[HOT] Simulation in Samoa

Kate Chapman kate at maploser.com
Tue Nov 29 10:28:15 GMT 2011


Hi Piere G,

Sorry too many Pierre's:).  I might Pierre Béland who had expressed
some interest.

Though if you have time do talk to Nicolas, since maybe there is
something that has been lacking in my explanation.

Best,

-Kate

2011/11/29 Pierre GIRAUD <pierre.giraud at gmail.com>:
> Hi Kate,
>
> I've been busy for the last 3 weeks, but I'm still working on the
> tasking manager even if it's a bit hidden (code cleanup,
> authentication fixes, etc...).
> Nicolas asked me for some thoughts and quotes on an dashboard
> application. I'm still thinking about it and I will probably call
> Nicolas to get more information because I'm not sure I have a clear
> view.
>
> I also tried to follow the several discussions on the hot mailing
> list, and I must admit that I'm a bit lost. For example, I didn't
> really understand what this "simulation" is about.
>
> I'm still super motivated to contribute in a way (software dev) or another.
>
> What does working with GISCorps mean exactly? Who is Randy Hale?
>
> Even though, I would be happy to help GISCorps as a software developer
> volunteer too.
>
> About the tasking server, there were a lot of interesting user
> feedbacks (in the google document, or recently on the mailing list).
> Some of them are worth being taken into account, in my opinion.
>
> Pierre
>
> 2011/11/29 Kate Chapman <kate at maploser.com>:
>> Hi Pierre,
>>
>> Would you be interesting in working with GISCorps?  Randy Hale who
>> knows their work and OSM really well will be project managing from
>> their side.  The idea is to have their volunteers help us map.  I'm
>> not sure if they are going to make map products, but it would be
>> something to discuss.
>>
>> Best,
>>
>> -Kate
>>
>> 2011/11/25 Pierre Béland <infosbelas-gps at yahoo.fr>:
>>> Kate Chapman wrote on 2011-11-24  23:44:16
>>>  > Is anyone interested in joining?  Also if someone could lead this
>>>  > effort that would be wonderful.
>>>
>>> Hi Kate
>>>
>>> I am ready to join in.
>>>
>>> The 2011 Sendai earthquake and tsunami wiki page shows different tasks
>>> where the Hot Team was involved in such a situation recently.
>>> (url http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/2011_Sendai_earthquake_and_tsunami )
>>>
>>> If there are more people interested in joining in for the simulation, it
>>> would be
>>> interesting to not only map, but also define other tasks and coordinate with
>>> other organisations.
>>> (ie. Humanitarian Presets, JOSM Styles, POI Map of disaster, etc.)  ?
>>>
>>> It would be possible to prepare in advance such tools. The day of the
>>> simulation,
>>> mappers could then practice using these various tools, receive requests and
>>> feedbacks.
>>>
>>> Too utopian ?
>>>
>>> Pierre Béland
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
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