June 6 - June 9
The FOSSGIS conference is the leading conference for Free and Open Source Software Geo-Software and OpenStreetMap.
What is the FOSSGIS conference?
The aim of the annual conference is the dissemination of free and open source software for geographic information systems. This is where users and developers meet for a mutual exchange about application and work options as well as the latest developments in this area. It’s about web mapping, spatial data infrastructures, spatial data management, GeoProcessing and desktop GIS and about free spatial data such as OpenStreetMap.
Due to the current pandemic situation, FOSSGIS is planned as a hybrid event, ie it will be possible to travel to Rapperswil or take part online.
The conference is mainly supported by volunteer work, whereby in addition to the participation fees, the income from donations and, above all, the income from sponsors and exhibitors, an important source of financial income to cover the costs of the conference and also to promote open source projects.