SEATTLE, Wash. – April 22, 2010 – LizardTech, a division of Celartem Inc. and a provider of software solutions for managing and distributing geospatial content, will be exhibiting in booth #214 at the American Society of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ASPRS) 2010 Annual Conference in San Diego, Calif., April 26 -30 at the Town and Country Resort and Convention Center.
"LizardTech is excited to participate in the ASPRS Opportunities for Emerging Geospatial Technologies Annual Conference this year," said Jeff Young, who is responsible for LizardTech’s business development activities and an ASPRS National Director representing the Rocky Mountain Region. "We’re particularly pleased with the conference emphasis on broadened LiDAR applications and image-based sensor innovations. The attendee list also includes several of our existing partners and customers and the Exhibit Hall provides an effective setting to discuss product innovations and future anticipated product initiatives. As an ASPRS sustaining member, LizardTech congratulates the program committee on a great blend of technical tracks and social networking opportunities."
In addition to showcasing their complete line of geospatial software, members of the LizardTech team will be taking part in meetings throughout the conference, including the ESRI User Group Meeting on April 27th from 1:00 – 5:00 p.m. in the California Room. Jon Skiffington, LizardTech’s director of marketing will also be presenting, "Lidar Data Meets the MrSID Format" as part of Commercial Session 1 on April 29th from 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. in the Sheffield Room.
LizardTech’s software line includes LiDAR CompressorT software, designed to turn giant point cloud data sets into efficient MrSIDr files, GeoExpressT software for compression and manipulation, Spatial ExpressT software for storage, and Express ServerT software for high-performance delivery and distribution. Product demonstrations and more information will be available in booth #214 in the Exhibit Hall.
Since 1992, LizardTech has delivered state-of-the-art software products for managing and distributing massive, high-resolution geospatial data such as aerial and satellite imagery and LiDAR data. LizardTech pioneered the MrSIDr technology, a powerful wavelet-based image encoder, viewer, and file format, and sits on the Technical Committee of the Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) for the purpose of extending the capabilities of JPEG 2000 to geospatial applications, driving cross-platform interoperability and rapid Internet distribution for geospatial imagery. LizardTech has offices in Seattle, London and Tokyo and is a division of Celartem Technology Inc., (Hercules: 4330). For more information about LizardTech, visit www.lizardtech.com or call 206-652-5211 or toll free 1-866-725-5211.
Celartem Technology Inc. develops and sells innovative technologies for storage, access
and distribution of rich media content. Celartem has developed technology in the areas of digital image compression, scalable image viewing and secure content distribution and management. Celartem is listed on the Osaka Securities Exchange, Hercules: 4330. Established in 1996, Celartem is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan and has a wholly owned subsidiary, Celartem Inc., with headquarters in Seattle.