FOSS4G:UK Local 2022 - Glasgow (University of Glasgow)

Local Venue Chairs: Tom Armitage, Ana Basiri & Piet Gerrits


We are very grateful for the support of idox for sponsoring FOSS4G:UK Local 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 Alastair Carson Open Source Spatial Services in the Cloud
12:00 - 12:30 Mike Spencer Defining data links to accelerate dashboard development
12:30 - 13:30 Lunch  
13:30 - 14:00 Tom Armitage Hillshades anywhere in the world with QGIS and MapTiler
14:00 - 14:30 Ian Turton How to get a good response on stackexchange
14:30 - 15:00 Robert Coup Kart: an introduction to practical data versioning for geospatial
15:00 - 15:30 Break  
15:30 - 16:00 Chris McNeill (Yet another talk on) STAC, and how it’s making our lives easier - slides
16:00 - 16:30 Regina Obe (online) PostGIS Vision: Past, Present, and Future
16:30 - 16:45 Nick Bearman Wrap up
16:45 onwards local arrangements  


Time Speaker Title
13:30 - 15:00 Ziqi Li Multiscale Geographically Weighted Regression


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

Senate Room
University of Glasgow
G12 8QQ

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

OSGeo UK Local Chapter