OpenStreetMap Foundation JapanPresident Hiroshi MIURA (miurah)
2007 o OSM became a popular topics 2008 o OSM Japan community was born (03/09) • Start OSMJ site, http://www.openstreetmap.jp/ • Start Japanese OSM ML: Talk-ja • Introduced in some web media • This news was talked in some Japanese ML, like OSGeo.JP o Our first Mapping Party • At Sugamo with Mr. Tim Waters (04/12) • Kamakura Mapping Party (05/24)
2008 o Start importing public data by MLIT • National Land Numerical Information • Lakes • Railways o Start attending “Open Source Conference (OSC)” • Nagoya (08/09) • Shimane (09/12) • Tokyo Fall (10/03,04) o Mapnik can render Japanese 2009 o Japanizing of osm.org
2010 o Start importing public data • Forests • Rivers • Administrative borders o Discus about trade mark of “OSM” in Japan o Establish OSMF Japan(12/30)
2011 o Mr. and Mrs. Coast came to Japan(03/04) o the Grate East Japan Earthquake(3/11) • Starting of sinsai.info o Import road data from Yahoo!JAPAN/ALPS map • Yahoo!Japan provide ALPS map data o Potlatch2 is localized
Local communities o OpenStreetMap TOKAI o OpenStreetMap KANSAI o OpenStreetMap FUKUSHIMA o OpenStreetMap YOKOHAMA Some areas are mapping by a few mappers o Hannou city o Hiroshima o Tokushima
Exhibited to opensource events anywhere by OSM Japan community o Community, but it is just a activity by volunteers o Who will receive the trademark of OpenStreetMap? Therefore, we decided establishment of OpenStreetMap Foundation Japan!
Objectives o Cooperation of some other organization o Protection of intellectual property Organizations o 5 groups • Planning • Global communication • Technical • Support communities • sinsai.info • SotM o +Directors, office