[Talk-ca] Carleton University Mapathon

Tracey P. Lauriault tlauriau at gmail.com
Thu Oct 26 19:52:34 UTC 2017


Once you have a date let me know and I can check in on space.  THe ateium
is grand, food is a monopoly situation, but if during the weekend we can
work around stuff.


On Thursday, October 26, 2017, James <james2432 at gmail.com> wrote:

> Setting a time would also be in order, but I imagine this has to be
> figured out based on availability of rooms
>
> On Thu, Oct 26, 2017 at 11:44 AM, Kent Jacobs <kent.jacobs at gmail.com
> <javascript:_e(%7B%7D,'cvml','kent.jacobs at gmail.com');>> wrote:
>
>> Thank you all for the responses!
>>
>>
>>
>> I would like to have this during OSM Geoweek, but that week is
>> approaching quickly. It would make sense to first designate a time and
>> space to hold the Mapathon. I was thinking November 16th or 17th. This
>> is after Nov. 14th event at the Royal Canadian Geographic Society where
>> I believe Statistics Canada will be giving a presentation on their OSM
>> project (https://twitter.com/CarletonDGES/status/920993927934574592).
>>
>>
>>
>> I am very familiar with the Carleton campus, so Loeb building could be an
>> option since it is the location of the Geography department. Tracey, I hear
>> that Richcraft Hall is the nicest building on campus though. 😉 If
>> anybody else is familiar with Carleton’s campus I’m open to location ideas.
>>
>>
>>
>> Kent
>>
>>
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>> *From:* Tracey P. Lauriault [mailto:tlauriau at gmail.com
>> <javascript:_e(%7B%7D,'cvml','tlauriau at gmail.com');>]
>> *Sent:* October 26, 2017 9:01 AM
>> *To:* John Marshall <rps333 at gmail.com
>> <javascript:_e(%7B%7D,'cvml','rps333 at gmail.com');>>
>> *Cc:* James <james2432 at gmail.com
>> <javascript:_e(%7B%7D,'cvml','james2432 at gmail.com');>>; Kent Jacobs <
>> kent.jacobs at gmail.com
>> <javascript:_e(%7B%7D,'cvml','kent.jacobs at gmail.com');>>; Talk-CA
>> OpenStreetMap <talk-ca at openstreetmap.org
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>> *Subject:* Re: [Talk-ca] Carleton University Mapathon
>>
>>
>>
>> I am glad I provided the *How NOT to do* template ;)
>>
>> Let me know when it is on and if I am free I will join!
>>
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>> On Thu, Oct 26, 2017 at 6:38 AM, John Marshall <rps333 at gmail.com
>> <javascript:_e(%7B%7D,'cvml','rps333 at gmail.com');>> wrote:
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>> I'm also available.
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>>
>> John
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>> On Oct 26, 2017 06:17, "James" <james2432 at gmail.com
>> <javascript:_e(%7B%7D,'cvml','james2432 at gmail.com');>> wrote:
>>
>> Hey Kent, I'd be glad to help out :)
>>
>>
>>
>> On Oct 26, 2017 12:51 AM, "Kent Jacobs" <kent.jacobs at gmail.com
>> <javascript:_e(%7B%7D,'cvml','kent.jacobs at gmail.com');>> wrote:
>>
>> Hello all!
>>
>>
>>
>> I am a Masters of Science student in the Geography department at Carleton
>> University studying Quality Assessment of OSM data for my thesis. I am also
>> currently employed at Employment and Social Development Canada as a
>> Geomatics Technician where I have been promoting the use of OSM data within
>> the department.
>>
>>
>>
>> I discussed the idea of a possible mapathon at Carleton University with
>> Statistics Canada, the Carleton Geography department and Mapbox. I am
>> reaching out (similar to Tim’s post above) to find additional OSM mappers
>> to assist us with the mapathon. I am fairly experienced with OSM myself but
>> I have never led a mapathon event. I am aware of COMS2200 issues with
>> contributions and do not want a repeat of this. 😊 I believe focusing on
>> the OSM Canada Task Manager and rural/remote regions will help avoid poor
>> contributions.
>>
>>
>>
>> Any help is much appreciated!
>>
>>
>>
>> Regards,
>>
>> Kent
>>
>>
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Critical Media Studies and Big Data
Communication Studies
School of Journalism and Communication
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Carleton University
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