[Belgium] Request for promotional budget : A table at Begeo (500 €)

Moritz Lennert mlennert at club.worldonline.be
Tue Feb 14 02:41:30 PST 2017

P.S. This said, I think that there are still many people out there who 
have the problem of "if I use open source, who can I call when I have an 
issue ?". Maybe this slot could also be used to present something about 
the fact that more and more firms propose open source solutions with 
support ?

On 14/02/17 11:39, Moritz Lennert wrote:
> On 14/02/17 11:07, Johan Van de Wauw wrote:
>> Dirk,
>> For the closing session I don't think the economics of open source is
>> really what the begeo audience is looking for.
>> I would suggest a QA session, QA session: how can I do xxx in open source GIS.
>> People could send in questions by mail or on the booth/during the
>> track (on a flipchart/...), and we can try to suggest them approaches
>> to solve their problems.
>> We can always prepare some questions ourselves (eg how to contribute
>> /....) to make sure we have enough content.
> I like the idea, but we would have to be very careful that this does not
> degenerate into a "I tried to this in QGIS, but got an error message"
> type of session. IMHO, it should rather be something like "What solution
> does foss4g offer for this and this task ?". So, we should definitely
> have a series of questions in reserve !
> Do I understand correctly that your talk entitled "Open source solutions
> for the Geo Domain" is the classic OSGeo-Live presentation ?
> Moritz

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