Science and Technology Innovation Program
Earth Observation Satellite Data-Sharing: Policies and Partnerships
When: Monday, July 15, 2013, 12 PM to 2 PM
Where: Carnegie Endowment for Peace, 1779 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington, DC -- Root Room, Second Floor
On Monday, July 15, 2013, Secure World Foundation and the Commons Lab of the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars will co-host a panel discussion, entitled "Earth Observation Satellite Data-Sharing: Policies and Partnerships," from 12 PM to 2 PM. Selected experts will examine issues in sharing Earth observation satellite data, including general challenges for data sharing, problems with coordinating data, questions about how the U.S. government makes data policy sharing decisions and how they relate to the larger international context, and overall assessments about the importance of data-sharing and international cooperation. This panel is intended to focus on unclassified data-sharing in a civil context.
Lunch will be served, but RSVPs are necessary. Please respond by Friday, July 12 here.
Research Analyst, Space Foundation
Vice President of Research and Senior Fellow, Resources for the Future
Program Executive, NASA Earth Science Data Systems
Speakers will include:
- Dr. Mariel John Borowitz, Research Analyst, Space Foundation
- Dr. Molly Macauley, Vice President of Research and Senior Fellow, Resources for the Future
- Dr. Martha Maiden, Program Executive, NASA Earth Science Data Systems
- Mr. Timothy Stryker, Chief of Policy, Plans and Analysis, Land Remote Sensing Program, U.S. Geological Survey
- Moderator: Ms. Tiffany Chow, Project Manager, Secure World Foundation