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.

Call for talks

The Call for Talks is now closed. We will be in touch soon confirming if your talk has been accepted.

For more details see here.

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.


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 Room
09:00 - 09:30 Arrivals and coffee Senate  
09:30 - 10:00 Nick Bearman Opening and welcome Senate
10:00 - 10:30 Anita Graser (online) Shaping Open Spatial Data Science Senate
10:30 - 11:00 Tim Sutton (online) 20 Years of QGIS: Successes and Failures of a Global Phenomenon Senate
11:00 - 11:30 Break    
11:30 - 12:00 Alastair Carson Open Source Spatial Services in the Cloud Senate
12:00 - 12:30 Mike Spencer Defining data links to accelerate dashboard development  
12:30 - 13:30 Lunch   Senate
13:30 - 14:00 Tom Armitage Hillshades anywhere in the world with QGIS and MapTiler tbc
14:00 - 14:30 Ian Turton How to get a good response on stackexchange tbc
14:30 - 15:00 Robert Coup Kart: an introduction to practical data versioning for geospatial tbc
15:00 - 15:30 Break   tbc
15:30 - 16:00 Chris McNeill (Yet another talk on) STAC, and how it’s making our lives easier tbc
16:00 - 16:30 Regina Obe (online) PostGIS Vision: Past, Present, and Future tbc
16:30 - 16:45 Nick Bearman Wrap up tbc
16:45 onwards local arrangements    


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


Registration is now open!

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.

OSGeo UK Local Chapter