LocationTech Summit is a multi-day event with a diverse mix of participation, discussion and presentations. This event takes place in conjunction with EclipseCon Europe 2015, single day registraton is available for Thursday, 5 November to attend LocationTech Day talks.
Monday, 2 November.
The Unconference is a great opportunity to learn about the LocationTech community and understand how you might collaborate with the working group. The uncoference format is self-structured the day of the event providing topical discussion, breakout talks and collaboration.
This full day meeting of the LocationTech working group will cover topics of interest to participants including big geo data processing, version control of geodata, mobile applications, spatially aware desktop applications, and more. Participants can expect to meet with some of the technology leads, potential suppliers & customers, and others in a casual setting.
- 9:15-10:45 Time slot 1
- 11:00-12:30 Time slot 2
- 14:00-15:30 Time slot 3
- 16:00-17:30 Time slot 4
More details are here.
Tuesday, 3 Novermber and Wednesday, 4 November.
The LocationTech summit includes a Tuesday-Wednesday day code sprint as part of the Eclipse Hackathon. A code-sprint is an oppertunity for projets to focus on a task in person, or simply to collaborate with a .
LocationTech committers will be on hand to set you up with a development environment if you would like to help out. In addition to code, there are many other ways to contirbute from trying out tutorials, helping with documentation, or simply testing our software with your own datasets.
Eclipse Foundation staff will be onsite to help create an Eclipse account, sign an contributor license agreement, or answer any questions you have about participating in working group.
Thursday, 5 November:
- 10:30-11:05 An Open Planet (Chris Holmes)
- 11:15-13:30 uDig OSGi Mapping Platform (Frank Gasdorf, Jody Garnett)
- 11:50-13:30 Lunch and Exhibit Area
- 13:30-14:05 LocationTech: Processing Geospatial Data at Scale (Rob Emanuele)
- 14:15-14:50 GeoGig Intro: Adapting the Git workflow to Spatial Information (Jody Garnett)
About EclipseCon Europe 2015
The EclipseCon Europe main program includes two LocationTech presentations.
Tuesday, 4th November
- LocationTech Projects (Jody Garnett)
Wednesday, 5 November
- Scotty, I need data in 3 mintes or we're all dead! (Andrea Ross)
LocationTech Day is part of EclipseCon Europe and will take place on Thursday, 5 November. EclipseCon attendees with an All Access pass or Thursday one-day pass may attend LocationTech Day talks.
Dial in attendence is not available, we do not expect talks to be recorded at this time.