[OSGeo-Discuss] [Election 2016] Board Nomination for Massimiliano Cannata

andrea antonello andrea.antonello at gmail.com
Tue Sep 20 01:47:41 PDT 2016

I strongly support Massimiliano's nomination and am glad he stands for it.
I think his attention for both the academic and business side of
things is a great asset for our community.

Andrea Antonello

On Fri, Sep 9, 2016 at 9:40 PM, Jorge Sanz <jsanz at osgeo.org> wrote:
> Find below Massimiliano Cannata nomination to the Board of Directors by
> Gérald Fenoy.
> Best
> Jorge
> CRO 2016
> ---------- Mensaje reenviado ----------
> De: "Fenoy Gerald" <gerald.fenoy at geolabs.fr>
> Fecha: 9 sept. 2016 15:39
> Asunto: Board nomination
> Para: "Vasile Craciunescu" <cro at osgeo.org>
> Cc:
>> Dear Cro,
>> please find bellow my nomination.
>> Hello OSGeo community,
>> I would like to nominate Massimiliano Cannata aka "Maxi" from Switzerland
>> as board member.
>> Maxi is the leader of the geomatic division from the institute of Earth
>> Sciences SUPSI. I had the pleasure of working with Maxi on the OSGeo board
>> and greatly admire his dedication to the OSGeo community, logical approach
>> and a keen knack of getting things done. He is deeply involved in OSGeo and
>> FOSS4G at various level and is always willing to help and provide his
>> relevant input on so many different topics, which sounds very important for
>> a board member. He has proved his dedication to OSGeo during his term by
>> being always constructive in the discussion and taking part of various
>> committees, such as the United Nations committee for which he is now the
>> co-chair. He is also involved in various projects at various level, the
>> first which come to my mind is the istSOS project that he is leading with
>> his team and his growing community, a workshop for istSOS is handled every
>> year for at least 3 years during the FOSS4G. He is also involved in the
>> ZOO-Project PSC since 2010 and was in the GRASS PSC from 2006 to 2016. His
>> amazing knowledge about how things works in OSGeo or should work for the
>> better, his dedication and his capability to work and discuss openly with
>> different kind of people prove that he is a real asset for the OSGeo board.
>> His personal OSGeo wiki page can be found here [1]
>> Best regards,
>> [1] https://wiki.osgeo.org/wiki/Massimiliano_Cannata
>> Gérald Fenoy
>> http://wiki.osgeo.org/wiki/User:Djay
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