[Talk-ca] Carleton University Mapathon

James james2432 at gmail.com
Sat Oct 28 16:43:43 UTC 2017


if its friday afternoon I'm available as well

On Oct 28, 2017 12:29 PM, "Kent Jacobs" <kent.jacobs at gmail.com> wrote:

> Tracey, would you be willing to look into room availability for Friday,
> Nov 17th?
>
> John, I know that students can access Wi-Fi through their student
> accounts. They should have a guest access as well.
>
> Kent
> ------------------------------
> *From:* john whelan <jwhelan0112 at gmail.com>
> *Sent:* Saturday, October 28, 2017 12:06:56 PM
> *To:* Kent Jacobs
> *Cc:* talk-ca at openstreetmap.org
> *Subject:* Re: [Talk-ca] Carleton University Mapathon
>
> I'd go Friday then as making it easier for the students to attend should
> get a few more in and they are the target after all.  I don't think you
> need that many helpers unless the number of students is very high.
>
> Those who aren't students will probably need wifi setting up.  An overhead
> projector with a laptop would be helpful.
>
> Cheerio John
>
> On 28 October 2017 at 11:11, Kent Jacobs <kent.jacobs at gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> The advantage of having it on a Friday would be that students would
>> already be on campus.
>>
>> Kent
>> ------------------------------
>> *From:* john whelan <jwhelan0112 at gmail.com>
>> *Sent:* Saturday, October 28, 2017 11:05:37 AM
>> *To:* Kent Jacobs
>>
>> *Subject:* Re: [Talk-ca] Carleton University Mapathon
>>
>> I can make it work but mon-fri works better because the buses are easier.
>>
>> Cheerio John
>>
>> On 28 October 2017 at 10:54, Kent Jacobs <kent.jacobs at gmail.com> wrote:
>>
>>> Would Saturday afternoon (Nov. 18) work for everybody?
>>>
>>> Kent
>>> ------------------------------
>>> *From:* James <james2432 at gmail.com>
>>> *Sent:* Thursday, October 26, 2017 3:58:12 PM
>>> *To:* Tracey P. Lauriault
>>> *Cc:* Kent Jacobs; John Marshall; Talk-CA OpenStreetMap
>>>
>>> *Subject:* Re: [Talk-ca] Carleton University Mapathon
>>>
>>> On the weekend, people might be more available(work and school might
>>> prevent people)
>>>
>>> On Oct 26, 2017 3:52 PM, "Tracey P. Lauriault" <tlauriau at gmail.com>
>>> wrote:
>>>
>>>> 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>
>>>>> 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/CarletonD
>>>>>> GES/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
>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>>>> *From:* Tracey P. Lauriault [mailto:tlauriau at gmail.com]
>>>>>> *Sent:* October 26, 2017 9:01 AM
>>>>>> *To:* John Marshall <rps333 at gmail.com>
>>>>>> *Cc:* James <james2432 at gmail.com>; Kent Jacobs <kent.jacobs at gmail.com>;
>>>>>> Talk-CA OpenStreetMap <talk-ca at openstreetmap.org>
>>>>>> *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!
>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>>>> On Thu, Oct 26, 2017 at 6:38 AM, John Marshall <rps333 at gmail.com>
>>>>>> wrote:
>>>>>>
>>>>>> I'm also available.
>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>>>> John
>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>>>> On Oct 26, 2017 06:17, "James" <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>
>>>>>> 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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>>>>>> --
>>>>>>
>>>>>> *Tracey P. Lauriault*
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Assistant Professor
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Critical Media Studies and Big Data
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Communication Studies
>>>>>>
>>>>>> School of Journalism and Communication
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Suite 4110, River Building
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Carleton University
>>>>>>
>>>>>> 1125 Colonel By Drive <https://maps.google.com/?q=1125+Colonel+By+DriveOttawa+(ON)+K1S+5B6&entry=gmail&source=g>
>>>>>>
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>>>>>>
>>>>>> 1-613-520-2600 x7443 <(613)%20520-2600>
>>>>>> Tracey.Lauriault at Carleton.ca
>>>>>> @TraceyLauriault
>>>>>> Skype: Tracey.P.Lauriault
>>>>>>
>>>>>> https://carleton.ca/sjc/people-archives/lauriault-tracey/
>>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> --
>>>>> 外に遊びに行こう!
>>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> --
>>>> *Tracey P. Lauriault*
>>>>
>>>> Assistant Professor
>>>> Critical Media Studies and Big Data
>>>> Communication Studies
>>>> School of Journalism and Communication
>>>> Suite 4110, River Building
>>>> Carleton University1125 Colonel By Drive <https://maps.google.com/?q=1125+Colonel+By+Drive____Ottawa+(ON)+K1S+5B6+%3Chttps://maps.google.com/?q%3D1125%2BColonel%2BBy%2BDriveOttawa%2B(ON)%2BK1S%2B5B6%26entry%3Dgmail%26source%3Dg%3E&entry=gmail&source=g>Ottawa (ON) K1S 5B6 <https://maps.google.com/?q=1125+Colonel+By+Drive____Ottawa+(ON)+K1S+5B6+%3Chttps://maps.google.com/?q%3D1125%2BColonel%2BBy%2BDriveOttawa%2B(ON)%2BK1S%2B5B6%26entry%3Dgmail%26source%3Dg%3E&entry=gmail&source=g>
>>>>
>>>> 1-613-520-2600 x7443 <(613)%20520-2600>
>>>> Tracey.Lauriault at Carleton.ca
>>>> @TraceyLauriault
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>>>>
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