We loved seeing you all at FOSS4G NA. Please help us make the next one even better by taking the survey.
Dear FOSS4G NA Attendees,
We are so glad to decided to come to FOSS4G North America 2015!
At this conference, you will hear from many experts who are doing incredible work in the area of open source software and open data. This event is a chance to meet, share ideas, and learn from one another. We hope you have a great time doing so!
Here are the badge pickup and onsite registration times.
Three-day All Access Pass holders may pick up badges beginning on Tuesday morning; four-day All Access Pass holders may pick up badges at any time.
- Sunday: 16:00 - 19:00
- Monday: 8:00 - 18:00
- Tuesday: 8:00 - 17:00
- Wednesday: 8:30 - 17:00
- Thursday: 8:30 - 15:00
Lots of BoFs have been added to the schedule, so check them out to see what looks good!
Submissions for pre-scheduled BoFs are now closed. If you missed the deadline, you can organize a BoF on site by using the BoF Board near Registration.
When you need a break, play a game! The Exhibit Area will have foosball and video games – both modern (Wii Sports) and classic (Atari Flashback).
On Wednesday, there's Game Night in the Atrium, featuring board and card games.
We have great news for those who like posters and maps, and those who like food!
We are adding a buffet dinner reception to the conference schedule for Wednesday night, March 11, 18:00 - 19:30 in the Atrium.
A highlight of the dinner will be the Poster and Map Session, a great opportunity for the community to share projects, ideas, and plans in a relaxed, informal setting.
Learn how to commit to an Eclipse project by actually doing it! Seasoned project members will guide you through the process.
Fun, prizes, and beer included!
Available BoF times:
- Monday 18:00 - 19:00
- Wednesday 19:00 - 20:00
- Wednesday 20:00 - 21:00
If you prefer a particular BoF slot, please send email to firstname.lastname@example.org and we will try to accommodate your request.
Get the week off to a great start with dinner in Burlingame on Monday. Italian, Mexican, Burmese? There are lots of great restaurants to choose from and lots of great people to dine with. We provide transportation for the quick ride to town.
Details are on the Meetup page.
Speakers, don't forget to submit your speaker pitch video to promote your talk!
Upload your video to YouTube and send a link to email@example.com. We will add it to a playlist on the YouTube.
- Max length, 1 min
- Highlight why people should attend
- Tell us when it is; date and time of session
Make it innovative, humorous, entertaining, anything to help promote your session!
The top 5 pitches that receive the most views will win cool LocationTech SWAG. We will also feature the best pitches at the conference. Join the fun and create your pitch.
Here is the first videos we received:
The Drone Alternative: Multispectral Kite Aerial Photography & Photo Processing Workflow - Michele Tobias and Alex Mandel
Dam it, even beginners can make awesome maps - Penny Beames