Ed Parsons

Ed Parsons is the Geospatial Technologist of Google, with responsibility for evangelising Google’s mission to organise the world’s information using geography, and tools including Google Earth and Google Maps. In this role he also maintains links with Universities, Research and Standards Organisations which are involved in the development of Geospatial Technology. Ed is based in Google’s London office, and anywhere else he can plug in his laptop.

Google Publications

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    The Map of the Future May Not Be a Map!

    Ed Parsons

    The Cartographic Journal, vol. 50 No.2 (2013), pp. 182-186

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    Next-generation Digital Earth. A position paper from the Vespucci Initiative for the Advancement of Geographic Information Science

    M. Craglia, M.F. Goodchild, A. Annoni, G. Camara, M. Gould, W. Kuhn, D.M. Mark, I. Masser, D.J. Maguire, S. Liang, E. Parsons

    International Journal of Spatial Data Infrastructure Research, vol. 3 (2008), pp. 146-167