Association of American Geographers annual conference.
Washington D.C., April 12-18, 2010 Meeting Homepage
Note: Open Source software falls under the Cyber-Infrastructure Specialty Group of the AAG.
There are 2 Open Source Sessions and one panel related to FOSS4G this year:
4143 Open Source Tools & Standards in GISc Research and Education (I) Saturday, 4/17/10, 8:00 AM - 9:40 AM in Wilson B, Marriott Mezzanine Level
4243 Open Source Tools & Standards in GISc Research and Education (II) Saturday, 4/17/10, 10:00 AM - 11:40 AM in Wilson B, Marriott Mezzanine Level
2659 Open Source Software for GIS and Spatial Analysis Thursday, 4/15/10, 4:40 PM - 6:20 PM in Capitol, Omni Shoreham
3124 Agency briefing on Cyberinfrastructure Friday, 4/16/10, 8:00 AM - 9:40 AM in Harding, Marriott Mezzanine Level
2842 Cyberinfrastructure Specialty Group Business Meeting Thursday, 4/15/10, 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM in Wilson A, Marriott Mezzanine Level
2009 booth was great, we should do it again. We have a non-binding reservation on a booth already. See the [floorplan] Exhibit Hall will be open Thursday, 15 - Sunday 18
- Eric Wolf is in charge.
- Andrew Turner will be working on marketing and local sponsorship.
To Do List
- Turn in Paperwork - Jan 29
Name and specialty
Exhibit Hall Schedule April 15-18, 2010 Thursday 7:15 pm - 9 pm Friday - Saturday 9:30 am - 5:30 pm Sunday 9:30 am - 3:30 pm
List of Items we need and proposed budget request from the Marketing team.
|Banner||NA||Get an Exhibition Pack|
|Table Skirt||NA||Get an Exhibition Pack|
|Handouts||NA||We gave out 400+ at AAG 2009|
|Booth||$1000+$150+120/ (non-profit price)+(power & table & chairs)||Pricing will be similar to 2009|
|Live CD/DVD or Software||NA||NA|
|Demo Machines||Personal Laptops $0||[Live DVD]|
|Comp Fees for Staffing?||$0||A few meals maybe?|
|Banner/Skirt to next event||$0|
These are ideas for where to try and get funds for the booth.
Anyone want to schedule a social?
Who: Anyone interested in Open Source Geo
Why: To get together to chat socially about stuff over some beer and bar food or maybe a buffet?
- Do we want to do a workshop, Deadline is Oct 1
Ideas (Claim one and move it up above with your name, and submit your abstract ASAP)