GeoCom 2016, the yearly meeting of the geOrchestra community will be held this year in Bordeaux from Monday 23 to Wednesday 25 May, in GIP ATGeRi’s premises.

Precisely the venue will be at Cité Mondiale, in room Guyenne-Gascogne, Maison de la Forêt et de l’Agriculture, located at 6 parvis des Chartrons, Bordeaux.

This event is free and we welcome everyone with an interest in spatial data infrastructures, geospatial data and metadata management, and a sharing spirit.

Please register here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1kiQvrFYQXLBvfY3lvLta_Z-xoPoEqtRWoakqXPsAeGU/viewform !

Below is a tentative programme:

Monday 23 May

An introducive afternoon, with an update on novelties from last geoCom.

13:30 - WELCOME to participants

14:00 - Introduction by GIP ATGeRi and geOrchestra’s PSC, the event organisers

14:30 - Hightlight on the latest geOrchestra release

15:15 - Module Cadastre

16:00 - BREAK

16:30 - feed-back from platform administerers

17:30 - geOrchestra & OSM outreach in Benin

19:30 - DINNER shared at restaurant l’Air de Famille

Tuesday 24 May

A day devoted to data, metadata, services, systems…

08:45 - WELCOME

09:15 - geOrchestra & 3D

10:15 - An infrastructure and its automation

11:15 - BREAK

11:45 - geOrchestra and third-party tools

13:00 - LUNCH at venue (buffet)

15h:00 - Speed-pitching - have your talk ready (5 minutes, no more!)

16:00 - geOrchestra’s “Contributor License Agreement”

16:15 - BREAK

16:45 - Talking metadata

17:45 - A robust, monitored, open, etc., infrastructure

19:30 - DINNER shared at La Brasserie du Passage Saint-Michel

Wednesday 25 May

A morning revolving around the life of project geOrchestra.

08:45 - WELCOME

09:15 - How may I contribute?

10:00 - BREAK

10:30 - rethinking/reworking the viewer: why, when, how?

11:30 - An update on docs and training

12:30 - GeoCom Farewell LUNCH at Amarine

We’re looking forward to meeting you there!