• Google
  • Nokia
  • Yahoo! Inc.
  • AND Automotive Navigation Data
  • earthmine
  • First American Spatial Solutions
  • Waze
  • Google

Sponsorship Opportunities

For information on exhibition and sponsorship opportunities at the conference, contact Yvonne Romaine at yromaine@oreilly.com

Download the Where 2.0 Sponsor/Exhibitor Prospectus

Media Partner Opportunities

Download the Media & Promotional Partner Brochure (PDF) for information on trade opportunities with O'Reilly conferences or contact mediapartners@ oreilly.com

Press and Media

For media-related inquiries, contact Maureen Jennings at maureen@oreilly.com

Where 2.0 Newsletter

To stay abreast of conference news and to receive email notification when registration opens, please sign up for the Where 2.0 Conference newsletter (login required)

Where 2.0 Ideas

Have an idea for Where to share? Tell us!

Contact Us

View a complete list of Where 2.0 contacts

Peter Batty

Peter Batty
President, Spatial Networking

Website | @pmbatty

Peter is Founder and CEO of Spatial Networking, a startup which is adding location to social networking. Peter is widely seen as a leader in the geospatial and location technology industry. He was previously CTO of Intergraph, Ten Sails (now Ubisense) and Smallworld (now part of GE). He is also current Chief Technology Advisor at Enspiria Solutions, and on the Advisory Board of PublicEarth. He blogs at http://geothought.blogspot.com.


This presentation talks about the challenges in building a fine-grained model of a person's future location, and about the range of powerful applications that can be built off such a model. Many applications focus on the current location of a person and their friends - future location is harder to handle but arguably more useful.