the full picture of mining operations from beginning to end
Integrate real-time data related to water stewardship, biodiversity, human health and safety, and Indigenous and community cultural knowledge with 3D mapping to create the most complete record of a mine’s lifecycle, from exploration to reclamation
February 26, 2021
Three Leadership Lessons from the Emerging Technologies Front Line
As the Officer Commanding the Canadian Army’s Army Learning Support Centre (ALSC), I learned how to integrate 3D modeling, gaming, animation and virtual reality into the centuries’ old practise of national defense by blending new tech with traditional values of purpose, respect and empathy.