News

18 Jul 2018

The FOSS4G SotM Oceania Conference organising committee is excited to announce our keynote presenters. We are very lucky to have some fantastic presenters from locally and overseas, and with experience, knowledge and ideas from diverse domains, from open government to open data and open source software.

And so... drum roll please...

Our keynote speakers for FOSS4G SotM Oceania 2018 are:

  • Paul Ramsey (Carto - Victoria, Canada)
  • Alyssa Wright (OSM US, FOAM - New York City, USA)
  • Nyall Dawson (...
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14 Jul 2018

Exciting news, two Pacific Islanders are receiving support to attend FOSS4G SotM Oceania:

The Pacific Maritime Boundaries Project has provided funding for two people from The Pacific Community to share their experiences working with Free and Open Source Software for Geospatial (FOSS4G).

The project is part of an Australian Government...

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25 Jun 2018

Want to show your support early, and get a nice discount on conference registration at FOSS4G SotM Oceania? Head over to our registration portal, where Early Bird registrations are now open!

Get in quick - there's a limited supply, only 30 tickets available (oops, 28 - someone was quick!). We anticipate these will sell fast.

Don't forget to add some Good Mojo to your registration - this program helps enhance our diversity program, supports community contributor tickets, and...

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20 Jun 2018

This is a call for interesting and diverse workshops and presentations for the joint Free Open Source Software for Geospatial (FOSS4G) and State of the Map (SotM) Oceania Conference.

We are looking for presentations on practically any topic, but if you’re after a bit of guidance, we canvassed the community and the following graph shows what people are interested in.

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10 Jun 2018

FOSS4G SotM Oceania 2018 Conference Announcement

For the first time in nine years, the Open Source Geospatial (OSGeo) and OpenStreetMap communities of Australia, New Zealand, and Oceania are gathering for four incredible days exploring open source geospatial technology and data.

The joint Free Open Source Software for Geospatial (FOSS4G) and State of the Map (SotM) Oceania Conference will include workshops, two days of presentations, a community day, and social events in the vibrant, yet laid back city of Melbourne.

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