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Pourabdollah, Amir; Leibovici, Didier G.; Jackson, Mike (2011-08-05) - Intermediate
When a processing model, its workflow, are published and recognised as useful for a scientific purpose or a decision making process, it enters its second life: the life of being reused. A series of questions come to the mind of the user/modeller discovering this processing workflow: “Is it fit ...
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Pawlowicz, Sergiusz; Leibovici, Didier G.; Ye, Chaoyu; Adams; Jiang, Wenchao; Adams, Natalie; Anand, Suchith; Haines-Young, Roy (2011-10-19) - Advanced
The exponential growth and popularity of mobile devices in the last few years, their location-based services capabilities, broadband connectivity and ease of use, enable general public participation in all kinds of crowd sourcing applications. One of the most interesting possible uses of crowd ...
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TEVAGANTHAN VELUPPILLAI, Dr. DANIEL P AMES (2011-08-12) - Intermediate
This is a DotSpatial C#.net programming tutorial and it is used to analyze the raster and vector data. DotSpatial is open source GIS software and it is being developed by members of the MapWindow geographic information system (GIS) open source team, and the broader OSGeo .NET developer community.
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Walker, Matt; Cook, Jo (2011-08-26) - Basic
Powerpoint from OSGIS 2011 workshop on "Consuming and Publishing Ordnance Survey Open Data with Open Source Software", edited to remove sections specific to connecting from Nottingham University. Learning outcome: participant will download and prepare Ordnance Survey data, import into PostgreSQL, ...
IntermediateTutorial
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Jeremy, Morley; Pourabdollah, Amir (2012-08-30) - Intermediate
OSM-GB (http://www.osmgb.org.uk) is a project that will apply rules based geodata quality tools to a GB extract of OpenStreetMap. The resulting “improved” and structured data will be projected into British National Grid and served as an OGC Web Map Service and Web Feature Service. By the end of th...
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When assessing the quality of a workflow and, in particular, its uncertainty propagation, the management of the quality description of the components instantiated within the workflow is essential. This is the case whether one is using clients for quality visualisation or computational services f...
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Andrea Aime (2012-09-03) - Intermediate
GeoServer is a well established multiplatform, open source server providing a variety of OGC services, including WMS (view services), WFS and WCS (download and edit services) as well as WPS (spatial data processing services). Among the open source GIS web servers GeoServer is well known for the ...
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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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Martin, David (2012-09-04) - Basic
Subject: Open Data; Census; UK; 2011;
The first results of the 2011 census in England and Wales were released on 16 July 2012, with the standard outputs for the first time being released under an Open Government Licence. More detailed data, including spatial products such as boundaries for output areas, postcode lookup tables and an ...
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Arroyo Ohori, Ken; Ledoux, Hugo; Meijers, Martijn (2012-09-05) - Intermediate
Presentation about the prepair/pprepair software to repair polygons/planar partitions for OSGIS 2012
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Fonts, Oscar; Garcia Coya, Miguel; González Cortés, Fernando (2012-09-05) - Intermediate
Subject: NetCDF; GeoNetwork; THREDDS;
ICOS (Integrated Carbon Observation System) is an European Infrastructure whose aim is to provide long-term measurements on greenhouse effect gas emissions. Such measurements will contribute to the analysis and modeling of carbon cycle at continental and global scales. Spain's contribution to I...
AdvancedPresentation
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Walker, Matt (2012-09-05) - Advanced
OSGIS 2012 talk on building a national (GB) base map service using open software
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Geomorphology is the science that analyses how climatic, tectonic and biogenic processes act on the surface of the Earth to create landforms and landscapes. Whilst many organizations recognize the importance of geomorphic processes and landforms in their work, there is no single centralised resour...
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Ian James (2012-09-06) - Intermediate
This presentation looks at the drivers for Ordnance Survey adopting open source software as an option for our production applications, at the experiences and challenges that we have faced in doing that, and at how those experiences are influencing our future use of technologies.
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Cook, Jo (2012-09-07) - Intermediate
A talk on how to consume three examples of open and linked data using python scripts and the open source geospatial software stack of postgis, mapserver, ogr and quantum GIS
AdvancedPaper
A workflow engine and XML data-structure is reported for: (a) automating workflows to process remotely-sensed data; and (b) generating workflow reports with embedded image, statistical and other output. Workflow execution, persistence and reporting are based on a single XML structure. Layered obje...
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Franceschi, Silvia; Antonello, Andrea; Reitz, Thorsten; Templer, Simon; Klien, Eva (2013-10-04) - Basic
HUMBOLDT Alignment Editor (HALE) is a Free and Open Source solution for interactive geodata harmonisation. The presentation will start with a short introduction on HALE, then a practical showcase on how data can be transformed to comply to the INSPIRE Data Specification for some spatial data theme...
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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)
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Pourabdollah, Amir; Morley, Jeremy; Feldman, Steven (2013-09-13) - Intermediate
A use case of integrating a variety of open-source geospatial tools is presented in this paper to process and openly redeliver open data in open standards. Through a software engineering approach, we have focused on the potential usability of OpenStreetMap in authoritative and professional context...
IntermediateTutorial
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Kastl, Daniel; Junod, Frédéric; Seki, Hal; Jacolin, Yves (2013-09-17) - Intermediate
pgRouting adds routing functionality to PostGIS. This introductory workshop will show you how. It gives a practical example of how to use the new pgRouting release with OpenStreetMap road network data. It explains the steps to prepare the data, make routing queries, assign costs, write a custom fu...
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Christl, Arnulf (2013-09-19) - Basic
The first part of this presentation details the inner workings of Open Source development, Free Software licensing and associated business models as opposed to proprietary models. The second part of the slide set introduces OSGeo's mission, goals and the organizational structure implemented to ach...
AdvancedPresentation
 
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Gehrels, Barend (2013-09-19) - Advanced
Subject: C++; Geometry; OGC; Library; Boost;
Overview of Boost.Geometry including samples and pictures. This presentation was held at September 19, 2013 about 12:00 during FOSS4G 2013, Nottingham
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Picavet, Vincent (2013-09-19) - Intermediate
AdvancedPresentation
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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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Willmes, Christian; Kürner, Daniel; Bareth, Georg (2013-09-23) - Basic
FOSS4G Presentation: http://2013.foss4g.org/conf/programme/presentations/24/ Abstract: Based on well-established Free and Open Source Software for Geospatial (FOSS4G) products such as MapServer, MapProxy, GeoExt and pyCSW, as well as the (not primarily geospatial) open source technologies Typo3 an...
BasicPresentation
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Singh, Raj; McKenzie, Denise (2013-09-19) - Basic
Subject: OGC; Open; POI;
Presentation from FOSS4G 2013 on the Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) OpenPOI registry and new Standard Working Group (SWG)
IntermediatePresentation
With increasing measurement and sampling capabilities of autonomous oceanographic platforms (e.g. Gliders, Autonomous Underwater Vehicles, Wavegliders), the need to efficiently access and visualize the data they collect is growing. The Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute has designed and buil...
BasicPresentation
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Köbben, Barend (2013-09-19) - Basic
This presentation is about different worlds, and how we try to unite them. One of these worlds is the world of Atlases: collections of complex, high quality maps presenting a nation to the geographically interested. The second is the world of National Spatial Infrastructures: highly organised, sta...
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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...
BasicPresentation
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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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Lars, Opsahl (2013-09-20) - N/A
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The 2012 GPI project produced a new "Farm Maps Online" client, as a replacement for an existing HTML client that had been used for 10 years. The GPI application is an important tool for Norwegian farmers and governmental staff, but it's open everybody all properties in Norway can be viewed in the ...
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Giraud, Pierre (2013-09-20) - N/A
In this presentation we will share our experiences of working with OpenLayers for mobile applications, in combination with the Sencha Touch framework and PhoneGap. http://pgiraud.github.io/foss4g2013_mobile/#/
BasicPresentation
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Toni, Hernández; Lluís, Vicens; Gemma, Boix (2013-09-20) - Basic
Report, inventory of the most common tools, techniques and processes related to OSM Data.
IntermediatePresentation
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Maneiro, Andrés; Ocampo, Jorge (2013-09-20) - Intermediate
This presentation will look into how advanced data modeling methods - linear referencing and dynamic segmentation - can be useful in working with assets such as roads, water and sanitation networks, rivers or electrical grids. We will showcase a custom solution based on PostGIS and gvSIG for road ...
AdvancedPresentation
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Graser, Anita; Straub, Markus; Dragaschnig, Melitta (2013-09-20) - Advanced
This presentation presents a novel open source toolbox for street network comparison based on the Sextante geoprocessing framework for the open source Geographic Information System Quantum GIS (QGIS). In the spirit of open science, the toolbox enables researchers worldwide to assess the quality of...
BasicPresentation
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Hugentobler, Marco Dr.; Neumann, Andreas Dr. (2013-09-20) - Basic
Subject: QGIS; Desktop GIS;
A summary of the most important new features or changes in QGIS 2.0
BasicPresentation
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Kadlec, Jiri; Treml, Pavel (2013-09-20) - Basic
The presentation explains the development and application of a script for bulk assessment and interpolation of data in the R scripting language. In practice it is often required to analyze a large amount of spatial data from multiple periods of time. First, for familiarization with the data before...
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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...
IntermediatePresentation
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...
BasicPresentation
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Schebella, Marius (2013-09-20) - Basic
ODVIS-AT is a project funded by the Internet Foundation Austria and Salzburg University of Applied Science. The goal is to display open data (demographic, open government data) in a quick and easy way to end users. In 2011 the Austrian cities Linz and Vienna launched two Open Government Data servi...
BasicTutorial
crowd-sourced data for store location analysis This tutorial illustrates the huge potential offered by the crowd-sourced data model, underlines its flaws and demonstrates methods for overcoming issues of quality and inconsistency. This tutorial will show you what a crowd-sourced geographic dataset...
AdvancedPresentation
MOLIT(Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, and Transport) has established NTIC(National Transport Information Center) for effective management of various kinds of transportations in South Korea and released several services that people can use. Gaia3D Inc., has involved in one part of mobile service ...
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Montanari, Marco (2013-09-21) - Intermediate
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Smith, Michael; Butler, Howard (2013-09-21) - Intermediate
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Malherbe, Audrey (2013-09-21) - Intermediate
Mappy is an online mapping company based in France and fully-owned by Solocal Group (French Yellow Pages). Mappy was the pioneer in online mapping in France, and holds a significant market share in France and Belgium (about 10 millions monthly users). The company has developed an home-made LBS pla...
BasicPresentation
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Lacroix, Julien-Samuel (2013-09-22) - Basic
Subject: Open Software;
Anyone who has tried to create great looking maps for a large dataset such as OpenStreetMap knows how daunting of a task that can be. Scribe is the solution to this painstaking task. This presentation will introduce this new way to not only edit, but mostly to manage, mapfiles. No matter how much ...
BasicTutorial
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Lacroix, Julien-Samuel (2013-09-22) - Basic
Subject: Open Software;
You may think that adding driving directions to your web mapping application is complicated. Please stand corrected! This presentation will guide you with step by step directions to integrate a routing functionality in your webmapping application in a matter of hours. Starting from your road netwo...
BasicPresentation
We will describe how Landcare Research, a Crown-owned company that carries out environmental research for the benefit of New Zealand, has been using open source geospatial software and open standards to provide access to data and tools to support decision making by industry, central and local gove...
IntermediatePresentation
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Sayed, Mohamed (2013-09-22) - Intermediate
These slides starts with a brief background then describes at a high level a set of architectural patterns for cloud computing. The second part of the presentation focuses on profiling common Spatial Data Infrastructure in the cloud, starting with importing large set of spatial data. Blue prints o...
IntermediatePresentation
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van den Broecke, Just (2013-09-22) - Intermediate
Stetl, Streaming ETL, is a lightweight, geospatial ETL-framework written in Python, integrating transformation tools like GDAL/OGR, XSLT and PostGIS. Stetl targets ETL cases that involve XML and GML data, like INSPIRE data harmonization, but other transformations, even non-geospatial, can also be ...
AdvancedPresentation
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Bonfort, Thomas; Bonfort, Thomas (2013-09-22) - Advanced
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MapCache is a new member in the family of tile caching servers. It aims to be simple to install and configure (no need for the intermediate glue such as mod-python, mod-wsgi or fastcgi), to be (very) fast (written in C and running as a native module under apache or nginx, or as a standalone fastcg...
BasicPresentation
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Ramsey, Paul (2013-09-22) - Basic
Subject: PostGIS; Open Source;
A quick review of the features, basic and advanced, of the PostGIS spatial database.
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Ramsey, Paul (2013-09-22) - Basic
Introduction to LIDAR storage in the PostgreSQL database.
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Aime, Andrea (2013-09-23) - Intermediate
This presentation will provide the attendee with an introduction to data processing in GeoServer by means of WPS, rendering transformations and SQL views. We will start by a brief introduction to GeoServer WPS capabilities, showing how to build processing request based on existing processes and ho...
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van den Eijnden, Bart (2013-09-23) - Intermediate
This presentation uses a mobile application developed for the City of San Francisco (SFMTA) to describe the process gone through with developing an HTML5 application for a specific Android tablet. Main issues encountered were the performance of map panning and the selection of features.
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Morandini, Luca; Tomko, Martin; Sinnott, Richard (2013-09-23) - Advanced
n order to deliver rich user experience to user, features (attribute data and geometries) have to be sent to the client for mouse-over visual effects, synchronization between charts, tables and maps, and on-the-fly classifications. GeoJSON is one of the most popular encodings for the transfer of f...
IntermediatePresentation
A 15 minutes talk on practical implementation of the concepts described in the article the "Bytecode Unification of Computable Geospatial Models". This presentation also addresses questions; What are the limitations of geospatial managed objects; and Why you should consider them.
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As part of EarthServer, an ongoing e-Infrastructure EU-FP7 project, the British Geological Survey is investing in the development of Web Coverage Services (WCS) and Web Coverage Processing Services (WCPS), built on open source Rasdaman and Petascope software in a bid to make 100TB of geological da...
IntermediatePresentation
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SUEUR, Guillaume (2013-09-23) - Intermediate
MapServer REST API has been designed and developed in order to mimic the behaviour of GeoServer REST API and thus bring inter-operability between these two major cartographic backends. This presentation shows the basics of the MapServer REST API and a quick focus on the QGIS Rest Plugin build to g...
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Hennig, Benjamin D. (2013-09-23) - N/A
Plenary keynote presentation
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Aime, Andrea (2013-09-23) - N/A
Subject: SLD; CSS; GeoServer; Style; Map;
Various software can style maps and generate a proper SLD document for OGC compliant WMS like GeoServer to use. However, in most occasions, the styling allowed by the graphical tools is pretty limited and not good enough to achieve good looking, readable and efficient cartographic output. Topics t...
IntermediatePresentation
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Aime, Andrea; Garnett, Jody; Justin, Deoliveira (2013-09-23) - Intermediate
GeoServer continues to grow with an active community and expanding user base. This presentation takes the pulse of the project with a status report of how GeoServer is doing and what to expect in the coming future. The presentation will start with a “year in review” overviewing some of the new and...
BasicPresentation
Mapbender3 is a client framework for spatial data infrastructures. It provides web based interfaces for displaying, navigating and interacting with OGC compliant services. Mapbender3 has a modern and user-friendly administration web interface to do all the work without writing a single line of cod...
BasicPresentation
GeoCat Bridge helps to bridge the gap between proprietary and open source geospatial solutions. The goal of this product is to provide a solution that makes it extremely easy for users to publish their data on a GeoNetwork, GeoServer and/or MapServer based server solution. The tool converts ArcMap...
BasicPresentation
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Laggner, Birgit; Orthen, Natascha (2013-09-23) - Basic
Presentation of an approach developed at the Thünen Institute of Rural Studies in Braunschweig, Germany, for the use of GIS in analyzing agricultural land use change. PostgreSQL/PostGIS, GRASS and ArcGIS are used for the processing and integration of massive, heterogeneous vector and raster geodat...
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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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Meissl, Stephan; Bonfort, Thomas; Schindler, Fabian (2013-09-24) - N/A
This presentation introduces the Browse Server of the European Space Agency's new User Services infrastructure (ngEO), serving browse images via OGC's WMTS and WMS standards using GDAL, MapServer, EOxServer, and MapCache.
AdvancedPresentation
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Rowlingson, Barry (2013-09-24) - Advanced
An attempt to integrate QGIS' mapping into the reproducible report-writing functions of knitr from the R system.
IntermediateTutorial
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Birkett, John (2013-09-24) - Intermediate
The presentation focusses on the example of loading the OS Code-Point and OS Code-Point with Polygons Open Data onto a postgres/postgis system and the issues that can crop up, plus how to deal with them. The additional materials are a walk-through and the files required by it. Please note that use...
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Smith, Robin; Burger, Armin; Cipriano, Piergiorgio (2013-09-24) - N/A
The implementation of the European INSPIRE Directive will benefit from the reuse of a constellation of technical assets, including the key contribution of open source software; where the identification and sharing of components through a reference platform (ARE3NA) aims to provide additional benef...
BasicPresentation
istSOS (http://istgeo.ist.supsi.ch/software/istsos) is an OGC SOS server implementation the SOS service entirely written in Python for exchanging XML requests and responses. istSOS allows for managing and dispatching observations from monitoring sensors according to the Sensor Observation Service ...
IntermediatePresentation
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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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James, Ian (2013-09-25) - Basic
A summary of Ordnance Survey's use of open-source software for its core operations, and lessons learnt from the adoption of that software.
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Batty, Peter (2013-09-25) - Basic
This was not strictly a FOSS4G presentation, but was the closing presentation at the preceding AGI conference, and was intended as an introduction to open source geospatial among other topics, so is relevant to FOSS4G (especially to newcomers). A video of this presentation is available at https://...
IntermediatePresentation
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Peter, Batty (2013-09-25) - Intermediate
This presentation discusses enterprise web mapping applications that we've been developing for large utilities and communications companies, based on a number of open source geospatial components. At this time last year the main elements of our solution were PostGIS, MapFish and Google Maps. Since...
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Morissette, Daniel; Bonfort, Thomas (2013-09-25) - Intermediate
This session starts with a status report of the MapServer project, followed by an open question/answer session to provide a opportunity for users to interact with members of the MapServer project team. We will go over the main features and enhancements introduced in MapServer 6.2 and 6.4, includin...
BasicPresentation
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Sutton, Tim (2013-09-25) - Basic
Subject: QGIS; FOSS4G2013;
This is the slide sequence for the keynote address given by Tim Sutton for QGIS at FOSS4G2013, Nottingham.
AdvancedPresentation
 
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Kušić, Dalibor; Podvezanec, Dragan (2013-09-26) - Advanced
Load Balancing Large Numbers Of Geoserver and Geowebcache instances
AdvancedPresentation
This presentation covers the preparation and realisation of setting up a fire danger forecasting platform for the Isle of Sardinia. The system created uses, firstly, crowd sourced weather data as input for calculation of fire danger predictions and, secondly, only free and open source software for...
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May, Oliver (2013-09-26) - Basic
Subject: pgRouting;
This project realizes the automation of the granting of the right to individual and/or collective subsidized transport of students. Applications are initiated by the school by means of a web application. Afterwards these applications are treated automatically and on-the-fly thanks to a routing alg...
AdvancedPresentation
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Turkovic, Marko; Obad, Tomislav (2013-09-26) - Advanced
The presentation covers experiences and challenges encountered during the implementation of the Kosovo Spatial Data Infrastructure. The SDI consists of GeoPortal, Cadaster and Land Information System and the Address Register, all implemented on the FOSS stack and interconnected via OGC services.
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Hugentobler, Marco Dr.; Neumann, Andreas Dr. (2013-09-27) - Basic
Subject: QGIS; Server; WebGIS; Mobile GIS;
Description of QGIS server, web client and mobile web client with their features/capabilities, screenshots and future plans.
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Allan, Laframboise (2013-09-27) - N/A
Esri hosts over 80 public code repositories on GitHub, extending across a wide range of disciplines and technologies from full client-server Government solutions to specific geo-utility tools to ArcGIS products, components and solutions. This session covers how Esri embraced GitHub for sharing geo...
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Hugentobler, Marco Dr.; Woodrow, Nathan; Neumann, Andreas (2013-09-27) - Basic
A summary of new features and improvements in QGIS 2.0 Dufour.
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Simone, Giannecchini; Andrea, Aime; Alessio, Fabiani (2013-09-30) - Basic
This presentation will provide an introduction to the GeoServer project and its abilities to publish data with a mix of well-known OGC protocols and other popular protocols and data formats.
AdvancedPresentation
 
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Simone, Giannecchini; Andrea, Aime (2013-09-30) - Advanced
Setting up a GeoServer can sometimes be deceptively simple. However, going from proof-of-concept to production requires a number of steps to be taken in order to optimize the server in terms of availability, performance and scalability. The presentation will show how to get from a basic setup to a...
AdvancedPresentation
 
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Daniele, Romagnoli; Simone, Giannecchini (2013-09-30) - Advanced
This presentation will provide detailed information on how to ingest and configure spatio-temporal data in GeoServer, to be served using OGC services, with examples from WMS and WCS services.
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Simone, Giannecchini; Daniele, Romagnoli (2013-09-30) - Advanced
The purpose of this presentation is to discuss the developments during last years in raster data support in GeoTools and GeoServer, and also to introduce and discuss future development directions.
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Emanuele, Tajariol; Alessio, Fabiani; Simone, Giannecchini (2013-09-30) - Advanced
This presentation will provide an introduction to GeoFence, an open source tool to configure and use complex authorization rules to protect data served by GeoServer OGC services.
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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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Baumann, Peter (2013-10-01) - N/A
Subject: OGC; Big Data; Geo Services;
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Waters, Tim (2013-10-01) - Basic
Psychogeography is a loose term but generally means "the study of the geographical environment, consciously organised or not, on the emotions and behaviours of individuals", or as the writer Alan Moore said it's "the poetry of place". The term originated with the Situationists in 1950's Paris and ...
IntermediateTutorial
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Warmerdam, Frank (2013-10-01) - Intermediate
A practical review of how to identify and specify coordinate systems for applications built on PROJ.4, use of EPSG codes or use of OGC Well Known Text. Detailed examples will be given for a variety of coordinate system, including examples of how it would be used with applications such as MapServer...
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Helm, Ch (2013-10-01) - Basic
Subject: GitHub; Geo;
Thoughts on geo and github and having fun with both
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Helm, Chris (2013-10-01) - Intermediate
Subject: JavaScript; Geospatial;
Some thoughts about geospatial and JS
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Warmerdam, Frank; Rouault, Even (2013-10-01) - Intermediate
Subject: GDAL;
An overview of the capabilities of the GDAL/OGR (Geospatial Data Abstraction Library) project will be covered, followed by a focus on new developments in the last two years and future directions for the project.
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Sabo, Nouri; Beaulieu, Alexandre; Belanger, David; Belzile, Yves; Benoit, Piché (2013-10-02) - N/A
Natural Resources Canada's new elevation data management system includes a novel hierarchical data structure, the GeoHashTree, for managing point clouds and other types of elevation data. It is a component of POINTPACH, the new extension for the management of point clouds in PostgreSQL. We wll exp...
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Kalberer, Pirmin (2013-10-02) - Intermediate
OGC has published GeoPackage as a candidate standard in January 2013. An SQLite container combines simple feature vector data (SpatiaLite) and JPEG/PNG raster tiles in a single file. The SQL interface makes it immediately usable for mobile, web or desktop applications. An embedded XML capabilities...
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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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Chapman, Kate (2013-10-02) - N/A
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Chapman, Kate; Van Putten, Kristy (2013-10-02) - Basic
To prepare contingency plans for a city at risk of severe flooding, emergency managers need to answer the following questions: * Which areas are most likely to be affected? * How many people will need to be evacuated and sheltered? * Which schools will be closed? * Which hospitals can still take p...
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Cavallini, Paolo (2013-10-02) - Basic
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Blower, Jon; Griffiths, Guy; Lewis, Jane; Roberts, Charles; Yang, Kevin; Maso, Joan (2013-10-02) - Intermediate
Describes a convention for using Web Map Services to communicate the quality of data at the dataset, variable and pixel level. The conventions are known as "WMS-Q" and we present prototype client and server software, based on the open-source ncWMS software.
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Stekelenburg, Rob (2013-10-02) - Basic
Tiling is currently the best solution to achieve high performance and throughput for serving map images. However, because tile images have to be prepared, tiling is often only used for relatively static data. The Dutch national facility for presenting governmental spatial plans, www.ruimtelijkepla...
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Prunayre, Francois (2013-10-02) - Basic
Subject: Metadata;
Exploring use cases where the synchronization mechanism between data and their metadata could improve SDI user experience
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Johnson, Jeffrey (2013-10-02) - N/A
Would you like to learn how to get started building an online mapping system? This workshop will introduce attendees to the components of a complete, open-source web mapping solution. The course will include an introduction to spatial analysis with PostGIS, loading and serving data with GeoServer,...
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The MapRoad Pavement Management System supports the monitoring and management of 90,000km of Irish roads via an integrated desktop, web, and smart mobile solution. The web solution is built on open source software combined with existing proprietary databases and desktop GIS allowing minimum disrup...
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This presentation seeks to present a case study for how Warwickshire County Council replaced their proprietary web-GIS with a in-house developed deployment of Heron Mapping Client, with GeoServer for the backend. It will cover the entire process, from business case, through specification, extendin...
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Bell, Graeme (2013-10-03) - Intermediate
Description: The Norwegian Forest and Landscape geomatics group works with national-scale agricultural data, and as part of a recent project, we have developed some tools & techniques that significantly improve performance with open source GIS tools that we want to share with the community. (Gener...
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Negretti, Marco; Gatti, Andrea; Reguzzoni, Mirko; Sampietro, Daniele (2013-10-03) - Intermediate
Subject: GOCE; WPS; GRASS-GIS; pyWPS; MapServer;
The European Space Agency (ESA) with the launch of the GOCE satellite made it possible to study the Earth's gravitational field and estimate the geoid with unprecedented accuracy and resolution on a global scale. In this presentation first results of the development of some OWS service (WPS, WMS ...
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Nielsen, Jonas (2013-10-07) - Intermediate
The Danish Geodata Agency has changed a major part of its data distribution to open source databases and services, PostGIS and Mapserver. Experiences are positive. Performance and stability are comparable to commercial systems.
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Tonnhofer, Oliver (2013-10-07) - N/A
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Clark, Scott; Holmes, Chris (2013-10-15) - N/A
GeoGit is designed to allow for multiple individuals to contribute to geospatial feature data while providing distributed versioning. With this capability we can move into a paradigm that allows for distributed collaboration on geographic data development and management. GeoGit will provide the ab...
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Johnson, Jeffrey (2013-10-23) - N/A
Subject: Open Source; CMS; Geospatial;
GeoNode is a web-based application and platform for developing geospatial information systems (GIS) and for deploying spatial data infrastructures (SDI). It is designed to be extended and modified, and can be integrated into existing platforms.
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Opsahl, Lars (2013-11-05) - Intermediate
Subject: Postgis; Oracle; SDE; PostgreSQL;
The case is that we have tables with GB's of data. This tables are updated regularly by different users and applications. Mapserver is used for WMS and is connected to Oracle. We can not change all the applications to use postgresSQL and we can not except all user's to switch from Oracle to pos...
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Gebbert, Sören (2013-11-24) - Advanced
An introduction to the new spatio-temporal capabilities of GRASS GIS that transform it into a comprehensive temporal GIS.
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Water quality is a major problem nowadays around the world. CLEANWATER system combine various information and complex data in order to evaluate the present level of nutrient pollution in vulnerable areas, as well as to assess the cost-efficiency of the measures that could be applied. Through a sim...