[OSGeo-Discuss] Looking for Speakers at the Open Source GIS Track for the 2014 CLSA Conference in Reno, Nevada
cameron.shorter at gmail.com
Mon May 27 13:57:54 PDT 2013
I presented an "Open Source for Surveyors" a while back which you might
want to make use of:
You might also want to draw upon a subset of the OSGeo-Live presentation:
On 28/05/2013 6:41 AM, Peter Baumann wrote:
> Hi Landon,
> while reading your list some tpics come to my mind which might be of
> interest to the audience additionally:
> - Big Data in GIS
> - adding temporal dimensions to Coordinate Reference Systems
> (yes, it's supposed to be plural!)
> - Open standards in GIS - still relevant?
> my 2 cents,
> On 05/27/2013 10:28 PM, Landon Blake wrote:
>> The committee that organizes the Annual California Land Surveyors
>> Association (CLSA) Conference is interested in having a half day or
>> full day event on open source GIS at the 2014 Conference. They've
>> asked me to put together some information about our event schedule
>> and the speakers.
>> I've put up a preliminary event schedule based on a full day event
>> with two tracks here:
>> I've left several open slots. Here are some sample topics that could
>> be plugged into those open slots:
>> - Python scripting with QGIS.
>> - The business case for GIS.
>> - Linear referencing in GIS.
>> - Introduction to QGIS.
>> - GIS database concepts with PostGIS.
>> - Remote sensing with ballons or low cost drones.
>> Other topics might also be acceptable. I'd like to keep the GIS
>> concepts and GIS software parts of the event very simple and easy for
>> beginners. This will have greater appeal for most land surveyors.
>> The last part of the event on GIS programming can be geared towards
>> more experienced GIS users.
>> Let me know if you'd be willing to come out to Reno in the spring to
>> give a talk. I'll get the conference registration waived. (I've got
>> three speakers from our local chapter, but I could use a couple more.)
>> Discuss mailing list
>> Discuss at lists.osgeo.org
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