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DC Metro Open Source Community Summit May 10, 2013

The Open Source Initiative (OSI) is hosting the non-profit DC Metro Open Source Community Summit, to be held in Washington, DC on May 10th, 2013.  The program will include short sessions by community notables and an “unconference” format for maximum attendee participation, collaboration, and learning.
Open source community and user group leadership, open source project leads, committers and developers, non-profit foundations, open data engineers and others with an interest in learning more about growing and sustaining open source should attend.  Registration is free to government employees, $20 to non, and includes lunch.
Program details and registration information is available at the event web site.
Event sponsors underwriting the non-profit event include Google, Eclipse Foundation, Red Hat, GitHub, Georgia Tech Research Institute, and MIL-OSS.

Registration open for FOSS4G 2013

The largest open source geospatial event in the United States, Free and Open Source Software for Geospatial North America (FOSS4G-NA), will be held from May 22-24 in Minneapolis, MN.

Eric Gundersen of MapBox and Erek Dyskant, Sr. of the Democratic National Committee will keynote.

Registration is now open!