Chris is involved in the development of several OpenSource Projects. He is one of the co-founders of the GeoExt Mobile (GXM) and SHOGun projects and a committer for GeoExt. Furthermore he blogs about tech and is a frequent speaker at international and German conferences (where he shares his love for Open Source).
Chris is settled in the South-West of Germany in the famous wine region "Palatinate". Here he also founded his geomatics office "meggsimum", where he offers services around Open Source based GIS technologies.