Between 15 and 17 March 2016 TERRASIGNA participated in the Conference on Big Data from Space jointly organized this year by ESA, SatCen, and JRC, in collaboration with the IAC, PCTT and the Council of Tenerife at Auditorio de Tenerife, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain.

Mr. Florin Serban, Managing Director of TERRASIGNA chaired the session on “Big Data Impact on Industry”, as a recognition of TERRASIGNA’S significant contribution within the processing data domain. Given his activities in “big data from space” and the experience in developing educational software, Mr. Florin Serban was also invited, as a member of BDVA, to carry, on behalf of the association, the presentation “Education and Skills: Perspectives from Big Data Value Added Association - BDVA” within the session “Data Science Skills”.

In different sessions of the same conference, TERRASIGNA also had presentations on “DAMATS: Prototype System for Classification in Satellite Image Time Series” that brought in the session “Time Series and Change Detection”, as well as on “OSIRIDE: Prototype System for Content Based Image Retrieval in Satellite Imagery”.