State Of The Map
The State of the Map (SotM) conference is the annual conference of OpenStreetMap. Organised by the OpenStreetMap Foundation it has been held each year since 2007. There have also been any other regional and local conferences named "State of the Map".
This year's big conference will be held in Buenos Aires, Argentina, from 7 to 9 November 2014.
- 1 Previous SOTMs - International
- 2 Regional/local conferences
- 2.1 State of the Map Europe (SotM-EU)
- 2.2 State of the Map Scotland
- 2.3 State of the Map France
- 2.4 State of the Map U.S. (SotM-US)
- 2.5 State of the Map Baltics
- 2.6 State of the Map Asia
- 2.7 OSMit
Previous SOTMs - International
For the first time, the State of the Map was held in Asia. Tokyo, Japan was the host city and the conference was held from September 6 to 8. A major theme at the conference was disaster-related mapping due to the large earthquake that Japan suffered in March 2011.
In 2010 the conference took place Girona, Spain in July
In 2009 the conference took place Amsterdam on in July
In 2008 the conference was held in Limerick, Ireland
The first conference was in Manchester, UK on the 14-15 July 2007.
State of the Map Europe (SotM-EU)
Since 2011 was the first year that the international State of the Map conference was held outside Europe, the Europeans decided to hold a regional conference for those who are unable to attend the one in the United States. This was held in Vienna, AT on the 15-17 July 2011.
State of the Map Scotland
The Third SotM Scotland will be held in Edinburgh from October 11 to 12. With a hack day on the 13th
The second SotM Scotland was held in Edinburgh from October 19 to 20.
The Scots held their first SotM local conference from August 26 to 27 in Glasgow.
State of the Map France
SotmFR 2013 was held from February 23rd to 24th in Lyon.
SotmFR 2014 was held from April 4th to 6th in Paris
State of the Map U.S. (SotM-US)
The fourth State of the Map U.S. was held on April 12-13 in Washington, DC
The third State of the Map U.S. was held from June 8 to 9 in San Francisco, California
The second SotM-US took place in Portland, Oregon from October 13 to 14, 2012. There was no local conference in 2011 since the international SotM that year was held in the United States.
In 2010, the Americans held their first State of the Map U.S. in Atlanta, Georgia from August 14 to 15.
State of the Map Baltics
The first SotM Baltics will be held in Tartu, Estonia on 3-4 of August, 2013.
State of the Map Asia
After the success of SotM 2012 in Tokyo, an idea was proposed to hold a regional conference in Asia in 2013.
The Italian conference about OSM
The fourth conference was held in Rovereto, in cooperation with Wikimedia Italia
The third conference was held in Torino, in cooperation with Associazione per l'Informazione Geografica Libera GFOSS.it, Regione Piemonte, Università di Torino and CSI Piemonte
The third conference was held in Padova, in cooperation with Centro di Ricerca Interdipartimentale di Cartografia, Fotogrammetria, Telerilevamento e SIT (CIRGEO) at the University of Padova
The second conference was held in Genova, in cooperation with Laboratorio di Geodesia, Geomatica e GIS del Dipartimento di Ingegneria delle Costruzioni, dell'Ambiente e del Territorio (DICAT) della Facoltà di Ingegneria dell'Università degli Studi di Genova
The first Italian conference was held in Trento, in cooperation with Fondazione Bruno Kessler (FBK)