Arezzo Mapping Party

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January 26th 2008 - Arezzo, Tuscany, Italy


The first italian mapping party. Co-organized by OSM, and the Arezzo Municipality

Where and when

  • Location: Arezzo.
  • Meeting place: Informagiovani, Piazza Guido Monaco

What to bring

  • GPS unit (to get GPS traces and note waypoints)
  • Digital camera, if you know how to geo-reference photos
  • Pen & paper (essential)
  • Laptop (try to have JOSM installed)


  • Saturday Jan 26th: 9.00h meet, 9.00h-11.00h assign districts, 11.00h go map
  • Sunday Jan 27th, 10:00h: go map
  • Sunday Jan 27th, afternoon: 16.30 h meet, clean up data and upload to OSM

Things needing attention

  • GPS units - will anybody from UK come with OSM lendable units?
  • Printouts of the city to assign districts
  • Working, non-saturated OSM and t@h servers on sunday afternoon
  • Decide a place to have dinner/drinks

Useful links


Anybody can attend the party, no previous experience with OSM is required. We'll have Y! imaginery, so a bit of experience with GIS software, specifically JOSM, would be very useful.

If you are interested in attending to the mapping party, you can sign down here (this is an informal list, just to see who may be coming).

Attending: Presenti +/-