[Talk-GB] OS DG Vanessa Lawrence on the Future of mapping

SteveC steve at asklater.com
Fri Jan 22 08:43:04 GMT 2010


On Jan 21, 2010, at 5:34 PM, Robert Scott wrote:

> On Thursday 21 January 2010, Jonathan Bennett wrote:
>> On 21/01/2010 15:21, Andy Robinson (blackadder-lists) wrote:
>>> Maybe a big map of Haiti or something?
>> 
>> Hardly a valid criticism of OS though, is it?
>> "You don't have any maps of Haiti"...
>> 
> 
> Perhaps it would be good to downplay Haiti, as it could give her a handle to say 'Of course projects like that are great for situations like Haiti but when it comes to real mapping...' allowing her to appear 'up with the new trend'.

which is basically reasonable, it's not the OS' job to map Haiti

perhaps some maps of the venue, or Southampton?

Yours &c.

Steve





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