Microsoft + Snow Leopard Trust: Protecting A Threatened Species

Paul Shanahan 

Paul Shanahan 

Intelligent Cloud Business Group Lead

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Snow leopards are one of the most elusive animals on the planet, and finding them is anything but simple. Koustubh Sharma and the scientists at the Snow Leopard Trust use Microsoft AI to analyze camera trap images and generate a database of snow leopard sightings, a process that used to take ten days now takes ten minutes.  More importantly, the Snow Leopard Trust gets access to critical data faster, so they can develop better conservation efforts and protect this threatened species.

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