FOSS4G 2022 workshops

Introduction to GeoNode, the Open Source geospatial CMS
2022-08-23, 09:00–13:00 (Europe/Rome), 205

GeoNode is an open source web platform for the development of interoperable spatial data infrastructure.
The workshop will provide an introduction to GeoNode starting with an overview of its functionalities for managing, data, users and documents covering also more advanced concepts.


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 will provide an introduction to GeoNode starting with an overview of its functionalities for managing data, users and documents covering also more advanced concepts like managing layers, editing layer styles, managing maps and geostories and more; advanced information on data management will also be provided in order to ensure performance data dissemination.

The workshop will also cover advanced administration and configuration concepts covering, the administration panel, management commands, monitoring and analytics and much more.

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 a 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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