Digital Alberta is an industry-led organization devoted to promoting and connecting the thriving digital media community across Alberta, Canada. Through professional development workshops, advocacy work, education, event, and business development activity, Digital Alberta is building the digital media industry provincially and promoting it abroad.
UrtheCast (pronounced “EarthCast”) is a company created around a unique vision: to provide the world’s first live HD video feed of Earth from space. Working with world-class partners, and in exclusive relationship with Russian Aerospace giant RSC Energia, UrtheCast is building, launching, installing, and operating two cameras on the Russian segment of the International Space Station. Video data of Earth collected by the cameras will be downlinked to ground stations around the planet and displayed in near-realtime on the UrtheCast web platform, or distributed directly to exclusive partners and customers.
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