LocationTech Summit

Tuesday, November 3, 2015 - 12:00

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
Session coordinator: Andrea Ross

More details are here.

Code Sprint

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.

LocationTech Day

Thursday, 5 November:

About EclipseCon Europe 2015

The EclipseCon Europe main program includes two LocationTech presentations.

Tuesday, 4th November

Wednesday, 5 November


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.

Those wishing to attend only the LocationTech talks may register with a LocationTech Day Only pass for €120 plus VAT; see the registration page for details. LocationTech Day Only attendees are invited to attend all Tuesday activities, including lunch and the keynote talk.
Dial In Numbers: 

Dial in attendence is not available, we do not expect talks to be recorded at this time.


This event is concurrent with EclipseCon Europe 2015 in Ludwigsburg Germany.