Waterloo, ON, October 24, 2017: Maerospace Corporation, a leading international provider of AIS-based ship tracking and predictive analytics, has expanded its Board of Advisors to include Dr. Tony Ponsford, a globally-recognized expert in maritime tracking and data fusion. According to Eric Meger, CEO of Maerospace, “We are very excited to welcome Tony to the team. His insight and expertise in the rapidly growing field of multi-sensor fusion will be invaluable in progressing our goal to improve maritime situation awareness globally.”
Dr. Tony Ponsford was formerly the Principal Engineering Fellow and Technical Director at Raytheon Canada Ltd. where he was instrumental in developing and deploying long-range surveillance radar systems. He is also an IEEE Distinguished Lecturer on Maritime Domain Awareness and a key leader in the Canadian Tracking and Fusion Group, an industry expert’s association advancing the state of the art in the field.
Dr. Ponsford has published multiple technology and maritime-related papers and is a regular contributor to national and international forums on maritime domain awareness.
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