About Hal Seki has been working for mobile-web companies as a Geo Developer since 2002. Currently he is a CEO of Georepublic Japan. Besides his company, he is well known as a community manager in Japan. He is a representative of Code for Japan, a nonprofit organization which aims to promote Civic-Tech culture in Japan, and being the organizer of Geomedia Summit, a Japanese largest free conference for Geo-web industries, and supporting the OpenStreetMap Foundation Japan.
Also, He is entitled as Ushahidi Certificated Developer since he has been a managing director of Sinsai.info, a cloud sourcing crisis information collecting platform using Ushahidi since 2010.