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

Getting Ready for Disaster Events with Remote Sensing

In view of the increased frequency and severity of natural disasters, timely information related to the distribution of vulnerable populations and critical infrastructure is key for effective disaster relief. OpenStreetMap shows great potential to support humanitarian mapping tasks and has provided... (read more)