Keith Beckett, Urthecast

Keith Beckett, Urthecast

Keith Beckett, Urthecast

Driven to innovate, Dr. Keith Beckett is Chief Scientist at UrtheCast – Canada’s newest and fastest growing space-based remote sensing company.  Keith’s role at UrtheCast (pronounced Earth Cast) is to develop our strategic vision and maintain a technical focus on serving the current and future needs of our customers through the leveraging the information contained in space-based earth observation imagery, Internet of Things and a multitude of other data sources.  Working in close concert with customers, industry, academia and fellow researchers, Keith enjoys leading multiple research initiatives in developing advanced products and services for agriculture, forestry, water management and many other application areas.

 

Keith’s approach is collaborative and thoughtful as he seeks to achieve value by learning from passionate people, contributing to meaningful concepts and adapting contemporary technology.