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FOSS4G 2011 debrief

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A presentation that I gave about my impressions of FOSS4G 2011 at Melbourne Open GIS (@melbopengis) gathering on 29 Sep 2011.

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FOSS4G 2011 debrief

  1. 1. FOSS4G 2011 ”a gathering of tribes”
  2. 2. What is FOSS4G? <ul><li>the global conference
  3. 3. focused on Free and Open Source Software for Geospatial
  4. 4. organised by OSGeo </li></ul>
  5. 5. What is OSGeo? <ul><li>a non-profit non-governmental organisation whose mission is to support and promote the collaborative development of open geospatial technologies and data. </li></ul>
  6. 6. FOSS4G on Tour
  7. 7. FOSS4G on Tour Beijing 2012
  8. 8. FOSS4G Wordle
  9. 9. The Familiar (to me)
  10. 10. The Not So Familiar (to me)
  11. 11. The Unknown (to me)
  12. 12. OpenLayers 2.11 <ul><li>Mobile Support!
  13. 13. Performance Improvements
  14. 14. Improved Canvas support </li></ul>
  15. 15. Generational Divide
  16. 16. The Fast & the Beautiful <ul><li>HTML5 + Designers
  17. 17. Mapnik / OSM
  18. 18. Developmentseed: </li><ul><li>Mapbox/Tilemill </li></ul><li>Vizzuality: </li><ul><li>CartoDB
  19. 19. CartoSet </li></ul></ul>
  20. 20. Vector meets Raster <ul><li>UTFGrid </li></ul><ul><li>Demo: http://mapbox.com/demo/visiblemap/ </li></ul>
  21. 21. Web Processing Services <ul><li>WPS Shootout </li><ul><li>52 º North
  22. 22. deegree
  23. 23. GeoServer
  24. 24. PyWPS
  25. 25. ZOO </li></ul></ul>
  26. 26. 3D <ul><li>glob3
  27. 27. WebGL Earth
  28. 28. osgEarth
  29. 29. OSSIM </li></ul>
  30. 30. PostGIS 2.0 Rocks! <ul><li>geometry_colums is a view
  31. 31. Better 3D support
  32. 32. Topology support
  33. 33. Raster support
  34. 34. fgdb2postgis / postgis2fgdb (in the near future) </li></ul>
  35. 35. geoscript <ul><li>Adds spatial capabilities to dynamic scripting languages
  36. 36. Languages: Javascript, Python, Scala & Ruby </li></ul>>>> from geoscript.geom import * >>> from geoscript.render import plot >>> poly = Point(0,0).buffer(1); >>> plot(poly);
  37. 37. Code Sprint Photo: (c) Jody Garnett
  38. 38. Must-Watch Presentations <ul><li>”GeoGlobalDomination the Musical”, Ivan Sanchez, Schuyler Erle and Kate Chapman ( video )
  39. 39. ”State of the Geospatial Industry”, Brian Timoney ( video )
  40. 40. Pivoting to Monetize Mobile Hyperlocal Social Gamification, Schuyler Erle ( video )
  41. 41. ”Why do you do that? An exploration of open source business models”, Paul Ramsey ( video ) </li></ul>
  42. 42. Memorable Quotes <ul><li>”a misplaced sudo rm -rf * can ruin your whole country” (OpenArialMap) </li></ul><ul><li>“everyone is a mapper in their own way” (GeoGlobalDomination the Musical) </li></ul><ul><li>”by 2012, nearly 185% of all data will be geospatial” (Pivoting to Monetize Mobile Hyperlocal Social Gamification) </li></ul>Schuyler Erle ”
  43. 43. OSGeo Live Download: http://live.osgeo.org/
  44. 44. All work and no play? Photo: (c) Jody Garnett
  45. 45. FOSS4G 2011
  46. 46. Links <ul><li>High definition videos </li><ul><li>http://vimeo.com/tag:foss4g2011 </li></ul><li>Slides with audio </li><ul><li>http://fosslc.org/drupal/search/node/foss4g </li></ul><li>Slideshare </li><ul><li>http://www.slideshare.net/tag/foss4g </li></ul><li>Photos </li><ul><li>http://flickr.com/photos/tags/foss4g2011/interesting </li></ul></ul>

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