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Course Syllabus

Section 1 Section 2
Overview of the Course and Imagery Imagery in Agriculture: The Crop Doctor is in
Imagery is increasingly integrated in the decision It’s more than hoping, praying, planting, wishing
making process across many industries. The these days for agriculture. Learn how imagery can
analysis of imagery is an efficient way to gain add another dimension to farmers’ in-depth
information that saves time, money and resources. knowledge of their land with information only
In this course we will talk about applications of available through remotely sensed data.
imagery and image analysis to provide solutions to
challenges faced in various industries.

Section 3 Section 4
Imagery in Environmental: Understand the World Imagery in Disaster Management: Plan, Prepare,
Around You Act
Seeing is believing. Remotely sensed data enables Explore how imagery is used prior to events to
you to understand large scale global changes over predict and prepare, during events to mobilize
time that impact our world. Learn to identify and people and resources and make decisions, and
quantify changes in vegetation. after events to mitigate subsequent problems.
Create maps and web apps designed to quickly
disseminate information to decision makers.

Section 5 Section 6
Imagery in Utilities: Keeping the Public Happy Imagery in Insurance: Risky Business
Whether we are talking about poles, pipes or water The world is unpredictable, and imagery can help
tanks, the public expects to have their lights on, gas insurance companies understand risks, make
flowing and clean water. Discover how imagery proactive decisions and uncover fraud. Explore
helps utilities work more efficiently and provide factors considered in risk analyses and factors that
reliable service. contribute to the damage reported in insurance
claims.

Section 7
Imagery in Commercial: Why Are You Watching Me
Imagery helps businesses find customers, monitor
competition and market effectively. Explore how
imagery and demographic data integrate to
provide insights for successful businesses.