FOSS4G Central and Eastern Europe 2013

16th - 20th June, National Library of Romania, Bucharest, Romania

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Schedule

Day 1 - Sunday, June 16 - Practical Workshops (Faculty of Automatic Control and Computers - University Politehnica of Bucharest)

Time Room A Room B Room C Room D
10:00 - 13:00

Processing GIS data using Python Sold out

Alex Morega, ROSEdu
Iulian Iuga, Soft Business Union
Bogdan Grama, Soft Business Union

FOSS4G Tools for (Geo)Data Driven Journalism Sold out

Vasile Crăciunescu, Meteo Romania
Ștefan Cândea, CRJI
Michael Bird, CRJI

Practical introduction to OpenGeo Suite Sold out

Florin Iosub, TeamNet International
Sorin Constantin, ASRC

GRASS GIS and integrated analysis of watershed Sold out

Cornel Tudose, Faculty of Geography - University of Bucharest
Ionuț Ovejanu, Faculty of Geography - University of Bucharest
13:00 - 14:00 Lunch break
14:00 - 17:00

Big Earth Data in Space-Time: understanding them, and how to serve them Sold out

Peter Baumann, Jacobs University

R for spatial analysis: MODIS data manipulation and climate data interpolation Sold out

Mihai Terente, Romair Consulting / Emil Racoviță Institute of Speleology
Alexandru Dumitrescu, Meteo Romania
Codrina Maria Ilie, geo-spatial.org

PyWPS howto

Jáchym Čepický, Help Service - Remote Sensing

Getting Started with MapServer Sold out

Jeff McKenna, Gateway Geomatics

Day 2 - Monday, June 17 - Practical Workshops (Faculty of Automatic Control and Computers - University Politehnica of Bucharest)

Time Room A Room B Room C Room D
09:00 - 12:00

ZOO-Project playing with building blocks to build pgRouting web application Sold out

Gérald Fenoy, GeoLabs SARL
Nicolas Bozon, Cartogenic

PostGIS: a dive-in Sold out

Vincent Picavet, Oslandia

Getting started with HSLayers Sold out

Jáchym Čepický, Help Service - Remote Sensing

High level map interaction using python and GRASS Sold out

Luca Delucchi, Fondazione Edmund Mach
Václav Petráš, OSGeoREL at FCE CTU in Prague
Anna Kratochvílová, OSGeoREL at FCE CTU in Prague

Day 2 - Monday, June 17 - Oral Presentations (National Library of Romania)

Time Aula Mircea Eliade Mircea Vulcănescu
14:00 - 16:00
Plenary session (Aula) - Convener: Vasile Crăciunescu, OSGeo Romania

Welcome and Introduction by Conference Chair

Vasile Crăciunescu, OSGeo Romania

Sharing, Growing with the OSGeo Community

Jeff McKenna, OSGeo

Geo Web

Maria Antonia Brovelli, Politecnico di Milano

Scaling up globally: 30 years of FOSS4G development

Markus Neteler, Fondazione Edmund Mach
16:00 - 16:30 Coffee break
16:30 - 17:00

QGIS as a platform

Vincent Picavet, Oslandia

GEOSPACE: Training Centre for Geomatics Open Source Software Usage

Mirela Constantin, ASRC
Florin Șerban, ASRC
Ștefan Constantinescu, Faculty of Geography - University of Bucharest
Dănuț Petrea, Faculty of Geography - University Babeș-Bolyai
Ioan Rus, Faculty of Geography - University Babeș-Bolyai

IPA-Online, an application build on OSS to assist Romanian farmers to prepare their application for direct payments

Iulian Iuga, Soft Business Union
Boris Leukert, Soft Business Union
Bogdan Grama, Soft Business Union
17:00 - 17:30

Soil survey and mapping using QGIS in the specific methodological context of Romania

Bogdan Roșca, Romanian Academy, Department of Iasi - Geography Group
Radu Pirnau, Faculty of Biology - Al.I. Cuza University of Iasi
Mihai Niculiță, Department of Geography, Faculty of Geography and Geology - Al.I. Cuza University of Iasi
Iuliana Niculiță, Department of Geography, Faculty of Geography and Geology - Al.I. Cuza University of Iasi

OSGeo participation to Google Summer of Code

Anne Ghisla, OSGeo
Hamish Bowman, OSGeo
Wolf Bergenheim, OSGeo

dartkart - Prototyping Web Cartography in Dart

Karl Guggisberg, kacon gmbh
17:30 - 18:00

FOSS4G in large-scale projects

Tomislav Obad, Igea Ltd.
Marko Turković, Igea Ltd.

geo-spatial.org: The Reference Point for the Romanian FOSS4G Community

Dana Gherghelas Androo, geo-spatial.org

Cartography with QGIS Server and Extended SLD/SE

Ionuț Iosifescu-Enescu, Institute of Cartography and Geoinformation - ETH Zurich
Cristina Iosifescu-Enescu, Institute of Cartography and Geoinformation - ETH Zurich
Nadia Panchaud, Institute of Cartography and Geoinformation - ETH Zurich
Lorenz Hurni, Institute of Cartography and Geoinformation - ETH Zurich

Day 3 - Tuesday, June 18 (National Library of Romania)

Time Aula Mircea Eliade Mircea Vulcănescu
09:00 - 10:40 Plenary session (Aula) - Convener: Ion Nedelcu, Romanian Space Agency

Side Event: "Moving forward. Open Data Discussions for an Open Romania"

Towards a Framework for the Maintenance and Implementation of INSPIRE

Paul C. Smits, Joint Research Centre - European Commission

Minding the gaps: building a reusable INSPIRE reference platform

Robin Smith, Joint Research Centre - European Commission

OSGeo projects in relationship to INSPIRE

Jáchym Čepický, Help Service - Remote Sensing

Open data mandate of the Department for Online Services and Design

Radu Puchiu, Government of Romania
10:40 - 11:00 Coffee break
11:00 - 12:30 Plenary session (Aula) - Convener: Ion Nedelcu, Romanian Space Agency

Side Event: "Moving forward. Open Data Discussions for an Open Romania"

PostGIS 2.0 and beyond

Vincent Picavet, Oslandia

Leaflet: Past, Present, Future

Vladimir Agafonkin, Universal Mind

News in GRASS GIS 7

Markus Neteler, Fondazione Edmund Mach
12:30 - 14:00 Lunch break
14:00 - 14:30

Spot on Geomajas – general introduction

Dirk Frigne, Geosparc

FOSS4G for water management

Vincent Picavet, Oslandia

Side Event: "Moving forward. Open Data Discussions for an Open Romania"

14:30 - 15:00

ZOO-Project 1.3.0 the WPS development environment

Gérald Fenoy, GeoLabs SARL

Earth Science Data Access and Processing Service for Black Sea (ESPOSS)

Sorin Constantin, ASRC
Vasile Crăciunescu, Meteo Romania
Ștefan Constantinescu, Faculty of Geography - University of Bucharest
Florin Șerban, ASRC
15:00 - 15:30

Do you want to INSPIRE? HSlayers map viewer

Jáchym Čepický, Help Service - Remote Sensing
Premysl Vohnout, Czech Center for Science and Society
VStepan Kafka, Help Service - Remote Sensing

An operational Snow and Land-Ice information service based on OSS

Christian Schiller, EOX
15:30 - 16:00 Coffee break
16:00 - 16:30

The NASA World Wind Europa Challenge

Maria Antonia Brovelli, Politecnico di Milano
Raffaele De Amicis, Fondazione Graphitech
Patrick Hogan, NASA Ames Research Center
Gabor Remetey, Hungarian Association for Geo-information
Giorgio Zamboni, Politecnico di Milano

Transition of the GeoVITe Project from Proprietary to Open-Source Software

Cristina Iosifescu-Enescu, Institute of Cartography and Geoinformation - ETH Zurich
Ionuț Iosifescu-Enescu, Institute of Cartography and Geoinformation - ETH Zurich
Nadia Panchaud, Institute of Cartography and Geoinformation - ETH Zurich
Lorenz Hurni, Institute of Cartography and Geoinformation - ETH Zurich

Open Source Solutions in the US Real-Estate Market

Anca Brișan, Yardi/PropertyShark
16:30 - 17:00

Open Source Software for GIS education at Tiraspol State University

Lucia Căpățînă, Tiraspol State University
Vitalie Dilan, Tiraspol State University

MagdaGeo - FOSS4G based INSPIRE compliant web GIS for citizens and local governments

Dirk Frigne, Geosparc

Themis - Management of the Local Police specific activities

Iulian Iuga, Soft Business Union
Bogdan Grama, Soft Business Union
17:00 - 17:30

Master of Geographic Information System (Faculty of Geography, Bucharest) - model for FOSS4G in education

Marin Andreea - Florentina, Faculty of Geography - University of Bucharest

Using FOSS4G to build and manage an INSPIRE compliant Digital Inventory of Sub-surface Information for Flanders

Dirk Frigne, Geosparc

ENVISION platform - use of FOSS for an Environmental Services Infrastructure

Silviu Trașcă, CS Romania
Mihaela Ionescu, CS Romania
19:00 - 23:30

Gala Dinner

Day 4 - Wednesday, June 19 (National Library of Romania)

Time Aula Mircea Eliade Mircea Vulcănescu
09:00 - 09:30

Adding Array Analytics to Databases

Peter Baumann, Jacobs University

Policy and legal issues around Open Data

Bogdan Manolea, ApTI

Harmonizing distribution and range data open source tool for species and habitats of the Habitats and Birds Directives

Daniel Urda, TeamNet Solutions International
Iurie Maxim, TeamNet Solutions International
Ciprian Iacobescu, TeamNet Solutions International
09:30 - 10:00

Towards 3D modeling: new trend, endless FOSS4G opportunities!

Cristian Balint, Independent developer

geoidea.ro: Open Geodata Initiative for Romania

Radu Gogu, Groundwater Engineering Research Center - Technical University of Civil Engineering
Vasile Crăciunescu, Groundwater Engineering Research Center - Technical University of Civil Engineering
Ionuț Iosifescu, Institute of Cartography and Geoinformation - ETH Zurich
Codrina Maria Ilie, Groundwater Engineering Research Center - Technical University of Civil Engineering
Dragoș Gaitanaru, Groundwater Engineering Research Center - Technical University of Civil Engineering
Lorenz Hurni, Institute of Cartography and Geoinformation - ETH Zurich

Forest management web application based on open-source solutions

Mihai Daniel Niță, Forest Design
Bogdan Candrea, Forest Design
Ștefan Simon, Forest Design
10:00 - 10:30

High Performance Data Visualizations in JavaScript

Vladimir Agafonkin, Universal Mind

Adding Value to FOSS4G through FOSS4G - An Overview on Open Source Geodata in General and Open Street Map Data in Particular

Nadia Panchaud, Institute of Cartography and Geoinformation – ETH Zurich
Ionuț Iosifescu-Enescu, Institute of Cartography and Geoinformation – ETH Zurich
Cristina Iosifescu-Enescu, Institute of Cartography and Geoinformation - ETH Zurich
Lorenz Hurni, Institute of Cartography and Geoinformation - ETH Zurich

Environmental geoportal: a tool for environmental spatial data infrastructure management

Vitalie Dilan, Tiraspol State University
10:30 - 11:00 Coffee break
11:00 - 11:30

Interactive METEOSAT: Educational Platform for Meteorological Applications Entirely Developed with FLOSS Software

Florin Șerban, ASRC
Vasile Crăciunescu, ASRC/Meteo Romania

Combining FOSS4G and Open Data to better understand the world. Case study politicalcolours.ro

Codrina Maria Ilie, geo-spatial.org
Bogdan Grama, Soft Business Union
Iulian Iuga, Soft Business Union

FOSS tools for valorising Como historical cadastres: a final overview of the Web C.A.R.T.E. Project

Maria Antonia Brovelli, Politecnico di Milano
Marco Minghini, Politecnico di Milano
Giorgio Zamboni, Politecnico di Milano
11:30 - 12:00

Implementation of scale-depended Digital Terrain Model's decomposition algorithm in open source GIS software

Jolanta Knecht, AGH University of Science and Technology

Opening private geodata and private company to public

Jozsef Kuszalik, Micro Mapper

Analysis of historical maps through free and open source software

Angeliki Tsorlini, Institute of Cartography and Geoinformation - ETH Zurich
Ionuț Iosifescu-Enescu, Institute of Cartography and Geoinformation - ETH Zurich
Lorenz Hurni, Institute of Cartography and Geoinformation - ETH Zurich
12:00 - 12:30

Learning Earth Observation Image Processing with LEOWorks

Adrian Stoica, ASRC
Florin Șerban, ASRC

Free Navigation Charts

Adrian Maizel, River Administration of the Lower Danube

Project eHarta: a collaborative initiative to digitally preserve and freely share old cartographic documents in Romania using FOSS4G

Vasile Crăciunescu, Meteo Romania
12:30 - 14:00 Lunch break
14:00 - 16:00 Plenary session (Aula) - Convener: Vasile Crăciunescu, OSGeo Romania

Databases in the Big Earth Data Era

Peter Baumann, Jacobs University

The best of both worlds: combining an open source business model with a proprietary business model

Dirk Frigne, Geosparc

OGCGISAPILOLINSPIREOMGESRIRESTWTFEPICWIN

Iván Sánchez

Conference Closing

Day 5 - Thursday, June 20

Time Teamnet International Soros Foundation Romania
09:00 - 17:00

Code Sprint

Open GeoData Hackathon

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