OSGeo UK Local Chapter

Minutes of OSGeo:UK 2022 AGM

11th October 2022 at 12pm, online

Officers and Trustees Present

Nick Bearman (Chair), Ant Scott (Secretary), Matt Travis (Treasurer), Alastair Graham, Dave Barter, Tom Chadwin, Joseph Seddon (Committee), James Milner, Paul Wittle, Seraphim Alvanides, Barry Rowlinson.

Apologies for Absence

Alastair Graham, Tom Armitage, Matt Walker


The minutes of the 2021 AGM were approved.

Accounts 2020-2021

The Treasurer presented a summary of the accounts, and these were accepted.

Future Events

Current focus is on FOSS4G:UK Local 2022.

Future events will be considered later in the year - options include a traditional in person, single-venue event, if a group is willing to organise, or a series of events on the lines of FOSS4G:UK Local 2022.

A survey will be carried out after FOSS4G:UK Local 2022 of delegates and mailing list asking for assessment of the event, and views on next year’s event.

Election of Officers

The current officers and committee are all willing to continue, and were elected unopposed. The committee will consider whether to co-opt additional members after FOSS4G:UK Local 2022. Noted that Joseph Seddon is a co-opted non-voting member.

Funding of Open Source Geo Projects

The following decisions were taken on funding.

A total of: £3,874.11.

The Treasurer will process these payments.

For the remaining proposals, the following was decided:

Potentially about £1,000 remaining for allocation at a later date.

Possible funding for next year:


There was no AOB.

Date of next AGM

Agreed that it would be at similar date next year, to be decided.