[talk-ph] Quarterly Mapping Parties (was: Re: Looking forward to OSM-PH in 2010

maning sambale emmanuel.sambale at gmail.com
Mon Jan 4 06:14:55 GMT 2010


Woohoo! A mapping buddy! We have lots of things to add.  My goal is to
make Marikina road complete (it is by my standards, given a few
missing names) by this year.

On Mon, Jan 4, 2010 at 1:53 PM, Jing Iya <jing_iya at yahoo.com> wrote:
> Maning,
>
> Since I live within Marikina, I can join this mapping part if I am free.
> This will be my first time :)
>
> Regards,
>
> Jing
>
>
> ________________________________
> From: maning sambale <emmanuel.sambale at gmail.com>
> To: osm-ph <talk-ph at openstreetmap.org>
> Sent: Monday, January 4, 2010 11:21:31
> Subject: Re: [talk-ph] Quarterly Mapping Parties (was: Re: Looking forward
> to OSM-PH in 2010
>
> I added 2 proposed mapping area:
> http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/WikiProject_Philippines/MappingParty#Proposed_area
>
> Please add more so we can discuss what would be suitable (a highly
> subjective criteria, btw) for most people.
>
> On Mon, Jan 4, 2010 at 10:24 AM, maning sambale
> <emmanuel.sambale at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Hi,
>>
>> I created a stub page for the mapping party events
>> http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/WikiProject_Philippines/MappingParty
>>
>> Please add more info.
>>
>>
>>> QUARTERLY MICRO MAPPING PARTIES
>>> -------------------------------
>>>
>>> We think that more frequent and regular Micro Mapping Parties in vicinity
>>> of
>>> Metro Manila would be better in order to reach newbies and share mapping
>>> techniques and create a more social/friendly interaction among mappers.
>>>
>>> Instead of asking everyone on which date they are free, we will just set
>>> fixed
>>> dates and people can choose to attend the Parties when they are free. We
>>> are
>>> also looking to get sponsorships for these events (most likely the local
>>> Garmin
>>> distributors).
>>>
>>> Davao mappers and other areas can schedule their own regular events.
>>>
>>> Other ideas for mapping events:
>>>  - Mapping slums/urban poor areas - ala mapkibera.org
>>>  - Use TODA (transport groups) to speed up "road naming" within their
>>>    respective routes. We could trace streets from Yahoo! print it then
>>> give
>>> it
>>>    to jeepney/tricycle drivers to verify.
>>>  - Organize mapping events among local college and universities
>>>
>>
>>
>>
>>
>>
>> --
>> cheers,
>> maning
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cheers,
maning
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