Venue : French Institute of Pondicherry (Institut Français de Pondichéry)

A workshop entitled “Biodiversity Awareness Workshop using Open Source Geospatial Software (FOSS4G) Tools” organized by OSGeo-India, French Institute of Pondicherry & IIIT, Hyderabad was held at the IFP on August 19, 2015.

For more details please follow the link of the venue website.




  1. State of Biodiversity in Tamil Nadu – Dr. R. J. Ranjit Daniels, Care Earth Trust
  2. Mapping for Effective Conservation Planning – Dr. B.R. Ramesh & Dr. G. Muthu Sankar, French Institute of Pondicherry
  3. Introduction to FOSS4G tools in desktop, web and mobile platforms – Gowtham G, KAIINOS Geospatial Technologies Pvt. Ltd.
  4. Scope and potentiality of free and open source Geospatial tools in biodiversity conservation
    – Dr. P. Rama Chandra Prasad, Lab for Spatial Informatics, IIIT Hyderabad
  5. Using R as geo-statistical tool: a few examples – Dr. Maxime Réjou-Méchain, French Institute of Pondicherry
  6. India Biodiversity Portal – An Overview – Rohit George, French Institute of Pondicherry
  7. Biodiversity Conservation in Western Ghats, India: Capacity Building in Harnessing Geospatial Data Management
    – Dr. S Narendra Prasad, OSGeo-India, Hyderabad


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