Data is power, which necessitates ethics, governance and legislation to keep it in check. Luckily there are established guidelines to draw on, the latest of which has been published for the geomatics industry – but it could be improved.
Data-driven workflows form part of most business and operational processes. Decisions made with data affect every aspect of citizens’ lives, something the US Federal Data...
Data ethics concern everyone in an organisation, and places an obligation on everyone. Codifying data ethics will bring consistency and psychological comfort to you and everyone in your organisation working with data.
Copernicus’ Sentinel satellites operate continuously and collect terabytes of data each day for six broad-based services. While beneficial to almost every policy sector, this vast amount of data can overwhelm users unable to quickly