ESA and ɸ
09 September 2019
Josef Aschbacher, Director of Earth Observation Programmes at ESA, reflects on last year's ɸ-week, and discusses progress made so far. As this year's ɸ-week kicks off, he looks to the next steps of how Earth observation and the digital revolution can work together. He also mentions a new AI special interest group on space, and an exciting new challenge for the next ɸ-sat.
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A few months from now will see the launch of the first European satellite to demonstrate how onboard artificial intelligence can improve the efficiency of sending Earth observation data back to Earth.