This two-day intensive course introduces you to the core functionality of PostGIS, QGIS, GeoServer and OpenLayers, taking you through all the tools you will need to load, spatially analyse, publish and share geospatial data. This course is designed specifically by Open Source GIS software specialists to demonstrate how to setup and successfully utilise Open Source GIS, spatial databases and web mapping services in an integrated environment.
5:00pm - 8:00pm
9:00am - 4:30pm
11:00am - 12:00pm
Increasingly data is being served up via the internet. APIs, web services, FTP, streams and feeds are just some of the common sources of content that we are increasingly consuming for one reason or another. In this session we’ll look at FME’s capabilities when it comes to consuming and manipulating this dynamic content.
4:30pm - 8:00pm
Dr. Jonathan Illife - University College London Title: Finding your way through the coordinate maze – GIS, GPS and map projections for planes, trains and ships Part of the Edinburgh Earth Observatory Seminar Series supported by AGI.
Location: Old Library, Edinburgh, EH9 9XP