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News Date: 30 June 2015
 
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* OSGeo is happy to announce the call for hosting the FOSS4G 2017 event. The 2017 FOSS4G RFP is available now at:
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The OSGeo Conference Committee is happy to announce the call for hosting the FOSS4G 2017 event. Year after year, building on the success of previous conferences, excitement builds for the next FOSS4G!  This year is no different with much excitement for Seoul, South Korea (http://2015.foss4g.org/).  OSGeo again plans to make the 2017 event the geospatial conference of the year. Please see the following page for the actual request for hosting document, as well as upcoming important dates:
http://svn.osgeo.org/osgeo/foss4g/rfp/2017/osgeo-conference-2017-request-for-proposal.pdf
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* And the RFP process is summarily described on the wiki: http://wiki.osgeo.org/wiki/FOSS4G_2017_Bid_Process
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http://wiki.osgeo.org/wiki/FOSS4G_2017_Bid_Process
* Links to letters of intent, proposals, and supplementary information will be added to the wiki page as the process goes on.
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If you have any questions regarding the 2017 call for hosting, feel free to send an email to the conference-dev mailing list (subscribe at http://lists.osgeo.org/mailman/listinfo/conference_dev).
  
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Thank you.
  
* 2017 is a North America year.
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* Like previous years, using a two-stage bidding process, with letters-of-intent, followed by full proposals for selected bidders.
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* Letters of intent due July 15.
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* Please share this document far and wide!
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Yours,
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OSGeo Conference Committee
  
Eli Adam and OSGeo Conference Committee
 
  
FOSS4G RFP Coordinator, 2017
 
  
 
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Revision as of 21:17, 23 June 2015

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News Date: 30 June 2015

Details:

The OSGeo Conference Committee is happy to announce the call for hosting the FOSS4G 2017 event. Year after year, building on the success of previous conferences, excitement builds for the next FOSS4G! This year is no different with much excitement for Seoul, South Korea (http://2015.foss4g.org/). OSGeo again plans to make the 2017 event the geospatial conference of the year. Please see the following page for the actual request for hosting document, as well as upcoming important dates:

http://wiki.osgeo.org/wiki/FOSS4G_2017_Bid_Process

If you have any questions regarding the 2017 call for hosting, feel free to send an email to the conference-dev mailing list (subscribe at http://lists.osgeo.org/mailman/listinfo/conference_dev).

Thank you.

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OSGeo Conference Committee