In the end, this meeting is about getting all the JS GEO people in one space and watching what emerges. We, of course, think the world will come out a better place because of it!
Day 1 @ 1535 North Classroom - CU Denver (1200 Larimer St.)
9:00 - Greeting/Logistics Js.geo committee
9:15 - Matt Priour - OpenLayers
9:45 - Aaron Ogle - Leaflet
10:15 - Peter Batty - Ubisense
10:30 - BREAK
10:45 - Andrew Hill - Vizzuality
11:15 - Chris Helm - ESRI
11:45 - Brendan Kenny - Google
12:15 - LUNCH
1:15 - Will White - MapBox
1:45 - Dave Bouwman - DTS
2:15 - URL Talks
3:00 - BREAK
3:15 - Day 2 logistics
3:30 - More URL Talks and Stuff...
4:30 - Adjourn
Day 1 Social:
6 - 8pm at The 1-Up (Tavern and Arcade) http://www.the-1up.com/contact-us.html
- Apps and a lot of quarters will be provided
8 - ?? - At one of the many restaurants or bars in Lower Downtown Denver.
9:45 - Gather in Cafe area
10:00 - Workshop A: Open Shift/MongoDB part 1
10:00 - Workshop B: Exploring Mapbox
11:00 - Workshop C: Open Shift/MongoDB part 2
11:00 - Workshop D: Vizzuality
12:00 - Lunch
1:00 - Informal learning: Esri, MapBox, CartoDB, d3.js, small-group hacking
4:00 - Adjourn with lots of high fives
Here's a list of a few people who have agreed to give talks on Day 1:
Andrew Hill, Vizzuality
Aaron Ogle, Open Plans
Brendan Kenny, Google
Chris Helm, Esri
Matt Priour, OpenGeo
Dave Bouwman, DTS
Will White, Mapbox
And we have a line up of plenty more short (URL talks we call them) that we're lining up in the afternoon.
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Where: CU Denver, North Classroom Room 1535
When: Jan 14th and 15th 2012
Style: Conference, Semi-Unconference, and Sprint/Hack (see below)
Day 1: The first day will be a blend of styles. We've planned a half day of structured, scheduled talks by the minds behind libraries like Leaflet, Modestmaps, Openlayers and from companies like Esri, Google and OpenGeo. These talks will be advanced talks on specific ideas, concepts, and innovations from some of the most brilliant people in the industry. The second half of the day will give EVERYONE a chance to talk. We'll be doing a free-form semi-unconference where anyone and everyone will be encouraged to stand and give a demo style talk, pose a question, or just take the floor and talk about what interests them. A special thanks goes out to the Facility for Advanced Spatial Technology (FAST) at the University of Colorado Denver for providing the facilities for the day one of our event!
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Checkout the Lanyard page for more info: http://lanyrd.com/2013/jsgeo12/