This talk will focus on how harnessing publicly available sensor data enables to build better applications, what are the operational challenges of oil spill responses, and what kind of sensor networks are being utilized in weather forecasting, environmental monitoring and beyond.
Planet OS is a software platform for real-world sensor data integration, designed for ocean, land, air and space-based applications. Planet OS has developed a powerful suite that combines data mining, integration, search, visualization, analytics and secure data exchange between parties. It offers a single interface to work with all your proprietary (local and remote), commercial or open data.
A robotics engineer and product developer by training, Rainer is an experienced Estonian entrepreneur in Silicon Valley, focused on data-driven businesses that grow enterprise value, and designing human interaction with data. Prior to Planet OS, Sternfeld led ABB Group to establish the world’s first nation-wide fast-charging infrastructure for electric cars. For 5 years, he led ABB Business and Corporate Development initiatives in the Baltic region. He also serves on the Board of Directors of the World Ocean Council, is the co-designer of the Statue of Liberty of Estonia, and has helped to build new businesses in CAD, product design, and industrial machining.