FOSS4G:UK Local 2022 - Bristol (Engine Shed, Bristol Temple Meads)

Local Venue Chairs: Ant Scott & Alastair Graham


We are very grateful for the support of CGI for fully sponsoring the venue for FOSS4G:UK Local in Bristol. We also thank Sparkgeo for helping with additional sponsorship at this event


The schedule for Thurs 17th Nov 2022 is below - for the full programme, with details of speakers and talk descriptions, see here.

Time Speaker Title
09:00 - 09:30 Arrivals and coffee  
09:30 - 10:00 Nick Bearman Opening and welcome
10:00 - 10:30 Anita Graser (online) Shaping Open Spatial Data Science
10:30 - 11:00 Tim Sutton (online) 20 Years of QGIS: Successes and Failures of a Global Phenomenon
11:00 - 11:30 Break  
11:30 - 12:00 Norman Barker Straight to the Point: Visualize Massive 3D Point Clouds with TileDB and BabylonJS
12:00 - 12:30 Christopher Brown Why 99% of humanity doesn’t use GIS, and what we plan to do about it
12:30 - 13:30 Lunch  
13:30 - 14:00 Yann Ziegler Open source GUI software for geolocated time series visualisation
14:00 - 14:30 Sean McGee Adding Audio to Maps
14:30 - 14:45 Alastair Graham From EO to geo development: some observations
14:45 - 15:00 David Kerr Grids - the future of small area statistical geographies?
15:00 - 15:30 Break  
15:30 - 16:00 Ant Scott Analysing Access to UK Public Rights of Way with the QGIS Graphical Modeler
16:00 - 16:30 Regina Obe (online) PostGIS Vision: Past, Present, and Future
16:30 - 16:45 Nick Bearman Wrap up
16:45 onwards Meetup for refreshments at the Barley Mow, Barton Road, < 15 mins walk from the venue  


The event is free to attend but we strongly encourage attendees (and/or their employers) to make a donation of £20 (more if you can afford or less if you can’t) - see here for details.

Location & Travel

The Junction
Engine Shed
Station Approach
Temple Meads

Getting there:

We encourage everyone to travel by public transport/car share/under their own steam if possible.

OSGeo UK Local Chapter