TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 30, 2018 — A team comprised of Maxar Technologies‘ (NYSE: MAXR) Radiant Solutions business and partners CosmiQ Works and NVIDIA has received an award from the U.S. Geospatial Intelligence Foundation for the company’s work in GEOINT, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday.
Radiant said Tuesday the SpaceNet project team secured USGIF’s “Industry Achievement Award” during the GEOINT 2018 Symposium based on the group’s efforts to advance machine learning in GEOINT through an open repository of free satellite imagery to support foundational mapping and research and development.
“We see SpaceNet as an important effort to enable developers with the training data and tools to establish commercial benchmarks and create the next generation of innovative computer vision algorithms,” said Tony Frazier, president of Radiant and a 2018 Wash100 awardee.
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