PDX OSGeo 20120328 Meeting

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PDX-OSGEO meeting
3/28/2012 6-7:30
Location: Collective Agency, 322 NW 6th Avenue, Suite 200, Portland, OR 97209; Beer at nearby pub to follow
  • Buzz "200" when you arrive. The phone rings once or twice, then you'll be buzzed up. Elevator access available. Indoor bike parking available upstairs.



  • Darrell, Brian, Jason, Michael, Kyle, Ryan, Neal, Heather, Rob, Deanne, Percy, Rafa, Edwin, Tanya, Tim, Justin, Eli, Jonathan, Wm, Nate, Rick, Christian

Regular meeting business

(e.g., Upcoming GIS events/conferences, next meeting presenters or topics, discussions, updates, etc.)

  • GIS In Action notes
    • notes here
  • URISA abstract submissions needed, CUGOS too
    • notes here
  • OS Bridge Discount, abstracts, and pass raffle


  • Rick Nixon from the City
    • CitySync platform, and the latest CivicApps contest
    • Engage community, this builds on CivicApps, this is a collaboration layer, provide meaningful metrics to developers how their apps are being used, custom landing page based on location and mode of transit,
  • PostGIS Management Tools (Darrell)
    • notes here
  • OpenStreetMap pre-direction (NE, SE, SW, NW) expansion in the Pacific Northwest discussion
    • See also, [1], [2], Import information on the wiki [3] and Street Naming Conventions [4]
    • Notes in italic here

Future meeting schedule (every fourth Wednesday)

  • April 25th
  • May 23rd
  • June 27
  • July 25th
  • August 22nd
  • September 26th
  • October 24th
  • November (typically canceled)
  • December (typically canceled, or Winter Coders Social)