”Philadelphia – July 10, 2017” – The Open Source Geospatial Foundation is pleased to welcome [https://www.azavea.com Azavea] as a new Silver sponsor. Azavea staff are active in the our community helping organize events such as FOSS4G-NA and OSGeo code sprints.
Azavea is being recognized for 2017 contributions to:
* Silver sponsorship of FOSS4G 2017 in Boston
* Bronze sponsorship of OSGeo code sprint in Daytona
In addition to their financial support of OSGeo, Azavea both contributes to OSGeo projects and leads other open source projects, including: GeoTrellis, Raster Foundry, DistrictBuilder, and OpenTreeMap. They also advocate for open data policies and standards in their native Philadelphia and beyond.
Since 2001 Azavea has been stretching the possibilities of geospatial technology to enable clients to answer complex questions in urban ecosystems, water, infrastructure planning, economic development, public transit, elections, public safety, climate change, and cultural resources management, and more!
Azavea is a [http://www.bcorporation.net/what-are-b-corps certified B corporation] whose mission is to apply geospatial technology for civic, social, and environmental impact. Being a certified B corporation gives us the freedom to make choices in what we work on, how we treat one another and the values we apply each day. This allows us to focus on learning and research, giving back to non-profit organizations and supporting open source and open data communities such as OSGeo.
About Open Source Geospatial Foundation
The Open Source Geospatial Foundation is not-for-profit organization to empower everyone with open source geospatial. The software foundation directly supports projects serving as an outreach and advocacy organization providing financial, organizational and legal support for the open source geospatial community. OSGeo works with our sponsors and partners to foster an open approach to software, standards, data and education.
OSGeo sponsorship is available on an annual basis drawing on your support of foundation projects, events, local chapters and operations. Visit how to become a sponsor for more information.