The Data Standard

What is geospatial data? with Daniel Pickett
Daniel Pickett, Chief Data & Technology Officer at FreightWaves , sits down with TDS to discuss geospatial data.

Episode Summary

With the focus on innovation and technology in Chattanooga over the last decade and the proliferation of shipping and logistics startups, it shouldn’t come as a surprise to see a company burst onto the scene the way Freightwaves has. If you haven’t heard of them, this podcast episode featuring Daniel Pickett, Chief Data Scientist at Freightwaves, should serve as a great introduction.

In this episode you’ll hear discussion about geospatial data, data intelligence, financial markets, the shipping and logistics industry.

Meet The Host

Catherine Tao

Data scientist at The Data Standard

Catherine Tao is a tech enthusiast looking for new methods for building connections with businesses around the world. Her extensive knowledge of data science allowed her to develop new solutions and implement them into existing ecosystems. She is currently working as a Data scientist and Exclusive Podcast Producer at The Data Standard.

Meet The Guest

Daniel Pickett

Chief Data & Technology Officer at FreightWaves

Experienced leader, focused on quantitative analysis of finance and logistics, impactful customer software experience, and building world-class culture. I've helped scale from hands-on research/analysis/coding up to building high-performing teams. Deep experience with product management, full-stack SDLC, financial/geo/supply-chain data, and converting raw/unstructured data exhaust into actionable insights delivered via cloud-based SaaS platforms.