[HOT] Follow up on Academic Research Discussion from the HOT Summit

Robert Soden robert.soden at gmail.com
Wed Sep 2 19:25:18 UTC 2015


We're live:

https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/HOT_Academic_Partnerships
https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/HOT_Research_Topics

On Fri, Aug 7, 2015 at 5:27 AM, Robert Soden <robert.soden at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi all,
>
> Thanks to everyone who has already given feedback!  I'm going to
> incorporate and then put a draft up on the HOT wiki sometime in the
> next week.  Please let me know if you have any other input.
>
> Best,
> Robert
>
>
>
> On Sun, Jul 12, 2015 at 3:03 PM, Robert Soden <robert.soden at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Hi everyone,
>>
>> A few of us organized a group discussion at the HOT Summit back in April on
>> partnerships with academic researchers.  Everyone in the session seemed to
>> agree that research on HOTs activities has the potential to be beneficial
>> and should be encouraged but that there needed to be a clearer statement
>> from HOT both inviting that research as well as setting some ground-rules
>> for how we would like to be approached, interacted with, and some of the
>> research topics we thought would be valuable.
>>
>> Based on that session, we have drafted a short note here:
>> https://docs.google.com/document/d/1FJmhy9Lpm67d1NfhwPV1fWfxsMZRU5bYxmK9e8DR3aI/edit
>>
>> and sketched a few initial ideas on what we think would be interesting to
>> partner with academics on:
>> https://docs.google.com/document/d/1SmlYKkpl0tCV-5KKIuv25SWGgwf90OScgfwqfGXaBKg/edit#
>>
>> I think the goal, if there are no major objections, would be to get some
>> input from the HOT community on both of these documents and then move them
>> to wiki page where they could live as resources to point researchers to when
>> they reach out to us.
>>
>> Please feel free to make any suggestions to the documents, follow up with me
>> here, or send me an email offline - whichever you prefer.
>>
>> Thanks!
>> Robert
>>
>>



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