[OSGeo Africa] FOSS4G conference: Early Bird discount closes this Friday!

Gavin Fleming GavinF at mintek.co.za
Mon Aug 3 08:36:54 EDT 2009

Sydney, Australia. 3 August 2009. http://2009.foss4g.org

If you plan to come to Sydney, Australia for the Free and Open Source 
Software for Geospatial (FOSS4G) conference in October this year, then 
you best register right now, as early bird registration ends this Friday

7 August 2009.


FOSS4G is the international Free and Open Source Software for Geospatial

conference, which comes to Sydney, Australia, 20-23 October 2009. FOSS4G

offers presentations, workshops, demos, install-fests, and acode sprint.

It is presented by the world's best Developers, Policy Makers, Sponsors 
and Geospatial Professionals and includes the latest geospatial 
applications, standards, government programs, business processes and 
case studies. Topics include mobile platforms, location based 
applications, crowd sourcing, cloud computing, development, spatial 
standards, integration of cross-agency data, Spatial Data 
Infrastructures, Sensor Webs, Web Processing Services, Integration of 
Open Source and Proprietary Software and more.

    Upcoming milestones

    * 7 Aug 2009, *Early bird registration deadline*
    * 14 Sep 2009, *Completed program available*
    * 20 Oct 2009, FOSS4G Workshop
    * 21-23 Oct 2009, FOSS4G Presentations and Tutorials
    * 24 Oct 2009, FOSS4G Code Sprint

    Media Sponsors

    * Position Magazine: http://www.positionmag.com.au/
    * Asian Surveying and Mapping Newsletter: http://www.asmmag.com
    * Geoconnexions Magazine: http://www.geoconnexion.com/
    * Directions Magazine: http://directionsmag.com/
    * GIS Development: http://gisdevelopment.net/
    * Baliz Media: http://www.BALIZ-MEDIA.com/


For more information or to keep informed from the FOSS4G Organising 
Committee, join our email list or twitter feed at: 

or contact:

Cameron Shorter, Chair of the FOSS4G Organising Committee and Geospatial

Systems Architect at LISAsoft

tel +61-2-8570-5050

c a m e r o n . s h o r t e r @ l i s a s o f t . c o m

Cameron Shorter
Geospatial Systems Architect
Tel: +61 (0)2 8570 5050
Mob: +61 (0)419 142 254

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