Dr. Julia Wagemann is an independent consultant who works across strategy, user engagement and training of Big Earth Data and cloud-based services. Her work is in the intersection between data providers and users aiming to make large volumes of Earth data better accessible and used. For the past four years, she has trained several thousands of Earth Observation and climate data practitioners. Prior to her consulting work, she has worked for the European Space Agency (ESA) and the European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts (ECMWF).
In 2022, she received her PhD from the University of Marburg. In her doctoral research, she started a new research field which aims to better understand user requirements and training needs for Big Earth data and cloud-based services.
By co-founding Women+ in Geospatial she follows her calling to make the geospatial industry and academia more diverse and equal. She currently serves as co-director of the network.