Main Conference Presentations sessions


All conferences have their own flair. We
challenge the community to give us
more knowledge about how the world of OSGeo can
support the international
sustainable development agenda – the 2030 UN
Sustainable Development Goals
(SDGs) alongside our the pillars of our OSGEO
society. We seek to
convene the best and brightest, not only to
inform and educate those
at our conference, but also to leave a lasting
legacy in our host city.
We have chosen these focus areas for applied

  1. Urban : Pollution in cities, Greening
    Transports, Urban Planning, Informal
    Settlements detection.
  2. Coastal and Marine: Sensitivity Mapping,
    Sea level rise, Illegal Fishing, Pollution,
    Marine Spatial Planning.
  3. Geospatial applications in Low speed
    internet countries= how to cope at the age
    of Cloud Based Geospatial technologies.
  4. Drones: Aerial, Underwater, Open Source
    Workflow, Fleet management software.
  5. Widening Access and Humanitarian Mapping:
    Geospatial applications in low speed
    internet countries, how to cope in the
    age of Cloud Based Geospatial technologies,
    the role of the crowd.

    • Geospatial applications in Low speed
      internet countries
    • How to cope at the age of Cloud Based
      Geospatial technologies.
    • The role of the crowd
    • Widening Access: Community
    • Widening Access: Technology
    • Humanitarian Mapping
    • Sustainable Development

We are also interested in learning news from the
pillars of our society. We therefore welcome
presentations on the following themes:

  1. FOSS4G Software
  2. FOSS4G Adoption
  3. FOSS4G Use Cases & Applications


Presentation Submission deadline
March 21, 2018
Community voting opens 31. March 2018
Community voting closes 14. April 2018
Accepted presentations announced 1. May 2018

Workshop Acceptance To be Announced

Please submit your workshop proposal using the
conference tool via the easychair website: