[Talk-gh] Workshop Summary
adjapongs at gmail.com
Tue Jun 30 09:02:32 UTC 2015
It was a great event...
Can't wait to attend the next workshop. Get involve and be a part of the
Watch out for the upcoming school mapping tour in your community.
Contribute to development and make an impact.
Thanks to Enock and Code for Ghana for a wonderful event.
Cc: MapOut Ghana...
On Jun 30, 2015 8:53 AM, "Enock Seth Nyamador" <kwadzo459 at gmail.com> wrote:
> Good Morning,
> I was in Madina, Accra for the said OpenStreetMap workshop. This was in
> relation on the Accra Floods. Thanks to CodeforGhana for providing the
> It was sad few of the people who registered came, but it was also good to
> have a small number where I was able to go round and help.
> We had mostly new mappers (students and developers) and two people from
> the GIS industry, also present was a Peace Corps volunteers.
> During the workshop I did a short presentation  on OpenStreetMap;
> relating what it is, tags, users, how we use can it, responses, HOT and
> OpenStreetMap Ghana. I also setup a simple task using OSM Tasking Manager
>  to let introduce how mappers collaborate on projects.
> Glad to have Sylvester around who also talked about data from OSM and his
> startup MapOut Ghana.
> Though it was a workshop to introduce OSM and edit. We used the time to
> also discuss how we can get people involved in OSM in Ghana especially
> students. Also came was we shouldn't wait for something to happen before we
> start building a map.
> Images from the event can be found on Facebook here 
> 1. http://www.slideshare.net/Enock4seth/openstreetmap-workshop-accra
> 2. http://tasks.hotosm.org/project/1100
> 3. https://goo.gl/7T0gsp
> PS: Sorry for typo.
> - Enock
> UMaT, Tarkwa
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