Speakers

James Crawford

James Crawford

Founder & CEO, Orbital Insight

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James Crawford is the founder and CEO of Orbital Insight, a geospatial big data company creating actionable data through proprietary deep learning analysis of satellite and UAV images to understand and characterize socio-economic trends at scale. He has two decades of experience leading innovative software projects: empowering farmers with climate data at the Climate Corporation, working to land a commercial robot on the moon at Moon Express, making the world’s books searchable at Google, and managing robotics at NASA Ames Research Center. At Orbital Insight, he’s using software expertise to create a whole new source of market data for all kinds of industries.