Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] FOSS4GNA - Someone is watching you :-o

2015-12-16 Thread Dave Patton
me" email (i.e. in this case, for FOSS4GNA) - provide multiple methods in the email (such as links and a "reply with in the subject" email mechanism) so that the recipient can "opt in" - provide a clear (untracked) method so that the recipient can "opt ou

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] FOSS4G Organizing

2014-09-15 Thread Dave Patton
or concerns - the small team re-engages with the shortlisted candidates to arrive at a final recommendation for the board -- Dave Patton Victoria, B.C. Degree Confluence Project: Canadian Coordinator Technical Coordinator http://www.confluence.org/ Personal website: http://members.shaw.ca/davepatton

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Membership fee (was: Proposed process for selecting OSGeo charter members)

2014-06-24 Thread Dave Patton
). [1] With the elimination of the Canadian penny[2] and the rounding process, that $0.02 is worth zero dollars, so take it for what's it's worth ;-) [2] http://www.mint.ca/store/mint/about-the-mint/phasing-out-the-penny-692 -- Dave Patton Victoria, B.C. Degree Confluence Project: Canadian

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Newbie,Contribute through GSOC Program

2014-01-08 Thread Dave Patton
are waiting for the summer (and the GSOC), perhaps there's a role for you in helping with the OSGeo Live efforts. http://lisasoft.com.au/blog/starting-build-cycle-osgeo-live-79 -- Dave Patton Victoria, B.C. Degree Confluence Project: Canadian Coordinator Technical Coordinator http://www.confluence.org

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] RE : Re: OSGEO4W future

2013-09-20 Thread Dave Patton
On 2013/09/20 16:39, Alex Mandel wrote: Unlike OSGeoLive we can't supply VMs as that takes paid licenses for the software in question. Alex - could you please clarify what you mean by this statement. Thanks -- Dave Patton Victoria, B.C. Degree Confluence Project: Canadian Coordinator

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] FOSS4G North America Announcements

2013-01-15 Thread Dave Patton
to a harassment-free conference experiencehttp://foss4g-na.org/harrassment-policy/ David et al: I have no issue with the Harassment Policy, but I am curious as to it's origin. Is it a result of specific problems at other FOSS4G-related events? -- Dave Patton Victoria, B.C. Degree Confluence Project

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] FOSS4G 2012 Cancel Request

2012-07-10 Thread Dave Patton
from Board. It might be helpful for the FOSS4G 2013 LOC to provide a letter about the next FOSS4G, and have that letter translated, and send that letter out (both in English and any translated version(s)) along with any announcements about the FOSS4G 2012 cancellation. -- Dave Patton Victoria, B.C

[OSGeo-Discuss] any ideas on how to Monitor and Review 'random' files?

2012-02-17 Thread Dave Patton
as they are loaded into a 'document management system' that the Reviewer uses (the last step of loading files into the document management system is already in place, and isn't part of the brainstorming exercise) -- Dave Patton Victoria, B.C. Degree Confluence Project: Canadian Coordinator Technical

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] any ideas on how to Monitor and Review 'random' files?

2012-02-17 Thread Dave Patton
they use as mapped drives. The file servers are managed by a central part of the organization, so even the IT staff that supports the Workers/Reviewer does not have access to the file servers. -- Dave Patton Victoria, B.C. Degree Confluence Project: Canadian Coordinator Technical Coordinator http

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] any ideas on how to Monitor and Review 'random' files?

2012-02-17 Thread Dave Patton
of interest' will have been 'organized' by the Workers. -- Dave Patton Victoria, B.C. Degree Confluence Project: Canadian Coordinator Technical Coordinator http://www.confluence.org/ Personal website: http://members.shaw.ca/davepatton/ ___ Discuss

[OSGeo-Discuss] Re: [OSGeo-Conf] Resignation from Committee

2012-02-08 Thread Dave Patton
weekend I was reminded of the value of doing an exit interview when an employee leaves, and I'd suggest that an exit interview with Jeff, if he is willing, could provide some useful information. Of course any such interview should be done in private (conference call?). -- Dave Patton Victoria, B.C

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Finding position based on horizon profile?

2011-03-28 Thread Dave Patton
. The view looks past Hopefull Meadows over the Boise Valley, with Mount Baker (Washington State, USA) in the distance. -- Dave Patton CIS Canadian Information Systems Victoria, B.C. Degree Confluence Project: Canadian Coordinator Technical Coordinator http://www.confluence.org/ Personal website: Maps

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] New System May Disrupt GPS Signals

2011-02-10 Thread Dave Patton
freqency. stop spreading false rumors! This is a good explanation: http://freegeographytools.com/2011/how-the-fcc-plans-to-destroy-gps-a-simple-explanation Based on Garmin's test results, there is a real concern about GPS signal disruption. -- Dave Patton CIS Canadian Information Systems

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Representing Places With Intelligent URLs

2010-10-10 Thread Dave Patton
system: a way of identifying any given point on the map. -- Dave Patton CIS Canadian Information Systems Victoria, B.C. Degree Confluence Project: Canadian Coordinator Technical Coordinator http://www.confluence.org/ Personal website: Maps, GPS, etc. http://members.shaw.ca/davepatton

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] FOSS4G2010: Good, Bad and the Ugly

2010-09-16 Thread Dave Patton
of the numbers. It lessens the risk for this one cost item, and allows some of the attendees to 'opt out'. -- Dave Patton CIS Canadian Information Systems Victoria, B.C. Degree Confluence Project: Canadian Coordinator Technical Coordinator http://www.confluence.org/ Personal website: Maps, GPS, etc. http

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] 5 Star OSGeo project maturity rating

2010-06-09 Thread Dave Patton
to 5 OSGeo Logos vs using stars would provide a solution that would be acceptable. -- Dave Patton CIS Canadian Information Systems Victoria, B.C. Degree Confluence Project: Canadian Coordinator Technical Coordinator http://www.confluence.org/ Personal website: Maps, GPS, etc. http

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Any thoughts on the potential for using Seadragon as a map browsing interface?

2010-04-27 Thread Dave Patton
On 2010/04/27 8:46 PM, Landon Blake wrote: I'm not a web developer, but it seemed like the tech could be used for browsing high-resolution map images. http://www.seadragon.com/ http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0ra5tp7K--I -- Dave Patton CIS Canadian Information Systems Victoria, B.C. Degree

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] What GeoSpatial Open Source Software do Surveyors use?

2010-04-03 Thread Dave Patton
from Surveyors welcomed. A possible source of some information: http://www.profsurv.com/magazine/archives.aspx For example, entering software review (without the quotes) seems to list the various articles published under that 'section' of the magazine. -- Dave Patton CIS Canadian Information

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Db connect

2010-03-03 Thread Dave Patton
; } } } ? -- Dave Patton CIS Canadian Information Systems Victoria, B.C. Degree Confluence Project: Canadian Coordinator Technical Coordinator http://www.confluence.org/ Personal website: Maps, GPS, etc. http://members.shaw.ca/davepatton/ ___ Discuss mailing list

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Db connect

2010-03-03 Thread Dave Patton
; } } } ? -- Dave Patton CIS Canadian Information Systems Victoria, B.C. Degree Confluence Project: Canadian Coordinator Technical Coordinator http://www.confluence.org/ Personal website: Maps, GPS, etc. http://members.shaw.ca/davepatton/ ___ Discuss mailing list

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] looking for OS softwre to stitch aerial photos automatically

2010-01-23 Thread Dave Patton
in developing products using AutoStitch, so perhaps a call from Tyler (who also happens to be in BC) to the office at UBC would be appropriate, to see if there is any possibility of collaboration between them and OSGeo to utilize their code in an OSGeo-backed project. -- Dave Patton CIS Canadian Information

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Fleet management

2010-01-04 Thread Dave Patton
be programmed in a voice-activated manner http://www.pssg.gov.bc.ca/osmv/publications/docs/electronic-devices-while-driving-info.pdf -- Dave Patton CIS Canadian Information Systems Victoria, B.C. Degree Confluence Project: Canadian Coordinator Technical Coordinator http://www.confluence.org/ Personal

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Open Source Lurkers

2009-08-22 Thread Dave Patton
the job' they won't then use their own off-work time to participate, and even for those that do, they may be prohibited from making any mention that they work for company X, so you may have participation from one or more people from company X, but not know it. -- Dave Patton CIS Canadian Information

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Some cialis spam in the wiki...

2009-07-04 Thread Dave Patton
links to a page). Go for it. If you find instructions, I can enable it. There is a MediaWiki Extension for reCaptcha [1] http://recaptcha.net/plugins/mediawiki/ [1] http://recaptcha.net/learnmore.html http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ReCAPTCHA -- Dave Patton CIS Canadian Information Systems Victoria

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Video Bolsena 2009 OSGeo Hacking Event

2009-07-01 Thread Dave Patton
On 2009/07/01 7:34 AM, Just van den Broecke wrote: Hi, A freestyle media mix from last week's event. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mxox3AsjH6Q Nice - thanks for doing that! Maybe someone will do something similar for FOSS4G2009? -- Dave Patton CIS Canadian Information Systems Victoria, B.C

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] osgeo4w setup.exe source code?

2009-03-15 Thread Dave Patton
in regards to OSGeo4W. They can likely be overcome, however, like anything else, it may take some time/effort, and the choice might be to spend that time/effort on other things. -- Dave Patton CIS Canadian Information Systems Victoria, B.C. Degree Confluence Project: Canadian Coordinator Technical

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] defining a Geospatial Integration Showcase to be launched at FOSS4G 2009

2008-10-23 Thread Dave Patton
'. -- Dave Patton CIS Canadian Information Systems Victoria, B.C. Degree Confluence Project: Canadian Coordinator Technical Coordinator http://www.confluence.org/ OSGeo FOSS4G 2009 conference: Conference Committee member http://2009.foss4g.org/ Personal website: Maps, GPS, etc. http

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Can we use a LiveDVD for workshops and labs at FOSS4G 2009?

2008-10-19 Thread Dave Patton
Presenter makes people think of Presentations, and sometimes that causes confusion. -- Dave Patton CIS Canadian Information Systems Victoria, B.C. Degree Confluence Project: Canadian Coordinator Technical Coordinator http://www.confluence.org/ OSGeo FOSS4G2007 conference: Workshop Committee

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] ESRI Spain conference incident

2008-10-18 Thread Dave Patton
as competition for FOSS). Perhaps they can have a booth in the exhibition (and maybe gvSIG wants to have a booth right next to the ESRI booth ;-) -- Dave Patton CIS Canadian Information Systems Victoria, B.C. Degree Confluence Project: Canadian Coordinator Technical Coordinator http

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] FOSS4G 2009 Code sprint

2008-10-11 Thread Dave Patton
the FOSS4G 2008 Code Sprint who were not registered delegates to the FOSS4G conference? In other words, does the code sprint registration need to be distinct from the conference registration in order to capture everyone who is wanting to attend? -- Dave Patton CIS Canadian Information Systems Victoria, B.C

[OSGeo-Discuss] attendance at PKP 2009 Conference

2008-10-10 Thread Dave Patton
As OSGeo intends to use OCS[1] as the software for the management of OSGeo conferences, should someone from OSGeo be attending the PKP 2009 Conference[2], July 8 – 10, 2009 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada? [1] http://pkp.sfu.ca/?q=ocs [2] http://pkp.sfu.ca/node/1663 -- Dave Patton CIS

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Code Sprint: How Much?

2008-10-09 Thread Dave Patton
out (though biased towards Ottawa / Quebec). Anyone want to rent a chalet in the Gatineau hills? A chalet? Back east? Isn't that the definition of Frank's place? ;-) -- Dave Patton CIS Canadian Information Systems Victoria, B.C. Degree Confluence Project: Canadian Coordinator Technical

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] some post-FOSS4G thoughts

2008-10-07 Thread Dave Patton
at the impact on OSGeo members. Even for a regional conference, that does not include the complete universe of potential delegates for the conference. I have no idea whether it would be a useful predictor of overall conference attendance. -- Dave Patton CIS Canadian Information Systems Victoria, B.C

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] some post-FOSS4G thoughts

2008-10-07 Thread Dave Patton
some people will be unable to attend, while at the same time others will have an opportunity to attend that year. Overall, the most good for the most people, given time. -- Dave Patton CIS Canadian Information Systems Victoria, B.C. Degree Confluence Project: Canadian Coordinator Technical

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Re: Local Chapter, network and structuration

2008-08-26 Thread Dave Patton
the opportunity to have discussions with their supervisor(s), and that if, over time, enough people raise the issue enough times, along with examples of how other jurisdictions get value from sending their staff to 'foreign events', maybe things will change. -- Dave Patton CIS Canadian Information Systems

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Local Chapter, network and structuration

2008-08-25 Thread Dave Patton
to events outside the continent, regardless of the costs. -- Dave Patton CIS Canadian Information Systems Victoria, B.C. Degree Confluence Project: Canadian Coordinator Technical Coordinator http://www.confluence.org/ OSGeo FOSS4G2007 conference: Workshop Committee Chair Conference Committee

[OSGeo-Discuss] OSGeo and use of freenode for IRC

2008-08-18 Thread Dave Patton
+if #foss4g) -- Dave Patton CIS Canadian Information Systems Victoria, B.C. Degree Confluence Project: Canadian Coordinator Technical Coordinator http://www.confluence.org/ OSGeo FOSS4G2007 conference: Workshop Committee Chair Conference Committee member http://www.foss4g2007.org/ Personal website

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Director's Insurance (Chickens, Boards and Export Restrictions)

2008-06-16 Thread Dave Patton
-irsc.gc.ca/e/25533.html -- Dave Patton CIS Canadian Information Systems Victoria, B.C. Degree Confluence Project: Canadian Coordinator Technical Coordinator http://www.confluence.org/ OSGeo FOSS4G2007 conference: Workshop Committee Chair Conference Committee member http://www.foss4g2007.org

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Chickens, Boards and Export Restrictions

2008-06-12 Thread Dave Patton
or letters of incorporation) that preclude OSGeo from being incorporated in multiple jurisdictions? -- Dave Patton CIS Canadian Information Systems Victoria, B.C. Degree Confluence Project: Canadian Coordinator Technical Coordinator http://www.confluence.org/ OSGeo FOSS4G2007 conference: Workshop

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Chickens, Boards and Export Restrictions

2008-06-12 Thread Dave Patton
provide services to an organization on a volunteer basis. The premise is that if such lay people are acting on a best effort basis to 'do the right thing', they are protected, even if it turns out they 'did the wrong thing'. -- Dave Patton CIS Canadian Information Systems Victoria, B.C. Degree

[OSGeo-Discuss] [Fwd: GeoConnections - WebCas t presentation of WMS-WCS Geospatial Catalogue for ArctivN et project/IPY / GéoConnexions - Présentation WebCast du projet de Catalogue géospatial WMS-W

2008-06-09 Thread Dave Patton
discussion. Agenda: 1. Aperçu du catalogue géospatial WMS-WCS pour ArctivNet/IPY 2. Architecture du système 3. Produits générés 4. Démonstration 5. Discussion -- Dave Patton CIS Canadian Information Systems Victoria, B.C. Degree Confluence Project: Canadian

[OSGeo-Discuss] [Fwd: GeoConnections - WebCas t presentation of Geo-referenced Document Management Syste m Project / GéoConnexions - Présentation WebCast du p rojet de système géo-référencé de gestio

2008-06-07 Thread Dave Patton
-référencé de gestion de document pour Orange County, California 5. QR -- Dave Patton CIS Canadian Information Systems Victoria, B.C. Degree Confluence Project: Canadian Coordinator Technical Coordinator http://www.confluence.org/ OSGeo FOSS4G2007 conference: Workshop Committee Chair

[OSGeo-Discuss] [Fwd: GeoConnections - Webcas t Presentation of SensorBay Project / GéoConnexions - P résentation Webcast du projet SensorBay]

2008-06-07 Thread Dave Patton
projets et initiatives basés sur SensorBay - Discussion -- Dave Patton CIS Canadian Information Systems Victoria, B.C. Degree Confluence Project: Canadian Coordinator Technical Coordinator http://www.confluence.org/ OSGeo FOSS4G2007 conference: Workshop Committee Chair Conference

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] FOSS4G 2007 Videos

2008-05-14 Thread Dave Patton
properly. Maybe someone wants to create a Table of Contents (that includes the timecode for each section) for each video and put it on this page ? -- Dave Patton CIS Canadian Information Systems Victoria, B.C. Degree Confluence Project: Canadian Coordinator Technical Coordinator http

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Re: scale of FOSS projects

2008-05-06 Thread Dave Patton
of assisting innovation to flourish in an OS environment, without necessarily focusing on patents and building wealth. -- Dave Patton CIS Canadian Information Systems Victoria, B.C. Degree Confluence Project: Canadian Coordinator Technical Coordinator http://www.confluence.org/ OSGeo FOSS4G2007

[OSGeo-Discuss] IMTA Global Conference Trade Show 2008

2008-05-02 Thread Dave Patton
Is there any plan for OSGeo to have a presence at the IMTA Global Conference Trade Show 2008, Sept 14-16, in Vancouver BC? http://www.maptrade.org/events/displayevent.php?id=87 -- Dave Patton CIS Canadian Information Systems Victoria, B.C. Degree Confluence Project: Canadian Coordinator

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Proposal: OSGeo Cartographic Library

2008-04-13 Thread Dave Patton
functionality, in order to make the tasks involved in composing the collar easy. -- Dave Patton CIS Canadian Information Systems Victoria, B.C. Degree Confluence Project: Canadian Coordinator Technical Coordinator http://www.confluence.org/ OSGeo FOSS4G2007 conference: Workshop Committee Chair

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Job offers moderation

2008-01-31 Thread Dave Patton
non-FOSS-related postings are limited to a single paragraph and link to a more detail job posting on the company's website, whereas job postings that include a FOSS component (even if not Geospatially related?) can be multiple paragraphs. -- Dave Patton System Developer National Forest Inventory

[OSGeo-Discuss] FOSS4G2007 Workshops/Labs Evaluations available

2007-12-02 Thread Dave Patton
is inclined to want to work on the task of transcribing the written comments for questions 10 and 11 on the evaluation forms, please do so by self-organizing via this mailing list. -- Dave Patton System Developer National Forest Inventory Pacific Forestry Centre Natural Resources Canada Degree

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Obfuscation of data around 7.22n, -71.12W, no sources exist???

2007-11-18 Thread Dave Patton
Maps will show the proper location. -- Dave Patton System Developer National Forest Inventory Pacific Forestry Centre Natural Resources Canada Degree Confluence Project: Canadian Coordinator Technical Coordinator http://www.confluence.org/ OSGeo FOSS4G2007 conference: Workshop Committee Chair

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Canadian Chapter (call for interested individuals)

2007-10-17 Thread Dave Patton
' ;-) -- Dave Patton Degree Confluence Project: Canadian Coordinator Technical Coordinator http://www.confluence.org/ FOSS4G2007: Workshop Committee Conference Committee http://www.foss4g2007.org/ Personal website: Maps, GPS, etc. http://members.shaw.ca/davepatton

[OSGeo-Discuss] Evaluations (was: a home for OSGeo hardcopy materials?)

2007-10-12 Thread Dave Patton
. -- Dave Patton Degree Confluence Project: Canadian Coordinator Technical Coordinator http://www.confluence.org/ FOSS4G2007: Workshop Committee Conference Committee http://www.foss4g2007.org/ Personal website: Maps, GPS, etc. http://members.shaw.ca/davepatton

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Evaluations

2007-10-12 Thread Dave Patton
don't know how long it will take before we have the results tabulated. Workshop/Lab Instructors may be provided access to the PDFs before the results are tabulated. -- Dave Patton Degree Confluence Project: Canadian Coordinator Technical Coordinator http://www.confluence.org/ FOSS4G2007: Workshop

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Supporting new projects

2007-10-11 Thread Dave Patton
that is necessarily where some of the people he spoke to should be starting. They maybe just need to join OSGeo, and this mailing list, introduce themselves and their idea/project, and ask the existing community what their next step(s) should be. -- Dave Patton Degree Confluence Project: Canadian Coordinator

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Integration test bed

2007-10-11 Thread Dave Patton
on the telascience servers, and having a LiveCD/DVD version available for download. A showcase such as this, along with some 'marketing materials', could be used by OSGeo evangelists in their activities. == -- Dave Patton Degree Confluence Project

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Proposal Software Translation Portal

2007-09-21 Thread Dave Patton
the door to the existing pool of translators who are already used to working with .po files because they are already working on translations in many languages for many projects. http://translationproject.org/html/welcome.html -- Dave Patton Degree Confluence Project: Canadian Coordinator Technical

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Is there an Open Source software applicationthatwill draw a graticule on a map?

2007-09-07 Thread Dave Patton
made from the vector data, at the same size, and compare. -- Dave Patton Degree Confluence Project: Canadian Coordinator Technical Coordinator http://www.confluence.org/ FOSS4G2007: Workshop Committee Conference Committee http://www.foss4g2007.org/ Personal website: Maps, GPS, etc. http

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Return on Equity

2007-08-29 Thread Dave Patton
Sean Gillies wrote: Dave Patton wrote: The actual dollar number that you come up with will depend on various factors, but you can argue that both the 500+ registrants for the conference, and the conference's Sponsors/Exhibitors are all contributing financially to OSGeo. I'm contributing

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Return on Equity

2007-08-28 Thread Dave Patton
the conference, to try and facilitate future opportunities for OSGeo sponsorship by a variety of corporations, in a variety of ways. -- Dave Patton Degree Confluence Project: Canadian Coordinator Technical Coordinator http://www.confluence.org/ FOSS4G2007: Workshop Committee Conference Committee http

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Board Geographic Diversity

2007-08-16 Thread Dave Patton
say that is the only option? There could be OSGeo Regional Representatives, who are elected, and who, by definition, represent specific geographic regions, without those people necessarily also being board members. They could have an advisory role to the Board. -- Dave Patton Degree Confluence

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] OSGeo Board Election Results

2007-08-09 Thread Dave Patton
Category wiki page: http://wiki.osgeo.org/index.php/Category:FOSS4G2007 The OSGeo AGM wiki page is: http://wiki.osgeo.org/index.php/AGM_2007 -- Dave Patton Degree Confluence Project: Canadian Coordinator Technical Coordinator http://www.confluence.org/ FOSS4G2007: Workshop Committee Conference

[OSGeo-Discuss] wiki Categories

2007-07-23 Thread Dave Patton
to add [[Category:FOSS4G2007]] Also, the same applies for pages related to the 2006 conference that aren't listed here: http://wiki.osgeo.org/index.php/Category:FOSS4G2006 (they will need [[Category:FOSS4G2006]]) -- Dave Patton Degree Confluence Project: Canadian Coordinator Technical Coordinator

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Localization issues

2007-07-17 Thread Dave Patton
/ -- Dave Patton Canadian Coordinator, Degree Confluence Project http://www.confluence.org/ Personal website - Maps, GPS, etc. http://members.shaw.ca/davepatton/ ___ Discuss mailing list Discuss@lists.osgeo.org http://lists.osgeo.org/mailman/listinfo

[OSGeo-Discuss] OSGeo education outreach at FOSS4G2007

2007-07-17 Thread Dave Patton
the conference to do some outreach. Looking at the minutes of the last Education Committee meeting, I see mention of post-secondary education, but I wonder if there exists the possibility of educational opportunities for Victoria K-12 schools(OK, maybe K is a bit young, but you get my point :-) -- Dave

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] OSGEO OGC spec development

2007-07-17 Thread Dave Patton
members and members of the public, and ultimately a decision by the OSGeo board. Whatever the decision, that shouldn't lessen the advocacy for 'reasonable and practical standards' by people who may be both OSGeo and OGC members. -- Dave Patton Degree Confluence Project: Canadian Coordinator

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Software Standards - The Ugly Truth

2007-06-22 Thread Dave Patton
for 'their team' ;-) -- Dave Patton Canadian Coordinator, Degree Confluence Project http://www.confluence.org/ Personal website - Maps, GPS, etc. http://members.shaw.ca/davepatton/ ___ Discuss mailing list Discuss@lists.osgeo.org http://lists.osgeo.org

[OSGeo-Discuss] Canadian Government provides more free data access

2007-04-10 Thread Dave Patton
from no fee topographic data through the use of cutting edge technology. Through our ongoing partnerships with stakeholders, we will continue to develop our topographic products to meet the needs of Canadian groups and individuals in the private sector, academia and government. -- Dave Patton

Re: [Geodata] Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Promoting freely available geodata

2007-04-01 Thread Dave Patton
in the BOF/presentations. Also, maybe there are lawyers who are local(e.g. Victoria or BC) any who have some interest or expertise who could attend - even if their perspective is based on Canadian law, it might still help illuminate the discussions. -- Dave Patton Canadian Coordinator, Degree Confluence