Spacetimelabs and VanderSat announce partnership to deliver new AI services for agriculture, hydropower and insurance.
June 4, 2019
rtifial Intelligence leader Spacetimelabs and Dutch Earth Observation company VanderSat today announced a strategic partnership to apply Spacetimelabs industry-leading artificial intelligence (AI) and deep learning technologies to VanderSat’s global data service for the agricultural, insurance and hydropower sector. The companies from Brazil and the Netherlands will work to optimize the AI and machine learning (ML) framework aimed at earth observation data.
- Microwave sensing from space gives the most accurate measurement of moisture, biomass and temperatures across the globe
- Integration into Spacetimelabs artificial intelligence platform will lead to highly accurate and actionable forecasting in the hydro-meteorological domain
- Partnership is aimed at agricultural productivity optimization, index insurance development, precision irrigation for forestry, and hydropower applications.
The partnership is already serving global corporations with operational risk management and risk transfer services and will now deepen and accelerate their integration with the help of a Joint Innovation Lab facility in Brazil with the aim of co-developing global risk capabilities, products and services in partnership with leading corporations operating in Brazil.