Everyone who attends a geospatial conference probably spends some time on the exhibit hall floor walking the aisles and looking for swag (stuff we all get) to take home. The exhibitors are looking to renew and create relationships to enhance their bottom lines. What can they do to draw in visitors and start a conversation that might lead to future business?
Join us for the .Map Conference to discuss the business of maps. September 8-10 in Cambridge, MA.
Three years ago the Open Source Geospatial Foundation and the International Cartographic Association became partners and launched the ICA-OSGeo Labs Initiative. The network of labs focuses on education and research with free and open source geospatial (FOSS4G) technology. Directions Magazine interviewed Helena Mitasova, associate professor in the Department of Marine, Earth, and Atmospheric Sciences at North Carolina State University, to get an update on...