On June 22 – 24, GeoPython 2016 – the Python conference for the Geo-Community is organized by the Institute of Geomatics Engineering at the University of Applied Sciences and Arts Northwestern Switzerland and PyBasel – the local Python User Group.
GeoPython conference is focused mainly on the following topics, however other Python-centric talks are welcome too.
- Geography / Geophysics / Geodesy / Geomatics
- Earth Sciences / Environmental Sciences
- Smart Cities
- Spatial Data / Geodata
- Geospatial Webservices
- Big Data
- Data Processing
- (Spatial) Databases
- Computer Vision
- Remote Sensing
- Image Processing
- Machine Learning
- Python in General
The official conference hashtag is #GeoPythonConf.
About the organisers
The University of Applied Sciences and Arts Northwestern Switzerland FHNW ranks amongst Switzerland’s leading and most innovative universities of applied sciences. It is composed of nine Schools covering Applied Psychology, Architecture, Civil Engineering and Geomatics, Art and Design, Life Sciences, Music, Teacher Education, Social Work, Engineering and Business. The modern campuses are in northwestern Switzerland, near the borders with Germany and France and in the immediate vicinity of the cities of Basel and Zurich, as well as of national and international companies.
PyBasel is the local Python User Group Northwestern Switzerland. The user group offers space and opportunity for all those interested in Python to share knowledge and learn about Python. The participants hold talks, share news, and provide help for both Python newbies and professionals.
The detailed Conference Schedule (with all abstracts) is now available here: Booklet (PDF)