Biography

Ran Goldblatt is a GIS and remote sensing analyst with more than 20 years of experience in geospatial analysis and geospatial data management. He currently works as a remote sensing scientist and senior consultant at New Light Technologies, a company that provides comprehensive information technology solutions for clients in the public, private and non-profit sectors.

Articles

Standardizing Remote Sensing Data Collection at FEMA

During a disastrous event such as a major hurricane, wildfire, catastrophic flooding or a destructive earthquake, first responders must quickly understand the magnitude and the nature of the event and its impacts upon citizens and communities. Remotely sensed data can be crucial for preliminary awar... (read more)