FOSS4G SotM Oceania 2018
- 3:07 pm
FOSS4G SotM Oceania is a regional event forging an Oceania-focussed link in a global community, supported by the OSGeo Foundation (OSGeo) and the OpenStreetMap Foundation (OSMF).
FOSS4G stands for 'Free and Open Source Software for Geospatial' - and has been used since 2006 as a label for OSGeo's international and regional conferences. OSGeo supports development and adoption of open source geospatial technology. FOSS4G is part of the broader open source software philosophy.
SotM is an acronym for 'State of the Map'. This is the conference of OSMF, which supports development of the community-based OpenStreetMap project. OpenStreetMap is a long-running effort to build a free and open editable map of the world.