open source

CfP: OSGIS 2011

Closing Date: 
30/01/2011

Contributions are invited in but are not limited to the following topic areas:

o State of the Art developments in Open Source GIS

o Open Source GIS in Education

o Interoperability and standards - OGC, ISO/TC 211

o Open Source GIS application use cases : Government, Participatory

GIS, Location based services, Health, Energy, Water, Climate change, etc.

o Web processing services

o Open architectures, open content, open data

o Case studies of open source implementations

o Open Source GIS Internationalisation and Localisation [read more...]

event: Building up Open Source, Open Standards, Open Data research - OSGIS 2011

21/06/2011
22/06/2011

THIRD OPEN SOURCE GIS UK CONFERENCE - OSGIS 2011

21- 22 June 2011, Centre for Geospatial Science, University of Nottingham

Website: http://cgs.nottingham.ac.uk/~osgis11/os_home.html

The Centre for Geospatial Science , the UK Chapter of the Open Source Geospatial Foundation (OSGeo:UK) , The GNSS Research and Application Centre for Excellence (GRACE) and the ICA Working Group on Open Source Geospatial Technologies are organizing the Third Open Source GIS UK Conference on 21st & 22nd June, 2011 at CGS, University of Nottingham. [read more...]

Location

Centre for Geospatial Science, University of Nottingham Nottingham
United Kingdom

event: The Museums Computer Group 'UK Museums on the Web' Conference 2010

26/11/2010

"DOING MORE WITH LESS:
rising to the digital challenge in difficult times"

The Museums Computer Group
'UK Museums on the Web' Conference 2010
hosted by the Museum of London
**26 November 2010**

Including a joint evening session with Wikimedia UK hosted at the British Museum

See the latest UKMW10 programme:
http://bit.ly/ukmw10

Register now online for UKMW10:
http://ukmw10.eventbrite.com/ [read more...]

Location

Museum of London London
United Kingdom

event: Managing Digital Media Collections

05/08/2010 10:00
05/08/2010 16:30

Full-day course: 10.00 - 16.30

Aim
Now that many important materials are in a digital form, building an accessible online media collection which successfully delivers images, sounds, video and other media is a goal of many institutions.

Until recently, expensive Digital Asset Management systems where the most viable option, but now open source server applications such as Dspace, Omeka and Drupal hold the promise of truly interoperable and standards-based collection management. [read more...]

Location

8-10 Berkeley Square
Bristol BS8 1HH
United Kingdom

tool: Autodesk 3ds Max

Autodesk 3ds Max (formerly 3D Studio MAX) is an open source graphics software tool used by video game developers, motion picture studios and architectural visualisers for modelling and animation projects. One of the most advanced 3D modelling tools in the industry, 3ds Max has been utilised by many CGI-animated films such as Avatar and 2012 to generate computer graphics alongside live acting.
Features: 
Licence:
Methods relating to this toolCategory
3d graphic designPractice-led research
3d modelling - interactiveData structuring and enhancement
3d modelling - vectorData structuring and enhancement
3d modelling - vectorPractice-led research
AnimationData structuring and enhancement
AnimationPractice-led research
Interface designData publishing and dissemination
Resource sharingData publishing and dissemination
Lifecycle stage:
Alternate tool(s):

Maya, Poser, Blender

event: Managing Digital Media Collections

10/06/2010 10:00
10/06/2010 16:30

Aim
Now that many important materials are in a digital form, building an accessible online media collection which successfully delivers images, sounds, video and other media is a goal of many institutions.

Until recently, expensive Digital Asset Management systems where the most viable option, but now open source server applications such as Dspace, Omeka and Drupal hold the promise of truly interoperable and standards-based collection management. [read more...]

Location

ILRT, 8-10 Berkeley Square
Bristol BS8 1HH
United Kingdom

event: OSGIS 2010

22/06/2010 21:00
22/06/2010 21:00

Second Open Source GIS UK Conference (OSGIS 2010) on 22nd June 2010 (Tuesday) at University of Nottingham.

Details at http://cgs.nottingham.ac.uk/~osgis10/OSGIS2010Agenda.pdf

Please visit http://cgs.nottingham.ac.uk/~osgis10/os_home.html for the latest conference news and schedule.

The OSGIS 2010 Workshops will take place on 21st June 2010.

Early bird registration ends on 21st May 2010.

Please contact me for any information needed. We look forward to seeing you at OSGIS 2010 for an interesting conference and future collaborations in this exciting field.

Location

Sir Clive Granger Building, University of Nottingham
Nottingham
United Kingdom

event: Planets End of Project Conference

20/05/2010 09:00
20/05/2010 18:00

Members of the digital preservation community are invited to join leading researchers and developers from the Planets project for their end of project conference in Berlin.

For the first time in the four-year project, the conference will bring together the entire Planets team alongside colleagues from outside of the consortium to reflect on what the project set out to achieve, the lessons learnt, the outputs of the project as well as looking to future directions in digital preservation. [read more...]

Location

The Crowne Plaza Berlin City Centre
Berlin
Germany

event: Tracing Mobility Symposium: Cartography and Migration in Networked Space

15/05/2010 10:00
15/05/2010 18:00

BOOKINGS NOW BEING TAKEN FOR THE TRACING MOBILITY SYMPOSIUM AT NOTTINGHAM CONTEMPORARY

*** THIS EVENT IS FREE ***

http://www.trampoline.org.uk/tracingmobility/

Joining forces with Nottingham Contemporary as part of their forthcoming Uneven Geographies exhibition, Tracing Mobility, the first of Radiator’s three international symposia, examines the emergence of a new space, a space born out of the technology used to control and divide society. [read more...]

Location

Weekday Cross Nottingham Contemporary
Nottingham NG1 2GB
United Kingdom

tool: Plone

Plone is a powerful, flexible, open source Content Management System (CMS) built on top of Zope application server and CMF.
Features: 
Specifications:
Methods relating to this toolCategory
Desktop publishing and pre-pressData publishing and dissemination
General website developmentData publishing and dissemination
Interface designData publishing and dissemination
Lifecycle stage:
Alternate tool(s):

Automne, Drupal, Joomla

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