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Free and Open Source Software for Geospatial Applications: A mature alternative in the geospatial technologies arena

Basic Information
Date: 
10/12/2013
Event Organisers: 

ICA-OSGeo Lab Network, MundoGEO

Language of event: 
English

This part of the series will concentrate on “Free and Open Source Software for Geospatial Applications” (FOSS4G).

Quantum GIS

Software type: 
Desktop GIS
Vector/Raster: 
Vector
Vector/Raster: 
Raster
Optical data or radar data format: 
Optical
Optical data or radar data format: 
Radar
Scope: 
Image processing
Scope: 
Modelling
Scope: 
Visualisation
Accessibility: 
Install only
Graphical User Interface: 
Yes
Costs: 
Free
Comment: 
user friendly, broad
Computer System: 
Windows
Computer System: 
MacOSX
Computer System: 
Linux
Latest release (year): 
2012
File types: 
asc
File types: 
GeoTIFF
File types: 
jpeg
File types: 
PostGIS
File types: 
shp
File types: 
tiff
Screenshot: 

Open Source Hands-on GIS workshop for Disaster Management using QGIS and GRASS

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Mississauga
Basic Information
Date: 
08/10/2013
Venue: 
Dewey College
Venue Country: 
Canada
Event Organisers: 

Waterloo Institute for Disaster Management (WIDM) and Dewey College in Mississauga

Co-organisers: 

International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ISPRS), the International Cartographic Association (ICA), International Federation of Surveyors (FIG) and the International Association of Geo-information & Communication Technology (AGeoICT)

Language of event: 
English

The Waterloo Institute for Disaster Management (WIDM) and Dewey College in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada jointly organize one day workshop during the

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