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Put your name down if you plan to attend.  All are welcome to attend even if not signed up but this will give us a feel for whether we need more rooms or not.
 
Put your name down if you plan to attend.  All are welcome to attend even if not signed up but this will give us a feel for whether we need more rooms or not.
  
* Register Here: [http://pdxosgis2010.eventbrite.com/ PDX OSGIS Unconference]
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* Dave Percy (both days)
 
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== Resources ==
 
== Resources ==
 
* Further discussion with organizers can be done on the [http://groups.google.com/group/pdx-osgis PDX OSGIS group discussion list]
 
* Further discussion with organizers can be done on the [http://groups.google.com/group/pdx-osgis PDX OSGIS group discussion list]
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* Or [http://groups.google.com/group/pdx-osgis/web/open-source-gis-unconference PDX OSGIS 2010 Unconference Page]
 
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Revision as of 22:33, 4 April 2010

Open Source GIS Conference--Portland, OR
April 16th and 17th, 2010
Portland State University
Portland, Oregon
45.511873,-122.68423

This "unconference" will follow a 2-day traditional GIS conference, GIS In Action(GIA), which will also include some open source tracks--mostly concentrated on Thursday. GIA has a single day rate for those who would only want to attend Thursday.

This Friday/Saturday event will take place at University Place and will have access to several rooms for different tracks. Track 1 is in a room that seats 125, tracks 2 and 3 in rooms that seats 70.

Depending on the number of attendees, we can scale back accordingly within three days of the event.

There will be a registration fee of $15 to $20 to pay for rooms, and possibly some refreshments. FREE. Lunch will be up to the attendees, there is a nearby stand of food carts which have excellent choices.

Day 1

9am - Registration
9:30 - Put sessions in rooms based on votes
10:00 -sessions start
Track one is a series of invited talks, tracks 2 and 3 will be organized ad hoc, depending on interest from attendees. Check the evolving list of invited talks.

Track 1 is in a room that seats 125, tracks 2 and 3 in rooms that seats 70.

Day 2

Track 1
9am - Codesprint/Documentation Sprint

Tracks 2 and 3

More Unconference!

Register

Put your name down if you plan to attend. All are welcome to attend even if not signed up but this will give us a feel for whether we need more rooms or not.

Resources