[OSGeo-Discuss] FOSS4G in Ecuador?

Cameron Shorter cameron.shorter at gmail.com
Wed Dec 7 11:10:37 PST 2016


Guillermo,

If you wish to start with a presentation about the stack of open source 
GIS software, you might want to draw upon the OSGeo-Live presentation:

https://live.osgeo.org/en/presentation/index.html#/

Feel free to change it any way you like.

Warm regards, Cameron


On 8/12/2016 2:04 AM, Guillermo Pizarro wrote:
> Thanks everybody,
>
> I work at Universidad Polit├ęcnica Salesiana (UPS) in Ecuador and I'm 
> going to present a formal propose to organize FOSS4G-EC next year.
>
> But, I'd like to begin with something more simple before FOSS4G-EC, 
> something like a meeting about a topic in specific. I'll keep in touch 
> with you, your recommendations are significant to me.
>
> Best,
> Guillermo
>
>
> 2016-12-07 9:40 GMT-05:00 Venkatesh Raghavan 
> <raghavan at media.osaka-cu.ac.jp <mailto:raghavan at media.osaka-cu.ac.jp>>:
>
>     On 12/7/2016 10:50 PM, Dan Little wrote:
>
>         This is literally the most Jeff McKenna question every asked
>         on the
>         mailing list.
>
>     Agree with that!
>
>     Guillermo, best of luck for organizing FOSS4G-EC.
>     Let us know if you need any help. You can also
>     think of an wiki-page like our friends are done
>     for FOSS4G-EU 2017 [1] and requesting for
>     who maybe interested to join FOSS4G-EC to
>     add their names to the wiki. Once the dates
>     are fixed, you could send a upcoming event item for
>     the OSGeo website [2].
>
>     Best
>
>     Venka
>
>     [1] https://wiki.osgeo.org/wiki/FOSS4G-Europe_2017
>     <https://wiki.osgeo.org/wiki/FOSS4G-Europe_2017>
>     [2] http://www.osgeo.org/events/submit_events
>     <http://www.osgeo.org/events/submit_events>
>
>
>
>         On Wed, Dec 7, 2016 at 7:26 AM, Jeff McKenna
>         <jmckenna at gatewaygeomatics.com
>         <mailto:jmckenna at gatewaygeomatics.com>> wrote:
>
>             Hi Guillermo!
>
>             Great news about FOSS4G-Ecuador plans, this is wonderful. 
>             There are very
>             few limitations and rules for holding a FOSS4G in your
>             country, and that is
>             why it has spread around the whole world so fast! :)  You
>             should quickly
>             purchase the domain http://foss4g.ec and then start
>             thinking of your logo:
>             really the only consistent part of FOSS4G (besides the
>             FOSS4G spirit) is the
>             ribbon in the logo, which symbolizes sharing and the flow
>             of ideas and
>             innovation in the community - check here for some past ideas
>             http://foss4g.org but there are many more out there. 
>             Another great example
>             is the FOSS4G-SOTM Argentina 2017 logo:
>             http://www.foss4g-ar.org/
>
>             In terms of Latin America and FOSS4G, it is great to see
>             so many events
>             popping up for 2017 (Argentina, Brazil, Peru,...).  I also
>             try to help these
>             events along, so I will be happy to join your local
>             committee meetings
>             remotely and provide any help along the way - my pleasure!
>
>             So yes please share the FOSS4G spirit in Ecuador and plant
>             the seed for our
>             future generations! :)  Thank you Guillermo! (and talk soon)
>
>             -jeff
>
>             --
>             Jeff McKenna
>             President Emeritus, OSGeo Foundation
>             http://wiki.osgeo.org/wiki/Jeff_McKenna
>             <http://wiki.osgeo.org/wiki/Jeff_McKenna>
>
>
>
>
>
>             On 2016-12-06 5:48 PM, Guillermo Pizarro wrote:
>
>                 Hello everybody,
>
>                 I have a question: If I want to organize "FOSS4G in
>                 Ecuador" (latin
>                 american country), what I have to do? or who should I
>                 speak with?
>
>                 Regards,
>                 Guillermo Pizarro
>
>
>
>
>
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