LocationTech Day

Mon, 2015-09-21 22:20

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LocationTech is an Eclipse Working Group that is all about open source solutions for location-aware technologies.

LocationTech Day is part of the LocationTech Summit at EclipseCon Europe 2015. In addition to the talks listed below, the Summit includes a code sprint as part of the Eclipse Hackathon and participation in the Unconference (see below).

LocationTech Day Agenda

Time Talk Speakers
10:30 - 11:05 An Open Planet Chris Holmes
11:15 - 11:50 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 Deriving benefits from Open Source use in Government Ann Johnson

These LocationTech talks are included in the main ECE program.

Tuesday, 4 November

LocationTech Projects
Jody Garnett

Wednesday, 5 November

Scotty, I need data in 3 minutes 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.

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.


LocationTech is participating in the Eclipse Unconference on Monday, 2 November. This is a great opportunity to learn about the LocationTech community and understand how you might collaborate with the LocationTech Working Group. More details are here.