FOSS4G Asia 2017, Hyderabad, India

2017-01-26 00:00
2017-01-29 23:59

OSGeo-India organizes FOSS4G-ASIA 2017, as its first international conferences on Free and Open Source Solutions for Geoinformatics. The 2012 & 2015 FOSS4G, first and second series of national conferences organized by OSGeo India have successfully showcased the relevance and requirement of these rapidly emerging technologies and need to have a platform within India. With a holistic view, FOSS4G–ASIA 2017 aims to bring together the developers and users of FOSS4G tools-academicians, researchers, technologists, companies and entrepreneurs from Asia to share, discuss and collaborate towards faster adoption and benefit the society across the country/region.The conference will include presentations of technical papers, panel discussions, invited talks and Hands-on workshop related to the theme. The Announcement and Call for Technical Papers and Workshop is enclosed herewith for your ready reference.

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Open Source Geospatial Foundation of India (OSGeo-India) is a not-for-profit Society working with Governments, Academia and Research Institutions and Industry to provide support and help in building up of open source tools and applications related to the field of geospatial technologies and its allied sciences in India. The Society and its activities are tuned towards achieving its goals, both in the context of software development, e-governance, localization (Indian language support) and building of awareness & outreach of such software systems and publicly available geodata with a pan-India focus.