RoboticsCats Go Austria Spring 2022

RoboticsCats Go Austria Spring 2022

It is our honor that RoboticsCats is one of the 17 Asia deep tech startups participating in the Go Austria Spring 2022 program organized by Global Incubator Network Austria (GIN). I will join the other entrepreneurs to visit Vienna this June to meet potential customers and business partners in Austria…
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LookOut HTTP GET image input method

LookOut HTTP GET image input method

LookOut wildfire detection SaaS now supports live web photos as image inputs. LookOut will detect early-stage wildfires in web images. There are tens of thousands of websites that provide live photos (updated every few seconds or minutes) captured by surveillance cameras in different parts of the world. Some photos show…
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NDK detects early-stage forest fires in Korea

NDK detects early-stage forest fires in Korea

좋은 아침. The land area of South Korea (Republic of Korean) is about 10.0Mha. According to GlobalForestWatch and FOA, there was 6.18Mha of forest in South Korea in 2015, and 3.46Mha was primary forest. There are eight provinces in South Korea, and three of them - Gangwon (1.33Mha), North Gyeongsang…
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How to Test Wildfire Detection System

How to Test Wildfire Detection System

We worked with our partners to conduct fire tests in different markets over the years - Hong Kong, Indonesia, Thailand, Vietnam, Canada, Mexico, Brazil, Uruguay, Portugal, Latvia, Greece, etc. We did fire tests for several purposes: product evaluations, UAT (user acceptance test), annual product maintenance, and AI model training. We…
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Precise Operation LookOut for Wildfires in Mozambique

Precise Operation LookOut for Wildfires in Mozambique

Ola. It is our pleasure to partner with Precise Operation to provide LookOut wildfire detection service in Mozambique. There are serious forest fire problems in Africa. 489 million hectares of land burned in Africa in 2016, about 16% of the continent’s total area. 80% of the wildfires are small fires…
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CIEMSA protects Cabo Polonio National Park from Wildland Fire

CIEMSA protects Cabo Polonio National Park from Wildland Fire

In January 2022, our partner CIEMSA deployed new LookOut wildfire detection systems in Uruguay. We teamed up with CIEMSA to deploy the first LookOut wildfire detection system in Uruguay last June. LookOut worked off-the-shelf in Uruguay. LookOut detected many prescribed fires in Piriapolis. The detection performance was outstanding. CIEMSA and…
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RoboticsCats join SilvaTech to Accelerate Foresttech

RoboticsCats join SilvaTech to Accelerate Foresttech

Sveiki! 2022 is an exciting year! We start the journey from Latvia with a new role. We are one of the ten SilvaTech Growth Accelerator cohorts! SilvaTech is a free international startup acceleration program powered by JSC Latvia's State Forests (LVM) and Startup Wise Guys (SWG) accelerator to promote innovation…
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Leitek Protects Portugal Forests from Wildfires using AI

Leitek Protects Portugal Forests from Wildfires using AI

Our partner Leitek Innovative Solutions recently supplied and deployed in the Portuguese Island of Madeira our AI early wildfire detection systems in more areas to protect the environment and communities in Madeira. The contract was signed with the Regional Government of Madeira. Figure 1: One of the new camera systems…
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Wildfire Hotspots Around the World

Wildfire Hotspots Around the World

Wildfires can happen almost anywhere, often as a result of human carelessness, however, some areas around the world are more prone to wildfires than others. These may be due to climate, land use, and other factors. West Coast of the United States The West Coast of the United States is…
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LookOut protects Vietnam power lines from wildfire

LookOut protects Vietnam power lines from wildfire

Vietnam is a major industrial nation in Southeast Asia, with a land area of  331,699 km2 and a population of 96 millions. The forest cover is about 14.5millions hectares, more than half of the country According to the Forestry Department under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, the peak wildfire season…
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