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

Big Data, Rising Tides

In view of the increased vulnerability of cities to climate and disaster risks, accurate and up-to-date geospatial data is fundamental for a more resilient urban planning approach. Publicly available geospatial datasets are increasingly becoming the foundation stone for more informed urban planning... (read more)