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    • OpenStreetMap Mikel Maron Wikimania, Alexendria Egypt July 18, 2008
    • About ME brainoff.com Mapufacture Helping Build the GeoWeb mapufacture.com WaterWiki first public UN wiki waterwiki.net OpenStreetMap Foundation Board Member Brighton, UK Developing World “ building digital technology for our planet”
    • = + what is openstreetmap? the openstreetmap “one-liner”
    •  
    • animation...
    • WHY?
    • mapping data is not free
    • full of mistakes, car-centered
    • mistakes can't be corrected
    • can't re-use, or print
    • economics rules coverage
    • Not Free (as in “Freedom”)
    • Change happens too fast...
    • Disasters
    • Olympics
    • Times Atlas
    • SERIOUSLY!
    •  
    •  
    • UK – complete with the next 1-2 years
    • Europe in GPS points
    • Contours in Slovakia
    • OpenPisteMap
    • OSM Cycle Map
    • OSM on Mobile, GPS Devices
    • Osnabrück – a freed city
    • Yahoo! -- Imagery in OSM
    • Sponsors
    • cloudmade ito nestoria CadCorp Corporate Uses
    • OSM Foundation State of the Map Conference
    • Companies tapping the crowd
    • Google Map Maker
    • AND maps2.0
    • Donated Data and Free Data
    • AND Netherlands Donation
    • City of Merano
    • Sudan from UN-JLC (need image)
    • TIGER/Line
    • And more ... Canada, New Zealand, Falkland Islands...
    • Your Town, Region, Country, Continent?
    • Or just get on with it!
    • upcoming parties
    • TECH
    • RESTful API + simple data format + tagging for metadata + standard map tiles
    • = thriving ecosystem of renderers, editors..
    • API (Rails)‏ Potlatch (Flash)‏ JOSM (Java)‏ Database ... Renderer Mapnik tiles@ home osmarender, pdfatlas, ... planet dump MySQL Viewer Slippy Map (Open Layers)‏ “ Google” tiles “ Google” tiles Editors Rendering, etc.
    • Mapstraction ...one API to cover them all, incl OSM
    • BRIGHTON, case study
    • Mapping Party, September 2006
    • OSM Brighton, December 2006
    • Winter 2007
    • Today Summer 2007
    • Today
    • 1.0
    • My Process
    • Download existing data to GPS
    • Print Out Map for Notes, Bicycle
    • Network Diagram
    • Upload Tracks
    • Draw Over Them
    • OSM + WIKIPEDIA
    • HOW DOES OSM DIFFER FROM WIKIPEDIA
    • * contributors comparison, what year is OSM?
    • In the World Perhaps wider potential contributors
    • Ownership
    • OpenXMap
    • debate on tags * happens on list .. but should happen in app
    • * existing sources of data, _potentially_ open * very well funded commercial competitors
    • COOPERATION OF OSM + WIKIPEDIA
    • 1.2 million geotagged wikipedia articles 200K english geotagged articles
    • mediawiki plugin http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/index.php/MediaWiki_plugin
    • infrastructure sharing test
    • but that's a lot of new potential contributors
    • WHAT CAN A GROWING OSM LEARN FROM WIKIPEDIA & WIKIMEDIA FOUNDATION
    • Our first edit war, Cyprus
    • Disputes
    • Disputes
    • * User uploading derived data
    • * trademark & domains
    • Who can speak for OSM? to govts, companies, etc
    • * MYANMAR, CONFLICT OF INTEREST?
    • LEVELS OF PARTICIPATION, OpenStreetBugs
    • GERMANY-- editing primaries into secondaries. wiki codifications?
    • ** Codification & Growth, Committees?
    • OSM IN THE DEVELOPING WORLD * developing world, free & elicits contributions, open door
    • The Developing World (ala OSM)
    • Betwala Chawl, Mumbai
    • “ we feel that communities can harness the power of new geo-spatial imaging and mapping technologies to strengthen their demands for secure tenure and housing rights open and vibrant public spaces and ecological conservation and sustainable development in the mega-city.”
    • LOLCows! Moooove!
    • Military and Security
    • OSM IN EGYPT (CAIRO)
    • OSM IN EGYPT (ALEXANDRIA)
    • ARCHAELOGICAL SITES FROM LIBRARY OF ALEXANDRIA
    • Myanmar Sudan Bolivia Baghdad North Korea Phillipines GPSTogo
    • Southern Africa [http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/index.php/OpenMappingAfrica2008]
    • The Possibilities & Applications
    • navigation (Bangalore Startups) urban planning, redevelopment, empowerment (CRIT/PUKAR) political participation agriculture (Trivandrum Agriculture Department) ecology (Biodiversity Survey, Madhav Gadgil) riverbank erosion in West Bengal (WBUT) humanitarian response
    • tracking taxis/safety data collection for rural development, and models for transitioning to open GIS data collection (professor shah's project) monitoring rainfall, collecting and disseminating data to forms, calculating land use unchecked mining operations in the north of West Bengal humanitarian response
    • WE WILL MAP THE WORLD! THANK YOU! [email_address] http://slideshare.net/mikel_maron/