Incubator The OSGeo Incubator is run by the Incubation Committee. It is responsible for:

  1. Preparing and recommending incubation process and criteria to the board.

  2. Reviewing applications for incubation and making recommendations to the board on projects that should be admitted into incubation.

  3. Appointing a mentors for incubation projects.

  4. Reviewing progress of projects against incubation requirements, and recommending projects for full project status to the board, when deemed appropriate.

  5. Reporting on the status of projects in incubation and the incubation process to the board periodically (via Chair).

Current members:

  • Bruce Bannerman
  • Bob (CI-StPaul) Basques
  • Landon Blake
  • Howard Butler
  • Arnulf Christl
  • Jody Garnett (chair)
  • Dimitris Kotzinos
  • Tom Kralidis
  • Julien-Samuel Lacroix
  • Mark Lucas
  • Steve Lime
  • Daniel Morissette
  • Markus Schneider
  • Cameron Shorter
  • Norman Vine
  • Frank Warmerdam
Prior members:
  • Robert Bray
  • Chris Holmes
  • Judit Mays
  • Jeff McKenna
  • Markus Neteler
  • Paul Spencer
  • Jeroen Ticheler
Current projects in incubation:

  • GeoNode
  • istSOS
  • MetaCRS
  • Opticks
  • OTB
  • PyWPS
  • TEAM Engine
  • ZOO-Project

Welcome to Incubation

Do you want to join OSGeo?
  1. General Principles of Incubation
  2. Incubation Process
Application process:
  1. Incubator Application Questionnaire
  2. Project Evaluation Criteria
Incubation process:
  1. Project Graduation Checklist
  2. Code Provenance Review Process
Would you like to help new projects?
  1. Incubation Mentor Guidelines
Project care and feeding:
  1. Project Retiring Process

Volunteer with the Incubation

If you would like to take part we are always looking for new members, sign up to the email list, and introduce yourself to volunteer.

Incubator Documents