About Us

Pooling expertise to secure growth

GEOkomm was founded as the Association for the GeoInformation Business Berlin/Brandenburg in 2002.

The GeoInformation industry in Berlin-Brandenburg provides a centre of excellence with an outstanding national and international significance. An extraordinaire research environment and a high-performance corporate landscape lead to general growth of the geo-information industry as well as to new landmark innovations.  GEOkomm e. V. is shaping this GeoInformation sector for more than 10 years now as a conveyor, partner and a service provider − up-to-date on all relevant levels.

The meaning of spatial information to improve business processes and decisions is undeniable. GeoInformation affects almost every section of everyday life – from your own smart phone up to controlling critical infrastructures. The products and services of this industry can be found in almost every area of daily life.


The main objective of the association:

GEOkomm was founded as a non-profit association. Its articles of association contain the following goals:


Representation of interests and networking

GEOkomm represents the industry vis-à-vis politics and supports the creation of framework conditions for complementary cooperation between economy, science and administration as well as the business models that are hence developed.

 GEOkomm supports networking between the regional expertise as well as the exchange of experience in a regional, national and international context.

GEOkomm provides its members with exclusive access to co-operating partners and networks.

GEOkomm represents the interests of its members on a political level.

GEOkomm initiates networks between all relevant stakeholders.

GEOkomm enables transfer of knowledge between research and economy.

GEOkomm supports innovation.

GEOkomm offers exclusive service to its members.

GEOkomm combines know-how, expert-knowledge and dedication to exploit potentials in order to implement ideas and to create value.


Innovation management

GEOkomm initiates and manages innovation networks for several technology fields.

GEOkomm develops project concepts with its partners for trendsetting GEO-IT applications.

GEOkomm organises the funding and brings together the project partners (SME, Universities and research facilities)

GEOkomm leads and addresses the entire project management.

GEOkomm professionally and competently leads your ideas to success!


GEOkomm education and human resources management

With the GEOkomm Academy the association has many years of experience in vocational training and specialized education programmes for the geo-information sector.

GEOkomm supports companies with tailor-made human resources management know-how.

We enable operational reliefs as well as professional and individual assistance in the recruiting sector and the assurance of employee loyalty through:

  • Effective consulting and individual strategic development
  • Introduction and implementation of appropriate measures
  • Success monitoring
  • Long lasting support


Service for fairs and events

GEOkomm provides platforms for its members and partners for networking and to present their products and achievements.

GEOkomm organises joint stands on national and international trade fairs. For participating members this is an efficient possibility to be present at the leading trade fairs as an exhibitor.

GEOkomm initiates events like forums, parliamentary evenings and workshops and presents itself and its members during important regional and supra-regional events.