Resources

In the Works

Nov. 29, 2017
CosmiQ Works, Radiant Solutions, and NVIDIA announce the launch of their third SpaceNet competition,  “Road Detection and Routing Challenge,” to derive road network and routing information from high-resolution satellite imagery.

Jan. 10, 2017
CosmiQ Works, Digital Globe, and NVIDIA release the successful results of the first SpaceNet Challenge and the next phase of the initiative.

Nov. 16, 2016
Interested in the SpaceNet Challenge? Led by CosmiQ Works, Digital Globe, and NVIDIA and facilitated by Topcoder, this is the first in a series of open innovation competitions focused on developing next generation computer vision algorithms for automated mapping. Experts from the SpaceNet team answer your challenge questions via this chat.

Oct. 26, 2016
Learn more about SpaceNet on AWS, an open corpus for geospatial deep learning presented by CosmiQ Works and Digital Globe at NVIDIA GTC DC.

 

May 16, 2016
Harnessing crowds of humans to train machines

In a partnership with CosmiQ Works and NVIDIA, Digital Globe today announced the inaugural SpaceNet Satellite Imagery Object Detection Challenge.
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Resources

On Our Radar: The New Race for Space
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Excerpt from the IQT Quarterly, “Cosmic Shift: The Commercial Space Revolution”)

Winter-2015_Cosmic_Shift4“President John F. Kennedy, speaking several months after John Glenn’s historic flight aboard Friendship 7, famously proclaimed that, ‘No nation which expects to be the leader of other nations can expect to stay behind in this race for space.’ The origins of the modern space industry are rooted in one of the most renowned global competitions: the race for space between the United States and the former Soviet Union. Fifty years later, a new space race is underway that is being driven not by nations, but by venture-backed startups.”
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Commercial Space Framework
CosmiQ Works believes that a viable commercial space ecosystem depends upon the success of several market sub-segments. CosmiQ Works has developed an overarching framework as a way to visualize the emerging capabilities in commercial space.

IQT Commercial Space Framework