Speakers: Carlos Silva, PhD

Science Team Lead at Pachama

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Dr. Carlos Silva leads Pachama’s Science Team. He guides the company’s efforts to integrate satellite observations into a platform for scalable, high-quality forest carbon crediting. He holds a PhD in remote sensing and global ecology, and previously worked on the science team of NASA’s GEDI mission, which measures forest structure globally. He also holds a master's degree in economics and public policy, and has developed forest carbon projects for both the voluntary and compliance markets.

On the agenda



  1. Amazon Web Services (AWS)

  2. Caribou Space

  3. Esri

  4. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)

  5. Picterra

  6. Planet

  7. Replicable AI for Microplanning (RAMP)

  8. SparkGeo

  9. United States Agency for International Development (USAID)


  1. Azavea

  2. Capella Space

  3. D4DInsights

  4. Element84

  5. European Space Agency (ESA)

  6. Locana

  7. PLACE

  8. Radiant Earth Foundation

  9. TileDB

  10. Umbra


  1. Cyient

  2. Development Seed

  3. DevGlobal

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