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Andrew Turner is a neogeographer and the CTO of GeoIQ, which brings data and mapping solutions to the mass market through its location analysis software. Andrew is actively involved in open-data projects such as OpenStreetMap and VoteReport, as well as open-source projects like Mapstraction and GeoPress. He has consulted with companies such as MapQuest, the BBC and the UN in developing their geospatial and community components, and he regularly speaks at conferences on the benefits of open-source software and geospatial standards. You can follow him on Twitter or check out the company blog.