[talk-ph] Time for another mapping party?

maning sambale emmanuel.sambale at gmail.com
Thu Sep 17 07:39:12 BST 2009


venue for:
1. pre-mapping party lecture and demostration - need pc's or at least
a good internet connectivity
2. mapping party proper - good beer :)

any other ideas?

On 9/17/09, George Tujan <gtujan at gmail.com> wrote:
> @maning: the venue can also be the sponsor para isa na lang, and if you can
> have media converage mas ok :)
>
>
> On Thu, Sep 17, 2009 at 10:59 AM, maning sambale
> <emmanuel.sambale at gmail.com
>> wrote:
>
>> When we have a date and place, is it OK if I try sending some sponsor
>> request to people?
>> What specific things do we need for the mapping party (food, fuel,
>> venue)?
>>
>>
>> On Wed, Sep 16, 2009 at 10:31 AM, maning sambale
>> <emmanuel.sambale at gmail.com> wrote:
>> >>> so I think it's time we
>> >>> do another one and I suggest that this time we do it in Metro Manila
>> >>> to
>> get
>> >>> more participants. (And try to better the event management skills of
>> the
>> >>> Davao pips when they did their Davao Mapping Party. ;-)
>> > Some things that worked for Davao:
>> > 1. Enough time and announcement before the event.
>> > 2. A separate tutorial session on how to map, before the event.
>> > 3. Sponsors, banners, etc.
>> >
>> >
>> >>> While Metro Manila is covered by Yahoo! imagery, there are plenty of
>> places
>> >>> where a "virgin" GPS survey is possible. Here are some places I can
>> think
>> >>> of:
>> >>>
>> >>> 1. Ortigas Home Depot and Metro Walk. The Yahoo! imagery here is
>> outdated so
>> >>> this is a good spot to survey. The problem is that this spot is too
>> small.
>> >>> But we could fill in the time with presentations if we were to target
>> >>> newbies.
>> >>>
>> >>> 2. McKinley Hills in Taguig (near Bonifacio Global City). Yahoo!
>> imagery is
>> >>> outdated too. Same concerns as above.
>> >>>
>> >>> 3. Mandaluyong around Shaw Blvd. This area is covered by clouds in
>> Yahoo! so
>> >>> GPS surveying is definitely needed.
>> >>>
>> >>> 4. Combine all of the above as separate slices if the number of
>> participants
>> >>> is high.
>> >>>
>> >>> Any other suggestions?
>> >>>
>> >>>
>> >>> Eugene / seav
>> >>>
>> >>>
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>> >>
>> >>
>> >> --
>> >> cheers,
>> >> maning
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>> maning
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maning
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