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

Nick Austin nick.w.austin at gmail.com
Sat Jan 23 01:29:45 GMT 2010

On Fri, Jan 22, 2010 at 8:43 AM, SteveC <steve at asklater.com> wrote:
> On Jan 21, 2010, at 5:34 PM, Robert Scott wrote:
>> 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?

How about where the new Ordnance Survey offices are being built:


OSM may well have been the first with an online map of the building
and access road.  The roundabout to the South and nearby cycle path
are also new features.


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