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Setting the Table for Open Source GIS
Setting the Table for Open Source GIS
Setting the Table for Open Source GIS
Setting the Table for Open Source GIS
Setting the Table for Open Source GIS
Setting the Table for Open Source GIS
Setting the Table for Open Source GIS
Setting the Table for Open Source GIS
Setting the Table for Open Source GIS
Setting the Table for Open Source GIS
Setting the Table for Open Source GIS
Setting the Table for Open Source GIS
Setting the Table for Open Source GIS
Setting the Table for Open Source GIS
Setting the Table for Open Source GIS
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Setting the Table for Open Source GIS

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This is the deck I used for a short 50-minute presentation at the 2011 ICT Winter Conference in San Francisco.

This is the deck I used for a short 50-minute presentation at the 2011 ICT Winter Conference in San Francisco.

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  • 1. Free & Open Agenda Geospatial Revolution or Geospatial Education? Obstacles & Challenges When Teaching GIS Free Beer Live Software Demo Win A Free Map from Imus Geographics
  • 2. Welcome Setting A Place At The Table For Open Source GIS
  • 3. Christine Bush Ohlone College ICT Pathways Program [email_address] Phone: (415) 596 - 9915 http://www.linkedin.com/in/greycat @WebMaps Background: Radio -> Art School -> Web Developer -> XML -> Flash -> GIS
  • 4.  
  • 5. http://geospatialrevolution.psu.edu
  • 6. Barriers To Entry Time Constrained Curriculum Technical skills
  • 7. Challenges In The Arena Stereotyping Financial Justification Commercial Insinuation
  • 8.  
  • 9. Remember:
  • 10. I just want to set a place a the table for Open Source GIS.
  • 11.  
  • 12. Open Standards for interoperability . Open Source for code transparency . Free AND Open is freedom to code, not free code .
  • 13. So why all the fuss?
      • Commercial software can lead to low return on investment...financially and educationally.
      • 14. Software piracy.
      • 15. Copyright.
  • 16. Pyramid of Literacy English Geography Computer Skills Geospatial Mathematical
  • 17. Live Demo

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