GvSIG Report 2012

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Key Accomplishments

  • Release of gvSIG Desktop 1.12 (25/09/2012).
  • Release of gvSIG Desktop 2.0 RC 3 (27/12/2012)
  • Release of gvSIG Batoví 1.0 RC2 for secundary school (16/05/2012) & RC3 for primary school (28/08/2012).
  • Google Summer of Code 2012 participation.


Presentations at other conferences

  • 1er Congreso Latinoamericano de Catastro (Bolivia).
  • Jornadas Técnicas “El Valor estratégico de la información territorial” (Spain)
  • Taza GIS (Morocco)
  • FOSS-CE (Czech Republic)


Many papers that include gvSIG were published in scientific journals and conference proceedings in 2012: https://gvsig.org/web/docusr/divulgacion/articulos/2012-1/

Opportunities to Help

There many ways to participate in the gvSIG project, with different levels of involvement, like:

  • Participating on the mailing lists, for users as well as developers, in may languages.
  • Testing the application.
  • Doing translations of the gvSIG user interface, user and developer documentation and the gvSIG portal.
  • Writing articles and use cases.
  • Developing new addons.

You can find more information in the following page: http://www.gvsig.org/web/community/participate

Outlook for 2013

  • Release of gvSIG Desktop 2.0
  • Events (Latin American, International,...)