Extracting Road Networks at Scale with SpaceNet

Adam Van Etten
Jul 26, 2019 · 5 min read

The fifth SpaceNet Challenge will launch in just a few weeks, focused on road networks and optimized routing via travel time estimates. In preparation for SpaceNet 5, this post discusses how one might build upon the results from open challenges, such as the first SpaceNet roads challenge (SpaceNet 3).

Specifically, we summarize our arXiv paper from a few months ago (April, 2019)…