digital earth russiaRussia implements Digital Earth as core concept of new space remote sensing policy simultaneously with the obvious shift to Digital Economy. 2017 becomes the year of official recognition of Digital Earth as a new fundamental paradigm for the Russian space industry. This recognition occurred in the context of rapid progress in the developing of Digital Earth concept by International Society for Digital Earth (ISDE) , and is probably directly related to this process. Particular attention to the concept of Digital Earth in Russia was noted right after the 10th International Symposium on Digital Earth held in Sydney, Australia, on April 3-6, 2017 and foundation of "Digital Silk Road Alliance" at the Symposium, as well as after the announcement of the project «Digital Earth Australia» in the beginning of May, 2017. Read More