Hi, I'm Ben.

I provide open spatial and data solutions for everyone.

Why open?

I believe in the democratization of knowledge and technology.
I believe in taking down barriers and gatekeepers.
I believe that everyone should be able to work with or make sense of data and spatial information.
With open technologies, we can create solutions that are:


Different people have different problems that require different solutions. There is no one-size fits all.

Bespoke solutions are tailor-fit to your needs because, like suits and dresses, the best solutions rarely come from off-the shelf.


Lower your immediate and future costs by saving on license fees and paying only for what you need, when you need it.

No more overpaying for software -- don't buy the entire toolshed when all you need are three or four tools.


Lack of single-vendor lock-in and license liabilities.

Perfect for small organizations (e.g. NGOs, CSOs, newsrooms), local governments, communities, and people in general who are looking for budget-friendly ways to leverage the power of data and spatial information.

Want to know more?

Curious about how we can collaborate or still need more convincing?


Consulting & Support

Migration, integration, deployment, and maintenance of FOSS4G applications such as QGIS, PostGIS, and GeoNode.

Building data-readiness and data culture.

Education & Training

Basic, advanced, and specialized courses on QGIS, GRASS, GeoServer, PostGIS, GeoNode, Leaflet, Python, R, and many others.

Data literacy and data wrangling workshops.

Development & Innovation

Bespoke desktop, web, and mobile GIS/mapping applications using FOSS4G stack.

Data and spatial applications for academic, socio-economic, and market research.

Analytics & Visualization

Analog and digital cartography. Extracting insights from data. Decision-support systems.

Data storytelling.

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