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Open Geo Data in Italy and the OpenStreetMap case


A short overview of the open government geographics data in Italy and openstreetmap with a focus on the crisis mapping

A short overview of the open government geographics data in Italy and openstreetmap with a focus on the crisis mapping

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  • 1. Open Geo Data in Italy and the OpenStreetMap case Maurizio Napolitano„Disaster 2.0 - are we ready?“ - May 7 2012 Torino
  • 2. IndexOverview from the Open Government Geodata in ItalyOpenStreetMap as catalyst in ItalyThe neogeographersThe OpenStreetMap ProjectOpenStreetMap in disaster emergencyThe italian OpenStreetMap Community
  • 3. Italian P.A. and geodata acces Dark Green → download allowed Light Green → wms service onlyRegions and autonomous provinces
  • 4. Italian P.A. and geodata with license Where is a text with an explicit license Regions and autonomous provinces
  • 5. Italian P.A. and open geodata Green → an open data license Orange → no commercial restriction = no open dataRegions and autonomous provinces
  • 6. Other cases● Portale Cartografico Nazionale – License no commercial● Cities: – Bologna, Firenze, Forlí, Merano, Pavia, Schio, Storo, Trento, Vicenza […]● ISTAT – Atlas of statistical and administrative geography
  • 7. The role of OpenStreetMap in Italy Good community Mapping Party Ex Mappare Milano, GenovaSupport from some italian publicadministrationSupport from and otherinitiatives (ex schools)in mosts cases with a basic contradiction: OpenStreetMap is an Open Data project (ODbL license)
  • 8. What is OpenStreetMap? OpenStreetMap is a free editable map of ~ the entire planet. It made ​by people like you. BornSteave Coast (2009) July 2004 500.000+ contributors Fans&Supporters: Microsoft Bing, Apple, MapQuest, ESRI, World Bank, Geocaching, Nestoria, … More examples here
  • 9. The gis wikificationThe wikification of GIS and its consequences: Or Angelina Jolie’s new tattoo and the future of GIS paper here
  • 10. Spatial is Special? NO! YES!● Data are data ● The geodata requires accuracy and● The Geographical knowledge Information Systems are very well defined ● A map is a complex database but simple to understand Spatial is Indeed Special…but GIS Software Skills will Soon be Obsolete
  • 11. Who?People and vehicles of OpenStreetMap (slide from Niccolo Rigacci – - CC-BY-SA-NC)
  • 12. HOW?
  • 13. Gather the data(slide from Niccolo Rigacci – - CC-BY-SA-NC)
  • 14. Attributes and Geometry NODE WAY RELATION
  • 15. Collect data (from gps)
  • 16. Collect data(image tracing)
  • 17. Collect Data by walking papers
  • 18. Collect data(improve the job made by others)
  • 19. Collect the data contribute to temathic maps
  • 20. Official (mapnik)
  • 21. In different ways
  • 22. In different ways
  • 23. In different ways
  • 24. Per tutti i gusti ...
  • 25. Giro dItalia – 1/2Tappa “Herning­Herning” –
  • 26. Giro dItalia – 2/2
  • 27. Map Compare - Sarajevo
  • 28. Map Compare - Trento
  • 29. Some outputs (tools) Bus Stop inforgraphicshttp:/ Košice (SK)
  • 30. Some outputs (companies)
  • 31. Humanitarian OpenStreetMap Team
  • 32. HOT – Core Missionconnecting point between humanitarian and open mappingcommunitiesremote data creation during crisiscollection and organization of existing data sourcesdeployments to the field possibledistribution point for free data
  • 33. ProjectsCurrent Past2012 Mali Crisis 2011 Samoa Cyclone Simulation Philippines - Storm OndoyIvory Coast Iran -- Post-Election CrisisHorn of Africa Famine Gaza [...]
  • 34. Map Kibera
  • 35. Haiti
  • 36. Map evolutionHAITI
  • 37. OpenStreetMap in action
  • 38. PakistanIvory CoastLibiaJapan...
  • 39. Join HOT
  • 40. The OpenStreetMap italian community
  • 41. Data indicatos
  • 42. TagInfo Italy
  • 43. Contributed users (1/2)
  • 44. Contributed users (2/2)
  • 45. Date of eldest edit
  • 46. Thanks! ThanksTwitter: napoBlog: http://de.straba.usEmail: napo@fbk.euSlides: