John Ristevski
co-CEO, earthmine inc


John Ristevski is co-founder and co-CEO of earthmine inc, a Berkeley based company that is “indexing reality”, creating a complete inventory of our urban environment that will support the next generation of web based spatial applications. Prior to earthmine John was Director of R&D at CyArk, where he led the development of the CyArk web portal. John has degrees from the University of California at Berkeley, where his PhD research focused on the application of laser scanning for heritage management, and from the University of Melbourne in Geomatic Engineering and Law and he continues to lecture at Stanford University in the Civil and Environmental Engineering Department.


Location: Salon A-F Level: Intermediate
John Ristevski (earthmine inc), Anthony Fassero (earthmine, inc)
What if we had an accessible and accurate replica of the world? This talk examines the potential of an entirely new base layer of street level 3D information that enables users to not just annotate maps but create entirely new maps, models, and representations of our world. Read more.
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