Tamsin Hodge

Product Owner & STEM Ambassador Co-ordinator - UK Hydrographic Office


Creating marine geospatial services on a data platform

Geospatial data is a hot topic and seen as a key driver to growing the UK’s digital economy. In this talk Tamsin describes how she and her team at the UK Hydrographic Office are using cutting edge Big Data technology, Agile techniques and user centred design to create marine geospatial data services.


  • What will people get from this session?

    Understanding of what geospatial data is. Insight into growing and scaling a data platform. Greater understanding of the marine economy and why it is important.

  • What level of technical ability or prior knowledge of the topic will people need?

    No prior knowledge / entry-level