Oliver Roick


Portait of Oliver Roick

I’m a geographer who writes code. Previously, I have built software to document and report on land rights, to support community and participatory mapping, and to analyse and visualise crowd-sourced geographic information. I now work at Development Seed.

I live and work in Melbourne, Australia.

To keep updated with my work, follow me on GitHub, where almost all of my code lives, or subscribe to this site with Atom or RSS.

The best way to get in touch is via email: hi@oliverroick.net


I’m actively maintaining:

Older projects I stopped supporting, either because I changed jobs or because I found the projects were no longer useful, include:


I wrote and published papers on community mapping and volunteered geographic information.