Past Event

New Research Directions for the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA): A Workshop

Workshop
May 17, 2010 - May 19, 2010

Location: Keck Center of the National Academies
500 Fifth St. NW Washington DC 20001

Public workshop to identify new directions in 5 core areas important to NGA?s R&D directorate, InnoVision, over the next 15 years. The workshop will feature invited presentations and discussions on the following core areas:

- remote sensing and imagery science
- photogrammetry and geomatics
- geodesy and geophysics
- cartographic science
- geographic information systems and geospatial analysis

Link to Workshop White Papers

Workshop Summaries Resulting from this Event

New Research Directions for the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (2010)

The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency within the Department of Defense has the primary mission of providing timely, relevant, and accurate imagery, imagery intelligence, and geospatial information—collectively known as geospatial intelligence—in support of national security. With this goal, the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency sponsors research that builds the scientific foundation for geospatial intelligence, and has historicall... More >>