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Mehta, Vishal; Kemp-Benedict, Eric; Wang, Guozhong; Malghan, Deepak (2012-09-03) - N/A
Cities are like living entities, needing a continuous throughput of resources and energy for survival and growth, creating waste in the process. This paper documents the Bangalore Urban Mapping Project: an initiative to use this metabolic concept to inform comprehensive planning in the rapidly gro...
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Like many Authorities, Tendring District Council were only too aware that the Local Development Framework process and the Localism Bill were going to lead to more public consultation. In the future the public, councillors and interest groups will not only be commenting on planning policy, but putt...
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Newgrove (2011-08-04) - Basic
The urgent requirement for flood mapping was one of the reasons Stafford Borough Council needed to update the mapping software for their Local Development Framework - and they needed a system that was easily accessible to the general public as well as one that provided all the planning, flooding, ...
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Anonymous (2013-09-30) - Intermediate
CKAN is the most widely used open source data portal software across the world, built on open standards to make data easily discoverable and reusable. This presentation will explore what features allow publishing geospatial metadata with CKAN, providing an alternative to traditional geospatial cat...
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Twitter has developed over the past few years into a potent source of public opinion and comment. The service passed 500 million users in June 2012, collectively posting hundreds of millions of tweets each day, and several high-profile analyses of this data (such as the Twitter Political Index, wh...
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Hoffmann, Niels (2013-09-21) - Intermediate
The maintenance of waterways is expensive. Optimization of reconstruction projects can save money and limit hindrance for the public. In this presentation I show how the implementation of Spatial OLAP can give better insight in the quality of the construction of waterway banks. By spatially overla...
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This tutorial shows how to use information from the CORINE2000 land cover data base with GRASS-GIS under the Ubuntu-linux operating system. It attempts to create a smooth transition from using a graphical user interface at the beginning to using a command line interface for the remaining part o...
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Hodgkinson, Anna (2011-08-02) - Advanced
This quick guide is intended to guide the reader through the Helmert georeferencing method, which is available in the plugin repository of open source desktop GIS package Quantum GIS (QGIS)1. The guide has been written mainly for an archaeological audience, as it is still common practice to offset...
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Montanari, Marco (2013-09-21) - Intermediate
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Meissl, Stephan; Aime, Andrea; Giannecchini, Simone (2013-09-24) - N/A
This presentation will show the current status of open source implementations of WCS, and particularly EO-WCS, by comparing GeoServer and MapServer/EOxServer.
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Brovelli, Maria Antonia; Minghini, Marco; Zamboni, Giorgio (2013-10-02) - Advanced
Driven by the rise of Web 2.0 and the non-stop spread of mobile device sensors, the concept of PGIS (Participatory GIS) is knowing a new, revolutionary era. This research investigates the opportunity to build up a prototype of Participatory GIS, with completely FOSS architecture, in which data dir...
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Morley, Jeremy (2011-06-20) - Intermediate
Subject: Open Standards; WPS;
This practical follows the WPM lecture. Here you try the folllowing: • Connecting uDig to a WFS data source; • Passing the data source to a WPS for processing. • Interacting with the WPS results in uDig. The aim is to give you some practice in accessing a web processing service – access to these s...
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Morley, Jeremy (2011-06-20) - Intermediate
Subject: Open Standards; OGC; WPS;
What is WPS about? Which projects are running WPS? What is the 52n WPS architecture about? What are the current issues @ 52north ...
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This presentation will talk about the recent positive change of Korean government's policy toward open source GIS and its background rationale by reviewing past investment on Korean GIS from 1995 to 2011 and related research reports on open source GIS adoptions in Korea. January 2013, Ministr...
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McFerren, Graeme; Swanepoel, Derick; Lai, Cheewai (2013-09-25) - Intermediate
CSIR has developed a software system known as the Wide Area Alerting and Notification System to handle complex alerting and notification requirements in the vegetation wildfire domain. The system is aimed at being fairly generic though, so finds use in other domains too. This presentation describe...
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Peter Wells, Saber Razmjooei (2011-07-05) - Intermediate
This document is a series of practical exercises designed to accompany Faunalia's WMS/QGIS workshop at the OSGIS 2011 conference. The exercises aim to give attendees practical experience in the following topics through hands on examples: ● Booting a PC into Ubuntu using the LiveUSB provided ●...
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Heuer, Tim-Hinnerk; Medyckyj-Scott, David; Cowie, Andrew (2013-09-20) - Basic
There is an increasing amount of geo-temporal data being created. Examples include weather patterns, population movement of plant and animal species, epidemics of the Avian flu, shopping patterns. Generally speaking geo-temporal data is big data which can be difficult to visualise in a web browser...
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Heuer, Tim-Hinnerk; Medyckyj-Scott, David; Cowie, Andrew (2013-09-26) - Basic
Subject: WMS-V; Animation; Maps; Video; WMS;
There is an increasing amount of geo-temporal data being created. Examples include weather patterns, population movement of plant and animal species, epidemics of the Avian flu, shopping patterns. Generally speaking geo-temporal data is big data which can be difficult to visualise in a web browser...
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Leibovici, Didier G.; Suchith, Anand; Swan, Jerry; Goulding, James; Hobona, Gobe; Bastin, Lucy; Pawlowicz, Sergiusz; Jackson, Mike; James, Richard (2011-06-20) - Advanced
Subject: Open Standards; Health; OGC;
This paper explores potential uses of OGC web services in the context of health mapping and epidemiological studies. The situations or scenarios cover (i) different user perspectives, e.g. public and community, research, health professionals and (ii) different interaction levels, e.g. simple data ...
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Pourabdollah, Amir; Morley, Jeremy; Feldman, Steven (2013-09-13) - Intermediate
By the end of this workshop, we will experience: - Working with the OSM-GB Web interface - Using the OSM-GB Web Services (WMS + WFS) in Quantum GIS - Using the OSM-GB bug detection service - Overlaying OSM-GB maps with other map sources (e. g. Ordnance Survey vector maps)