FOSS4g Huntsville 2018

Date

August 14, 2018

Description

This is Alabama’s First FOSS4G meeting!

It’s an opportunity for Free and Open Source Software for GIS users in the area to get together and discuss projects, software, and get to know one another. The event is low cost. We are looking for sponsors (we’ll make you famous).

Location

Madison City Hall
100 Hughes Rd
Madison, AL 35758

Tickets

Registration is open:

Register Here

Speakers

 

Robert Nall with nSide: Spatial statistical analysis with R

Matt Brown with Alabama 811: The use of open source GIS tools at Alabama 811 from humble beginnings to an impressive modern cloud-based GIS stack

Trevor Gevers with Serverless Solutions: QGIS Leaflet plugin and Google integrations with GIS

Randy Hale with NRGS: A run through of some of the major changes to QGIS and where he thinks it’s headed

Michael Hughes with Franklin County: How do I do that with open source GIS software?

Adam Dunlap with Hexagon: An overview of using PostgreSQL, PostGIS, and pgRouting to build tools for GIS based data and routing linear data sets.

Joe Francica with Pitney Bowes: GDAL/OGR support for new MapInfo vector and raster formats