Maxar CTO Dr. Walter Scott's "Birth of the Remote Sensing Industry" Speech

As the founder of WorldView Imaging, which became DigitalGlobe and then Maxar, Dr. Walter Scott was a preeminent figure in the establishment of the commercial Earth observation industry. His speech details how satellite imagery and analytics evolved from a secretive government enterprise to a multibillion-dollar global industry that has contributed significant societal benefits over 30 years.