We are a young team of professionals who share a passion for maps. Our contribution to the geo-community includes work on various open-source and research projects. Our offices are based in Unterägeri, Switzerland and Brno, Czech Republic.
Petr Pridal started Klokan Technologies GmbH in 2010 as a result of his 10 years experience with freelance activities. As an active participant of conferences worldwide, he believes in the importance of widely accessible map tools.
Back in 2010, after years of freelancing, passion for maps was transformed into the company. Connect by heart, the founder, Petr Pridal, gives new company his boy scout nickname, Klokan. And this is the diary of the fantastic journey till these days.
European Space Agency annual award Copernicus Masters was given to KlokanTech team.
TilServer GL enables everyone to host vector map tiles on own infrastructure using open-source technology.
Open-source web service with a database of coordinate systems used in maps worldwide.
Royal Scottish Geographical Society award for contribution development.
The project breathes in life to history by creating the biggest collection of historical maps, searchable by place and historical era.
KlokanTech software showed on the stage by the most signifant player in GIS field.
WebGL Earth brings a world globe for the very first time in the web browser.
Group of people forms around Petr Pridal, who founds Klokan Technologies.