[Conference-europe] when and where

Mateusz Łoskot mateusz at loskot.net
Mon Aug 25 01:11:54 PDT 2014

On 22 August 2014 16:05, Andrea Aime <andrea.aime at geo-solutions.it> wrote:
> On Fri, Aug 22, 2014 at 4:01 PM, Karel Charvat <charvat at ccss.cz> wrote:
>> OK, I will try to thinking how o organise Commercial track, I need some
>> days to thinking about this. We also need to speak about some good way of
>> promotion. Now many big players, is working with Open Source, for example
>> Atos, Intrasoft and others. They are usually only passive consumers of OS,
>> but on other side, they are important towards, business, INSPIRE, OGC. And
>> of cause main users are SMEs and MicroSMEs. So we can try to organise some
>> section like FOSS for business, business for Open Source.
>> Other aspects, which probably has to be addressed and is specific European
>> and could attract some community and could be good to discuss is OS in
>> European Projects. There is many EC funded project working with GI and
>> almost all are using FOSS. On other side only limited number of core FOSS
>> developers is participating on such projects. SO probably organise such
>> track and also try to invite Commission could be useful. In any case will be
>> good, if anybody from FOSS4GI will go to direct contact with Commission. I
>> am sure, that I will be probably help and advice whom contact on Commission,
>> or eventually made introduction
> Yes, excellent idea :-)

Yes, indeed, thanks!

Best regards,
Mateusz  Łoskot, http://mateusz.loskot.net

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