International Summer School

Geocomputation using free and Open Source Software, Matera (Italy), 19-23 June 2017

The International Summer School, organised by Spatial Ecology (, will be held at the University of Basilicata, in the magnificent town Matera, Italy, from 19 – 23 June.

A 5-day intense experience opening new horizons on the use of the vast potentials of Linux environment and the command line approach for data processing using Bash, AWK, Python, GRASS, QGIS, GDAL/OGR, R, PKtools, OpenForis. Trainers will guide newbies and experienced GIS users who have never used a command line terminal to a stage which will allow them to understand and apply very advanced open source data processing routines. The focus is to enhance a self-learning approach, allowing participants to progress and improve their skills in a continuously evolving technological environment.

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