FOSS4G 2022 workshops

GeoNode, a developers introduction
2022-08-23, 14:00–18:00 (Europe/Rome), 205

The workshop aims to present the GeoNode project to those wishing to develop their own customizations or add new features. We will introduce concepts on how to create a development environment, how to generate their own projects and custom interfaces and methods of installation in production.


GeoNode is an open source web platform for the development of interoperable spatial data infrastructure. The software is designed to be easily extended, customized and integrated into existing systems.

The workshop aims to present the GeoNode project to those wishing to develop their own customizations or add new features. We will introduce concepts on how to create a development environment, how to generate their own projects and custom interfaces and methods of installation in production. We will also illustrate some advanced features such as the new authentication system, the management of data access rights, and of users.

In order to participate no previous knowledge of GeoServer and OGC services is required, but a basic knowledge of GIS concepts and basic data formats (shapefiles, geotiff) is recommended.

Participants should provide their own laptop with Ubuntu 20.04 (or Virtual Machine) installed and configured.

The educational material is available online at this link: https://training.geonode.geosolutionsgroup.com/

Instructions for getting ready are available here: https://training.geonode.geosolutionsgroup.com/GN1/QUICK_INSTALL.html

Please make sure to download and setup the updated virtual machine from here in advance: https://www.dropbox.com/s/zedduyhg0pp8ibi/GeoSolutions-GeoNode-Training-VM-4.x-20220711.ova?dl=1

Geospatial sample datasets available here: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/xdlverrnkdn8vev/AACQ9_3SAfqj1yjPb0jWs88Ha?dl=0

Make sure you follow the instructions so that tools are installed correctly.

If you have an issue please contact trainings@geosolutionsgroup.com

Software Engineer invonved on GIS oper source projects since 2006

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