Computer Vision With OpenStreetMap and SpaceNet — A Comparison

Adam Van Etten
Sep 9, 2019 · 5 min read

Now that the SpaceNet 5 dataset has been released, and the challenge is live on Topcoder, we anticipate a great many insights from this challenge into how well computer vision can automatically extract road networks and travel time estimates.

In support of the SpaceNet 5 challenge, this post seeks to provide motivation as to the utility of this new dataset…