Open Source GIS San Diego Gathering

Open Source GIS San Diego Gathering

Open Source GIS San Diego Gathering

You are cordially invited to an Open Source GIS gathering in San Diego.

WHEN:
Tuesday, August 8th 2006, 6:30pm to 9:00pm
WHERE:
Visualization Lab, San Diego State University
WHY:
To introduce geospatial professionals to free open source complements to commercial GIS software
ADMISSION:
Free. However, space in the lab is limited. Please contact Dana Nibby to be added to our mailing list: danaspatial@yahoo.com
FOOD:
Free pizza and soda will be provided.
DIRECTIONS:
Driving - http://citi.sdsu.edu/directions. Directions via public transportation will be sent to everyone on the mailing list when available.
PROPOSED EVENTS:
(As of Saturday, August 6th we are still looking for presenters; 30 people have registered to attend to date)
  • 6:30pm to 6:59pm - Doors open. Socializing
  • 7:00pm to 7:14pm - Welcome / Introduction
  • 7:15pm to 7:44pm - Presentation 1 (need presenter - preferred topic: Introduction to Open Source GIS Software) Please contact Dana Nibby if you are interested in presenting: danaspatial@yahoo.com
  • 7:45pm to 8:14pm - Presentation 2 (need presenter - preferred topic: MapServer + PostGIS) Please contact Dana Nibby if you are interested in presenting: danaspatial@yahoo.com
  • 8:15pm to 8:45pm - Open discussion on planning a larger event for 2007
  • 9:00pm to 10:00pm - Social at a pub?
For more information, please check the following web site in the days leading up to the event:

http://NCSDUG.ORG

Thanks very much and hope to see you there. Please RSVP if you wish to attend, or can assist: danaspatial@yahoo.com Please forward this notice on and help get the word out.