FOSS4G 2024 has been awarded to Belém, Brazil

We are very happy to share the great news that the 2024 Free and Open Source Software for Geospatial Conference (FOSS4G) has been awarded to Belém (Brazil).

FOSS4G ( is the annual event organized by the Open Source Geospatial Foundation (OSGeo) since 2006 and one of the largest global meetings on geospatial software of the year.

In 2024 FOSS4G will take place at the beginning of December in Belém (Brazil).

Further information will follow in the next months.

After the announcement of the voting result of FOSS4G 2024 the local team announced the following message:


It is with great joy and enthusiasm that we receive the news of the acceptance of the FOSS4G application in Brazil! On behalf of the entire local team, we would like to express our deep gratitude for the recognition and the opportunity to host this prestigious event.

This achievement is the result of a collaborative effort, months of dedication, and careful planning. Knowing that our efforts have been acknowledged and that we will have the honor of welcoming the FOSS4G community is a reason for celebration for all of us.

The local team is overflowing with happiness and commitment to ensure that FOSS4G becomes a memorable and enriching event for all participants. Our mission now is to exceed all expectations and provide a welcoming, inspiring, and full-of-opportunities environment for learning and networking.

Our next step will be to coordinate all logistical details, prepare a diverse and exciting program, and ensure that every aspect of the event is aligned with the values and objectives of FOSS4G.

We deeply appreciate the trust placed in us and eagerly look forward to welcoming everyone involved. We believe that the combination of the richness of our local culture with the global knowledge of the FOSS4G community will result in an enriching and unique experience for all.

Please do not hesitate to contact us for any additional information, suggestions, or ideas that can contribute to the success of this event. We can hardly wait to welcome you here in Brazil and share this memorable moment.

Once again, thank you for allowing us to be part of this incredible event.

With gratitude and enthusiasm,
Tatiana, Andrea, and the team

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