Greg Hammann is the Director of Strategic Business Development and Sustainability at Marine Instruments and is supporting their Electronic Monitoring global initiative. Greg has over 35 years’ experience supporting the international commercial fishing industry, fishing oceanography and remote sensing science and technology. Greg was the founding chief oceanographer and Operations & Engineering Director of the SeaStar Fisheries Information Service at Orbimage/GeoEye. Previously Greg was a Professor & Researcher, and founder of the Fisheries Ecology research group at CICESE, in Baja California, Mexico. Greg enjoyed the experience of being a NMFS Fisheries Observer for the Japanese longline fishery in the Bering Sea and Gulf of Alaska during a two-month deployment. Greg holds a Ph.D. from George Mason University and doctoral studies from the Scripps Institution of Oceanography.