After different successful events, such as OSGeo Ghent (2013), beOpenGISfr (2014) and the geospatial devroom at FOSDEM (2015), the Dutch speaking and French speaking Open GIS communities in Belgium have decided to join their forces in a Belgian chapter of the OSGEO foundation and to organise the first FOSS4G Belgium.
Conferences and Workshops
A whole day of conferences focused on Open Source Geospatial solutions. This first Belgian gathering, as a chapter of the FOSS4G world meetings will be held in different languages with simultaneous translations. Stay tuned for the complete programme including the workshops.
What are the current Open Tools for storage, treatment and distribution of spatial web data? In a nutshell, we will review the current state of the art softwares and solutions provided by Open Source geomatics.
Data & Services
What kind of data, information and services are available from the Belgian regional governments? What about the future of Open Data in Belgium?
How do governments, companies, teachers and researchers deal with Open Source geomatics?