Events

UrtheCast is set to unveil its First Light videos to a select, invite-only group of media members in New York City this afternoon, June 16, 2015. Captured from the International Space Station, these videos of London, Barcelona, Boston and São Paulo, give us a revealing look at the powerful tools that UrtheCast is set to release to the public — for planet stewardship, for business, for big data analysis, and for the greater public good — all with the aim of democratizing a very powerful perspective on the planet.

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This summer, Science World British Columbia presents Planet Earth — an art exhibit that brings together art and science, exposing the compelling beauty of our planet. Canadian artist Norah Borden is teaming up with UrtheCast to showcase our world from an alternate perspective. This innovative collaboration will feature Norah Borden’s large-scale Planet Earth series of paintings in the atrium, while UrtheCast — the world’s first Ultra HD video platform of Earth streamed from [...]

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UrtheCast To Speak At Dublin’s Web Summit

Theras A. Gordon Wood ‐ Company

Dublin’s Web Summit has quickly become one of the most important web technology conferences in the world — and this year, UrtheCast will take to the MainStage to present the company’s vision for the Earth Observation industry: ‘Your Planet In Near Realtime: Democratizing The View From Space’. Taking place on Wednesday Nov. 5, at 2:40 PM local [...]

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UrtheCast To Present At World Satellite Business Week

Theras A. Gordon Wood ‐ Company

VANCOUVER, Sept. 10, 2014 | UrtheCast Corp. (TSX:UR) (“UrtheCast” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that its President and COO, Wade Larson, will present at World Satellite Business Week in Paris, France on Thursday September 11, 2014 at 11:45AM ET. Mr. Larson will be presenting on the advent of new solutions that are now possible [...]

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GWF 2014: UrtheCast Talks Emerging & Disruptive Technologies

Theras A. Gordon Wood ‐ Company

Taking place this week in Geneva, Switzerland, The Geospatial World Forum (GWF) is one of the world’s most reputable geospatial events, hosting 1200+ attendees and 500+ organizations from across the globe. GWF  2014 marks UrtheCast’s first visit to the conference, where we’re discussing our two ISS cameras and interactive platform, all of which will be instrumental in our [...]

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UrtheCast Features First Light Images At GEOINT 2013

Theras A. Gordon Wood ‐ Company

This week, UrtheCast will be making its first appearance at the largest geospatial event in the U.S. — the annual GEOINT Symposium. Running from April 14 to 17th in Tampa, FL, the conference will welcome geospatial intelligence attendees from across the globe. For those headed to the conference, be sure to visit booth #5061 to view UrtheCast’s first light [...]

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VIDEO: The UrtheCast Camera Launch Event

Theras A. Gordon Wood ‐ Company

Watch the UrtheCast camera launch event, from start to finish. On Nov. 25, 2013 the Progress 53P cargo ship carrying UrtheCast’s cameras reached orbit, following a successful launch from Kazakhstan’s Baikonur Cosmodrome. Travelling aboard a Soyuz rocket, UrtheCast’s two cameras — the world’s first 1-Metre Class, high-resolution Earth video camera and one medium-resolution imaging camera [...]

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VIDEO: UrtheCast Cameras Launch Aboard A Soyuz Rocket

Theras A. Gordon Wood ‐ Company

From a Baikonur bunker, watch as UrtheCast’s two cameras launch into space. Team members from UrtheCast and RAL Space travelled to the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan to watch as UrtheCast’s cameras made their historic launch to the ISS on Nov. 25, 2013. The Progress 53P cargo ship, carrying UrtheCast’s cameras, reached orbit following a successful [...]

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UrtheCast Successfully Launches Its Cameras Into Space

Theras A. Gordon Wood ‐ Company

VANCOUVER, Nov. 25, 2013 | UrtheCast Corp. (TSX:UR) (‘UrtheCast’ or ‘the Company’) is extremely pleased to announce that the Progress 53P cargo ship carrying UrtheCast’s cameras has now reached orbit, following a successful launch from Kazakhstan’s Baikonur Cosmodrome. Travelling aboard a Soyuz rocket, UrtheCast’s two cameras — the world’s first 1-Metre Class, high-resolution Earth video camera and one medium-resolution [...]

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Watch LIVE: The UrtheCast Camera Launch

Theras A. Gordon Wood ‐ Company

On Monday, November 25, UrtheCast will present live the launch of its two cameras from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan, destined for the International Space Station (ISS). Packed within a Progress 53P supply ship, aboard a Soyuz rocket, the cameras will launch at approximately 12:53 PM PT, with the Company’s media event taking place between 11:30 [...]

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