Dr. Vladimir Gershenzon

Experience: 

1976-1986 – Space Research Institute of RAS (IKI RAS);

1986-1989 - Institute of Geochemistry and Analytical Chemistry named after Academician V. I. Vernadsky (GEOKHI RAS);

1989-2013 – Founder, Director general of the R&D Center “SCANEX”.

2013-present - Co-founder, Member of the Board of  "SCANEX" Holding.

2017 - present - Co-founder, Director general of the “LoReTT” LLC; Deputy Head of the Center for Business Process Automation of the University of Innopolis; Leading research scientist, Skoltech CDISE.

Public activity: 

  • Expert of Working Group of the Expert Council under the Government of the Russian Federation on the issue of remote sensing of the Earth on the territory of Russia;
  • member of the Committee on social responsibility, philanthropy and patronage of All Russia Social Organization "Business Russia";
  • member of "GIS-Association";
  • Chief Editor of the magazine "Earth from space".

Initiator & co-founder: 

  • ANO "Transparent World" (realizing non-commercial projects in the field of remote sensing of the Earth (RS));
  • "SPUTNIKS" LLC (developing & launching the first Russian private satellite of remote sensing "TablatSat Aurora");
  • "Lorett" LLC (developing ground stations of a new generation for receiving Earth remote sensing data from space "Lorett", "Lentikulyaris", "Milk thistle";
  • "Airtribune" LLC (realizing the project of unique international geo-tricking social network capable of uniting active people of the Earth on one platform);
  • Internet portal "Kosmosnimki.ru" (the first Russian web portal based on satellite imagery and cartographic information).

Awards: 

  • Laureate of the Government of the Russian Federation Award in Science and Technology,
  • Laureate of the Award of the EMERCOM of Russia.

Publications: 

Over 60 publications: articles, monographs, including "Space systems of the Earth remote sensing" (S. V. Garbuk, V. E. Gershenzon, Moscow, publishing house "A" and "B", 1997), a textbook "Information technologies in quality management of environment" (Gershenzon V.E., Smirnova E.V., Elias V.V., Moscow, publishing house “Academy”, 2003); publications in national and international magazines  on technologies for Earth observation from space and their application.

Hobbies:

Skiing, surfing, badminton, yoga, poetry.