GeoPython 2019 - Call for Participation

We are pleased to announce the 4th GeoPython conference, which takes place in Basel, Switzerland from June 24 to 26, 2019. The event is organized by the University of Applied Sciences Northwestern Switzerland and PyBasel - the local Python User Group.

This event is a great opportunity to meet with other Python & Geo folks, learn about what’s happening this community, and spread the word about exciting projects using GeoPython.

Main Topics of the conference are:
Python in General, GIS / Mapping, Geography / Geophysics / Geodesy / Geomatics, Earth Sciences / Environmental Sciences, Geovisualization, Smart Cities, Spatial Data / Geodata, Geospatial Webservices, Big (Geo-)Data, Data Processing, (Spatial) Databases, Computer Vision, Remote Sensing, Image Processing, Machine Learning / Deep Learning, Mobile Mapping, Indoor Mapping and Modelling, Robotics and Mapping

Other topics are welcome too, as long it is somewhat related to Python and Geo.

First-time speakers are highly welcome.


Submission deadline is February 28, 2019

Workshops: June 24

Workshops are 2 or 3 hours. The audience will bring their own laptop and will learn some more advanced technologies/modules/…
Please note that the 3 hours workshops have a 30 minutes coffee break, so in total it is only 2.5 hours.

Talks: June 24 - 25

Talks may be either 15 or 30 minutes, though for exceptional proposals other talk durations may be considered.
(In addition, there are always 5 minutes questions, so in total, you have 20 or 35 minutes)

Lightning talks

Lightning talks will be 5 minutes and time will be strictly enforced. Lightning talks are registered directly at the conference.

Financial Aid

A limited amount of free conference tickets are available for those in need, please write to for more info. Please note that we do not cover travel and accommodation.