|Sent on:||Monday, October 24, 2011 2:21 AM|
For those of you in or closer to San Francisco here's a great source for geo-spatial technical information:
SF GeoMeetup Presentation - GeoDjango
Date: Wednesday, October 26, 2011
Their next meeting is Wednesday, October, 26, 2011.
Location: In Downtown SF
116 New Montgomery, San Francisco, CA
Who: Zain Memon - ex-Django committer - current Trulia geo-guru
What: GeoDjango - and more!
GeoDjango is an add-on for Django that turns it into a world-class geographic Web framework. GeoDjango strives to make it as simple as possible to create geographic Web applications, like location-based services. Some features include:
About Zain: Zain is one of the two people on the geo team at Trulia, who has released data-viz hits such as crime maps, weeplaces, and tendermaps. He uses Python and GeoDjango to create pretty, useful maps.