Laurence Watson

Treebeard Technologies

Bio: Laurence is co-founder and CEO of Treebeard Technologies, a software company making tools for data scientists. He was previously a data scientist at Carbon Tracker, a financial think-tank and Sandbag, an NGO focused on carbon markets. He has a degree in physics from the University of Cambridge and an MSc in Energy Systems from UCL.

Thursday June 18th , 2020
1:00 pm-
2:00 pm
Satellite imagery and machine learning can be used to estimate emissions from coal power plants across the world, and locate solar panels in the UK. Plentiful data, cloud compute, and open source tools means even small teams can do powerful things - in this talk we’ll go through the steps…