Chief Engagement Officer
Group on Earth Observations (GEO)
Steven Ramage is Chief Engagement Officer at the intergovernmental Group on Earth Observations (GEO) Secretariat in Geneva, Switzerland.
His role involves focusing on the connections between science, technology, policy and decisions in support of more than 100 UN Member States. He is on the Governing Boards of Digital Earth Africa and Digital Earth Pacific, and is a member of the UK Space Agency Earth Observations Advisory Committee.
Steven was an owner/director of 1Spatial (geospatial software development and services company) in the UK for almost 10 years before taking on a role as Executive Director of the Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) working on open standards, and then he was Managing Director of Ordnance Survey International before moving to Geneva in 2016 to work for GEO.
He is a Visiting Professor at the Institute for Future Cities, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow and a Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society (RGS).
He tweets as @steven_ramage and can be reached on LinkedIn via https://fr.linkedin.com/in/stevenr