FOSS4G:UK Local 2022 - Southampton (Ordnance Survey)

Local Venue Chairs: Paul Wittle & Paul Naylor


We are very grateful for the support of Ordnance Survey and Envitia for supporting FOSS4G:UK Local at this event.


The schedule for Thurs 17th Nov 2022 is below.

Time Speaker Title
09:00 - 09:30 Arrival and registration  
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 Andrew Bell A safe route to school with PgRouting and QGIS
12:00 - 12:30 Paul Wittle & Robert Quincey Going open - the journey so far at Dorset Council
12:30 - 13:30 Lunch  
13:30 - 14:30 Michael Gordon & Tim Martin Workshop - Using the OS Data Hub to automate Open Data ETL to open source databases
14:30 - 15:00 Warren Vinall Asset Management Application Using GeoServer
15:00 - 15:30 Break  
15:30 - 16:00 Giovanni Allegri State of GeoNode
16:00 - 16:30 Regina Obe (online) PostGIS Vision: Past, Present, and Future
16:30 - 16:45 Nick Bearman Wrap up
16:45 onwards Networking and finish  


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.

Location & Travel

Ordnance Survey
Explorer House
Adanac Drive
SO16 0AS

Getting there:

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

Train: Best station is Southampton Central, then by taxi (about 15 min) or local bus number 17.

Car: A visitors car park is available, you will need to press the button at the barrier and you will be let in by reception.

Code of Conduct

Participants at FOSS4G:UK Local 2022 are expected to act respectfully toward others in accordance with the FOSS4GUK Online Code of Conduct. Short version: everyone is welcome, make everyone welcome, be nice.


Any questions, please contact the local venue chairs (details above) or email

OSGeo UK Local Chapter