Avoimien paikkatietojen hyödyntämiseen keskittyvä Maps4Finland-kehittäjätyöpaja järjestetään tiistaina 28.8 klo13.00-18.00 Forum Viriumin tiloissa, Katariinankatu 3, Helsinki. Työpajan esitykset ovat englanniksi.

Full Speed Ahead With Geo Information – Developer Workshop
Why is geo information so complex? Where to look for code examples? The workshop will take you through the peculiarities of geo information and give you working code examples so that you get to full speed in using it in your own projects.
The workshop will cover: basic concepts, getting access to open geo data, processing geo information and common programming challenges in building geo information services.
Olli Rinne (Apps4Finland coordinator): Welcome
Petri Kola (Helsinki Region Infoshare): Apps4Finland community on GitHub
Pekka Sarkola (Gispo Oy): Understanding and processing geo data with QGIS
Jari Reini (National Land Survey of Finland): Common geo information programming examples
The workshop will be streamed. Follow out Facebook and Twitter accounts for the link.
Don’t hesitate to ask questions on the workshop Etherpad http://muistio.tieke.fi/apps4finland-gis-workshop .
Bring your own laptop if you want to instantly experiment. Consider installing: QGISOpenLayers and Git on your computer.



Aika: 08/28/2012 – 13:00 – 18:00 – 08/28/2012 – 13:00 – 18:00
Paikka: Forum Virium Helsinki, Kirjasto, Katariinankatu 3