Dr. Navulur is Sr. Director of Global Strategic Initiatives at Maxar Technologies. He received his PhD from Purdue University and was recognized as 2019 Distinguished Purdue Alumni. He has over 26 years of experience on the Geospatial industry. Dr. Navulur is a member of the board of directors of Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) and represents the commercial remote sensing industry at UNGGIM (UN Group of Experts on Global Geospatial Information Management). He is the author of the book entitled “Multi-Spectral Image Analysis using Object Oriented Paradigm” and holds several patents in the field of remote sensing.