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Tapping into the Maritime-Tracking Space Race

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http://www.institutionalinvestor.com - Fred R. Bleakley
Companies like exactEarth, Orbcomm and Spire Global have deployed satellite networks to collect data on shipping traffic for government and commercial users.
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The quest to turn big data on cargo shipping into winning trading strategies would not be possible if not for recent advances in satellites, microprocessing and analytics. One of the pioneers in the field is Peter Mabson, president of Cambridge, Ontario-based exactEarth, founded in 2009 by Canadian space hardware manufacturer COM DEV International. ... Read more about Tapping into the Maritime-Tracking Space Race

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Michael Russell

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Michael Russell

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Kelly Cunningham

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Kelly Cunningham

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Economist & Senior Fellow - Institute for Policy Research

Kelly Cunningham is the former chief economist and research director for the San Diego Regional Chamber of Commerce, where he established a reputation for his understanding and expertise of San Diego's regional economy. He was also supervising economist at the City of San Diego and research analyst for Copley Press, Inc. ... Read more about Kelly Cunningham

Eric Busboom

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Eric Busboom

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Director - San Diego Regional Data Library

The San Diego Regional Data Library helps civic and social organizations get the data they need to tell their stories to the public, policymakers and their funders. We acquire data, clean and publish it, and run public data analysis projects to teach citizens how to use data to better understand their communities. ... Read more about Eric Busboom

Raymond Moberly

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Raymond Moberly

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Principal Consultant - Faster Logic, LLC

Dr. Moberly is subject matter expert in all fields of Information Theory (error correction, cryptography, and data compression). His research for GENI engages his experience with databases, mathematical optimization, and graph and hypergraph algorithms.  Raymond holds a bachelor's degree in engineering from Caltech, masters in applied mathematics from San Diego State University, and a doctorate in computational science from the Claremont Graduate University. ... Read more about Raymond Moberly

Sustainability Metrics

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Dan Noble, San Diego Regional Sustainability Partnership (SDRSP)

Sustainability Metrics, a process overview from Dan Noble, on the San Diego Regional Sustainability Partnership (SDRSP) process 2007-2009. ... Read more about Sustainability Metrics

8 maps that will change the way you look at Africa

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www.one.org
maps that will change the way you look at Africa
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You already know that Africa isn’t a country. But what else? Check out these maps and put the continent’s population, income, growth, and potential into context.

 

1. Where the world’s 7 billion live

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Joined Project of EU and UN-ISDR for Disaster Risk Reduction

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http://www.unisdr.org/we/inform/terminology

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Joined Project of EU and UN-ISDR for Disaster Risk Reduction

This image shows an example of a cooperation between the EU and UN-ISDR to develop strategies to reduce the risk of a disaster in the European Union. ... Read more about Joined Project of EU and UN-ISDR for Disaster Risk Reduction

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