USGIF YPG November Third Thursday “Mappy Hour”
Join USGIF YPG for a November Third Thursday “Mappy Hour”
November 17th, 7:00 pm
Learn how to contribute to the open source map of the world using OpenStreetMap:
What you need:
- A computer with an internet connection
- An OpenStreetMap Account
- Register here: https://www.openstreetmap.org/user/new
Bonus points for a webcam/microphone!
What we’ll be doing:
- Learning how to contribute to OpenStreetMap’s map of the world!
- USGIF YPWG will be providing a 15 minute guided training and will be online+video to answer any questions which come up.
- Improving the availability of quality geospatial data in your locale and other under mapped areas.
- People can contribute to their city (which is likely already mapped decently) or contribute to an OpenStreetMap US project which is increasing foundation GEOINT coverage in Alabama: https://tasks.openstreetmap.us/projects/246