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Speaker: Luis Calisto (ReCREMA, Masdar Institute of Science and Technology.)

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With a initial background as a forest engineer, I started working in Open Source GIS since 2006 for forest management. In 2011 I finish a second master in Geographic Information Systems, Technologies and Applications in Lisbon University. Since then I was working in Open Source GIS for several companies and institutes such as the formal Portuguese Geographic Institute and others worldwide.
My main areas of expertise are in Natural Resources, Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and Remote Sensing, Spatial Databases (PostgreSQL/PostGIS), Open Source GIS development using web technologies, OGC standards and web services. Experience in the use of UAV's for remote sensing and GIS hybrid mobile development (Android and iOS) with cordova/phonegap.