[OSGeo-Discuss] Nomination of Rafael Moreno-Sanchez as an OSGeo Charter Member

Venkatesh Raghavan raghavan at media.osaka-cu.ac.jp
Tue Sep 5 16:45:16 PDT 2017

+1 to Rafael Moreno-Sanchez nomination as Charter Member.


On 8/29/2017 10:12 AM, Vasile Craciunescu wrote:
> We confirm that Rafael Moreno-Sanchez accepted the nomination by 
> Suchith Anand. The 2017 member nominations list will be updated ASAP [1].
> Best regards,
> Vasile & Jeff
> 2017 OSGeo Elections CROs
> [1] https://wiki.osgeo.org/wiki/New_Member_Nominations_2017
> On 8/26/17 11:02 AM, Suchith Anand wrote:
>> It is my pleasure to nominate Dr. Rafael Moreno-Sanchez, from USA, as 
>> an OSGeo Charter Member.  Rafael is working at the Department of 
>> Geography and Environmental Sciences at the University of Colorado 
>> Denver, USA [1].
>> Rafael is also very active contributor in the OSGeo’s GeoForAll 
>> initiative . Rafael Moreno led the effort to establish the FOSS4G lab 
>> which opened in 2014 in the Department of Geography and Environmental 
>> Sciences at the University of Colorado , USA to fulfill a growing 
>> demand for education, research and service in Free and Open Source 
>> Software for Geospatial applications (FOSS4G) development and 
>> applications by citizens, businesses, governments, educators, 
>> students, researchers and geospatial working professionals in the 
>> Front Range of Colorado and beyond at University of Colorado Denver 
>> and constantly assisting educators and students.
>> Rafael also initiated and leads the GeoForAll's "Open Geospatial 
>> Science & Applications" webinar series [2].  These webinars (and 
>> recordings) are viewed by hundreds of people around the world and 
>> helped us to spread the ideas and philosophy of Openness in 
>> GeoEducation and Research. We are very grateful for his contributions 
>> and help.
>> Thank you Rafael for accepting my request for nomination and for your 
>> contributions to our community.
>> Best wishes,
>> Suchith
>> [1] 
>> http://opensourcegeospatial.icaci.org/2017/02/geoambassador-dr-rafael-moreno-sanchez/ 
>> [2] http://www.geoforall.org/webinars/
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