Open Source GIS Conference
Building up Open Source, Open Standards, Open Data research
University of Nottingham


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Call for papers 

OSGIS 2014 Call

Contributions are invited but are not limited to the following topic areas:

  • State of the Art developments in Open Source GIS
  • Open Source GIS in Education
  • Interoperability and standards - OGC, ISO/TC 211
  • Open Source GIS application use cases : Government, Participatory GIS, Location based services, Health, Energy, Water, Climate change etc
  • Web processing services
  • Open architectures, open content, open science
  • Case studies of open source implementations
  • Open Source GIS internationalisation and localisation
  • Using Open Source GIS with proprietary software
  • Transition to Open Source GIS
  • Open Source GIS business models
  • Open Source GIS implementation and deployment case studies
  • Sensor Web enablement
  • Hands-on workshops on using and developing open source GIS tools  

Abstracts (max 1500 words) are be submitted to before 5.00pm GMT on 2 May 2014.

Workshop proposals submission to be sent to

The conference registration will be activated in March 2014. In order to reserve your place, please register on-line.

Important Dates:

Abstracts Submission deadline: 2nd May 2014

Workshop proposals deadline :  2nd May 2014

Notification of acceptance:       29th May 2014 

We look forward to welcoming you to Nottingham for OSGIS 2014 conference and building research collaborations in this exciting and rapidly developing research theme.

Dr Suchith Anand (Conference Chair)

Nottingham Geospatial Institute
The Nottingham Geospatial Building
University of Nottingham