Now that 2021 is in full swing, we want to highlight some upcoming conferences (most of them will be virtual) that focus on open source for Geo.

February, 2021


About: a free event for software developers to meet, share ideas and collaborate.

  • February 6-7
  • Virtual
  • Registration Required: No
  • Cost: Free

About: a virtual conference for developers, admins, DevOps engineers, testers, documentation writers and other contributors to open source technologies.

  • February 18-20
  • Virtual
  • Registration Required: Yes
  • Cost: Free
March, 2021

Open Source 101 

About: a conference that covers processes and tools foundational to open source, open tech, and the open web.

  • March 30
  • Virtual
  • Registration Required: Pending
  • Cost: Pending
  • Deadlines: Call for Papers (February 5)
April/June, 2021

Red Hat Summit 

About: a series of free events to learn how open source is innovating the future of the enterprise.

  • April 27–28 & June 15-16
  • Virtual
  • Registration Required: Yes
  • Cost: Free
September/October, 2021


About: a gathering of developers and users for workshops, presentations, discussions with the goal of creating effective and relevant geospatial products, standards, and protocols.

  • September 27 – October 2​
  • Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Registration Required: Yes
  • Cost: $49-650 (Based on level of participation)
  • Deadlines: Call for papers and workshops (March 30)

All Things Open

About: a conference focused on tools, processes and people who make open source possible.

  • ​October 17-19
  • Raleigh, NC and Virtual
  • Registration Required: Pending
  • Cost: Pending 
  • Deadlines: Call for Papers (Early to mid February)
Coming soon

Information to come soon:

  • AnacondaCON


We will continue to update this list as more information becomes available, and as we find out about pertinent events. 

Have any suggestions for relevant conferences or events not included in our list? Let us know in the comments section below! Or drop us a line at

Published On: January 29, 2021| Tags: , , |

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