QGIS User Group meeting (Cape Town)
Date: 24 March 2017
Location: Ulwazi Conference Room, van der Sterr Building (C-Block), Chief Directorate: National Geo-spatial Information, 19 Rhodes Avenue, Mowbray. Please enter through the main gate and security will direct you to the parking area and building.
9:30 - 10:00 Registration
10:00 - 10:30 Feedback from the previous meetings in Mowbray and Pretoria
10:30 - 11:15 Technical talk/demonstration by Tim Sutton
11:15 - 11:45 Coffee/tea break
11:45 - 12:30 Technical talk/demonstration (QGIS and MySQL/MariaDB) by Immo Blecher
12:30 - 13:15 Demonstration of QGIS's new geopackage functionality by Frank Sokolic
13:15 - 14:00 Light lunch
14:00 - 14:30 Discussion on existing and new features in the South African context
14:30 - open end Demonstrations, sharing of projects, problems, issues and maybe find solutions
For the coffee/tea and light lunch there will be a container at the entrance to the venue for a small cash donation from anybody who can afford it. This is like open-source software that relies on donations to make it a success.