Prashant Shukle

Prashant Shukle is currently head of the Global Geospatial Group and was the Director-General of the Canada Centre for Mapping and Earth Observation from 2009 to 2019. While in this capacity, he led a major restructuring of Canada’s Federal National Mapping and Earth Observation Functions. His efforts and leadership led to the successful design and implementation of the Federal Geospatial Platform, revitalised ground stations to support the new RadarConstellation Mission; and a reworking of Canada’s foundational geospatial data and standards programs, Geobase and GeoConnections.

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