Free and Open Palestine
               Mikel Maron
                      SOTM
               2009 Jul 11
Complete
Roads and POI
 in West Bank
     and Gaza
JumpStart Mapping Palestine
         sustainable economic development
Jordan??
we are missing
Neutral Geographic Context
         http://www.flickr.com/photos/discoste/3069220022/
Bethlehem August 2008
Engineers without Borders
  Engineering Association
Testing Our Mapping
        Assumptions
Not Easy!
         Security/ Heat!/
Volunteers to Job Creation
Cartography
There's no Beyt Sahour Zoo
Mappers!
From Hebron to Ramallah to Jenin
Partners
Atlas, NC4D, ARIJ, PCBS, Relief Intl
The State of the Maps
Paper Maps, Geodata Sharing, Piracy
JumpStart is Public Domain
      (we ran our own server, tiles, etc)
ESRI
tracing, integration, familiarity, jobs


                  wfs-t interface
              open up to GIS pros
despite that, Much happiness
the first
“Palestinian Spy Satellite”
             (kite photography)
Gaza January 2009
no decent maps anywhere
Call out for help
Yahoo! imagery
Tidal wave
Collect existing data sources
                 and free data
UN, Commercial, NGO, EU, Wikipedia, USA, News
OCHA closures, closed
EC, UNOSAT opened
Southern Gaza
Remote Mappers, 7 days
Fundraiser for Imagery
        5k GBP in days
2m, mid-January
from Digital Globe
JumpStart enters
   Gaza in March
local knowledge
Gaza City yesterday
And now...
Import Process
 from JumpStart to OSM

merge, quality correction
         talk-ps, talk-il

      reboot community!
Conflicts?
name, name:ar, name:he
           settlements
Import to Navteq/TeleAltas,
             G-Y-M, UN, etc




            ?
Applications and Use



Map Cake!
Nationalized Routing
Arabic Maps
InsideGaza, InsideWestBank
SocialGeo
H.O.T
Humanitarian OpenStreetMap Team
      Tehran - Map Kibera
SOTM
Scholarships

 Anas Maraqa
Complete
Roads and POI
 in West Bank
     and Gaza
Thank you!
                                              Mikel Maron
                                  mikel@osmfoundation...
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Free and Open Palestine

  1. 1. Free and Open Palestine Mikel Maron SOTM 2009 Jul 11
  2. 2. Complete Roads and POI in West Bank and Gaza
  3. 3. JumpStart Mapping Palestine sustainable economic development
  4. 4. Jordan??
  5. 5. we are missing Neutral Geographic Context http://www.flickr.com/photos/discoste/3069220022/
  6. 6. Bethlehem August 2008 Engineers without Borders Engineering Association
  7. 7. Testing Our Mapping Assumptions
  8. 8. Not Easy! Security/ Heat!/ Volunteers to Job Creation
  9. 9. Cartography
  10. 10. There's no Beyt Sahour Zoo
  11. 11. Mappers!
  12. 12. From Hebron to Ramallah to Jenin
  13. 13. Partners Atlas, NC4D, ARIJ, PCBS, Relief Intl
  14. 14. The State of the Maps Paper Maps, Geodata Sharing, Piracy
  15. 15. JumpStart is Public Domain (we ran our own server, tiles, etc)
  16. 16. ESRI tracing, integration, familiarity, jobs wfs-t interface open up to GIS pros
  17. 17. despite that, Much happiness
  18. 18. the first “Palestinian Spy Satellite” (kite photography)
  19. 19. Gaza January 2009 no decent maps anywhere
  20. 20. Call out for help
  21. 21. Yahoo! imagery
  22. 22. Tidal wave
  23. 23. Collect existing data sources and free data UN, Commercial, NGO, EU, Wikipedia, USA, News
  24. 24. OCHA closures, closed
  25. 25. EC, UNOSAT opened
  26. 26. Southern Gaza Remote Mappers, 7 days
  27. 27. Fundraiser for Imagery 5k GBP in days
  28. 28. 2m, mid-January from Digital Globe
  29. 29. JumpStart enters Gaza in March
  30. 30. local knowledge
  31. 31. Gaza City yesterday
  32. 32. And now...
  33. 33. Import Process from JumpStart to OSM merge, quality correction talk-ps, talk-il reboot community!
  34. 34. Conflicts? name, name:ar, name:he settlements
  35. 35. Import to Navteq/TeleAltas, G-Y-M, UN, etc ?
  36. 36. Applications and Use Map Cake!
  37. 37. Nationalized Routing
  38. 38. Arabic Maps
  39. 39. InsideGaza, InsideWestBank
  40. 40. SocialGeo
  41. 41. H.O.T Humanitarian OpenStreetMap Team Tehran - Map Kibera
  42. 42. SOTM Scholarships Anas Maraqa
  43. 43. Complete Roads and POI in West Bank and Gaza
  44. 44. Thank you! Mikel Maron mikel@osmfoundation.org http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/WikiProject_Palestine http://brainoff.com/weblog/index.php?s=gaza+openstreetmap http://jumpstart-mapping.blogspot.com/

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