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Thank you to our attendees, sponsors, speakers, and committee members! FOSS4G NA 2018 was a great conference because of you.

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Machine Learning After Party

Enjoy an evening of networking on machine learning, computer vision, and the fast-growing world of open source projects that are making it easier than ever to apply these techniques in your own work and research.

The Machine Learning After Party features lightning talks, drinks, and snacks. Thanks to Climate Corporation and Azavea for hosting the event with support from Astraea and DevelopmentSeed.

  • Tuesday, May 15, 7 - 8:30pm
  • Lindbergh Room (Lobby Level), Hilton St. Louis at the Ballpark
  • Sign up here

Sunday Registration Means No Waiting!

If you arrive at the conference before 7pm on Sunday, you can pick up your badge then, and sleep in a bit later on Monday morning.

Onsite Registration Hours

  • Sunday: 16:00 – 19:00
  • Monday: 8:00 – 18:00
  • Tuesday: 8:00 – 17:00
  • Wednesday: 8:30 – 17:00

FOSS4G Conference App

With the conference app, you can

  • Browse the sessions
  • Create your personal schedule
  • Read about the speakers
  • See the planned activities
  • Scan the venue maps

Search for FOSS4GNA in iTunes or Google Play, or access with these URLs:

Many thanks to our partner EclipseSource for developing the app.

Hotel Rate Expires Soon, so Book Now!

Be sure to book your stay ASAP at the Hilton St. Louis at the Ballpark. The special conference rate will go away soon.

All Monday to Wednesday daytime activities are at the hotel, and the Wednesday evening Gala Reception is just across the street.

Birds of a Feather Sessions

Join a flock, or create your own!

BoFs are happening on Monday, May 14 and Tuesday, May 15, 18:30 - 19:30. To schedule a BoF now, see the Call for BoFs page. BoFs can also be organized on site after you arrive at the conference.

Who, what, when, where at FOSS4G NA?

The program schedule is ready, so start planning your week!

The program is ready!

It wasn't an easy job for the program committee due to all the great submissions, but the wait is over!

See the list of accepted workshops and talks here. Stay tuned for the schedule showing dates and times.

Be sure to register by March 12 to get the best price!

Workshops, keynotes, parties, oh my! Here's what you need to plan your trip.

It won't be long until the full schedule is published, but keep reading for an overview of what the week will be like for the FOSS4G NA community.

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Vote for Your Favorite Submissions

A huge thank you to everyone in the community who proposed a talk.

Now you can relax a bit, look through the list of proposals, and give your opinion. Just log in, click on a submission title to go to the page, and choose from 1 to 5 stars.

Voting will be open through February 15.

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