Brent Owens

Software Engineer, The Open Planning Project (TOPP)

Brent Owens is one of the lead GeoServer developers for The Open Planning Project (TOPP) in New York. Owens has been an open source developer for the past four years, working on projects for Canadian provincial and federal government offices, and projects that have developers around the world including GeoServer, GeoTools, and Community MapBuilder. His exposure to writing applications for datasets large, gigantic, and small has left him with a thirst for overcoming the challenges of GIS, that “we have so much data, it tends to break things."

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Where 2.0 Conference 2006