Peter Batty, the FOSS4G
conference chairman, said, 'We are thrilled to bring this first-ever US conference to Colorado.
The 2011 FOSS4G
event in Denver marks the first North American event in four years, with the prior three events taking place in Barcelona, Sydney and Cape Town.
The 2006 FOSS4G
conference attracted more than 500 attendees from 48 countries with this year's conference poised for even larger attendance.
OGC[R]), the Australian Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) and the Open Source Geospatial Foundation (OSGeo) are conducting a Climate Challenge Integration Plugfest (CCIP) to be launched at the FOSS4G
(Free, Open Source Software for Geomatics) Conference in Sydney, Australia, 20-23 October, 2009 (http://2009.
The foundation expects to appoint four additional directors within the next several weeks to serve as the full interim board until the next annual meeting of the foundation membership at FOSS4G