[Talk-br] Fwd: [OSM-talk] Nominations for State of the Map Travel Scholarships
Claudomiro Nascimento Junior
claudomiro em claudomiro.com
Sexta Maio 8 00:39:24 BST 2009
temo que dar um "jeitinho Brasileiro" nessa parada:
proponho o seguinte: indicação pela ordem de chegada nesse "thread".
Eu indico o Arlindo, o Vitor me indica e o Arlindo indica o Vitor.
On Thu, May 7, 2009 at 8:31 PM, Vitor George <vitor.george em gmail.com> wrote:
> Eu acho que a gente tem que se candidatar. Podemos mandar algums nomes,
> falar a atuação na comunidade e ver no que dá.
> Quem mais se interessa além do Claudomiro? Além de mim, é claro... :)
> On Thu, May 7, 2009 at 8:17 PM, Claudomiro Nascimento Junior <
> claudomiro em claudomiro.com> wrote:
>> se alguem quiser me indicar, eu humildimente, aceito... :-)
>> On Thu, May 7, 2009 at 10:21 AM, Arlindo Pereira <nighto em nighto.net>wrote:
>>> ---------- Forwarded message ----------
>>> From: Mikel Maron <mikel_maron em yahoo.com>
>>> Date: Thu, May 7, 2009 at 02:25
>>> Subject: [OSM-talk] Nominations for State of the Map Travel Scholarships
>>> To: talk em openstreetmap.org
>>> The OpenStreetMap Foundation is excited to announce a program to cover
>>> full travel and accomodations costs for 15 mappers to attend State of
>>> the Map. We're seeking nominations from the community for potential
>>> Generally, we are seeking people from places where costs would
>>> prohibit attendance, developing countries, and places that are
>>> "interesting" geopolitically. The ideal candidates for funding are
>>> from countries with a small OSM community, perhaps just a few mappers
>>> in total. They have made a significant start at mapping their city,
>>> either through Yahoo imagery or with their own GPS, and are directly
>>> familiar with the process of OSM. They may have started communicating
>>> among themselves, and made plans and scoped out the process for their
>>> local district. But, the community is nowhere near critical mass, and
>>> they need the inspiration and support to take OSM to the next level.
>>> We need to act fast. State of the Map is just over two months away,
>>> tickets and visas need to be arranged. In order to allow enough time
>>> for all the arrangements, the nomination period will be short, one
>>> week only, ending next Wednesday, May 13. From the nominations
>>> received, we'll review the list and choose 15 mappers to approach with
>>> the offer. Depending on their availability to attend, we'll work our
>>> way through the list. We only recently secured funding for this
>>> program, so the process has to be quick.
>>> Please send your nominations to sotm.scholarship em gmail.com. For each
>>> nomination, include the mappers name, OSM user name, email address,
>>> location, and a paragraph or two on why they'd be great to have at
>>> And also, please forward this message to other relevant local OSM lists.
>>> As for regions, here are a few regions that seem to fit the bill, but
>>> nominations are not limited to these places at all.
>>> * Eastern Europe: the Caucasus, Russia, Bulgaria, Romania.
>>> * Arab States: Lebanon, Jordan, Egypt. Egypt is particularly
>>> interesting, as the ban on GPS units there was recently lifted.
>>> * South Asia: India, Pakistan. While both countries have seen
>>> significant activities, relative to size and population they are in
>>> the very early stages.
>>> * Southeast Asia: Phillipines, Vietnam, Thailand.
>>> * South America: Colombia, Bolivia, Peru. Promising leads in
>>> government for the release of data for use in OSM.
>>> * East Africa: Kenya is a hotspot for mapping right now (Ushahidi,
>>> AgCommons, MapMaker..)
>>> Many thanks to the Open Society Institute for helping make this happen.
>>> talk mailing list
>>> talk em openstreetmap.org
>>> Arlindo Saraiva Pereira Jr.
>>> Bacharelando em Sistemas de Informação - UNIRIO - uniriotec.br
>>> Consultor de Software Livre da UNIRIOTEC Consultoria - uniriotec.com
>>> Acadêmico: arlindo.pereira em uniriotec.br
>>> Profissional: arlindo.pereira em uniriotec.com
>>> Geral: contato em arlindopereira.com
>>> Tel.: +5521 92504072
>>> Jabber/Google Talk: nighto em nighto.net
>>> Skype: nighto_sumomo
>>> Chave pública: BD065DEC
>>> Talk-br mailing list
>>> Talk-br em openstreetmap.org
>> Talk-br mailing list
>> Talk-br em openstreetmap.org
> Talk-br mailing list
> Talk-br em openstreetmap.org
-------------- Próxima Parte ----------
Um anexo em HTML foi limpo...
More information about the Talk-br