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News edit
2020
20 Aug2020-08-202020-08-21 Mappers can now become an Associate member of OpenStreetMap Foundation at no cost by applying for Active Contributor Membership. A minimum 42 days of editing are required in the last 365 calendar days.
10 Jul2020-07-102020-07-11 ÖPNVKarte becomes a new featured tile layer on openstreetmap.org.
4 Jul2020-07-042020-07-05 State of the Map 2020 conference is held on-line this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
2019
3 Aug2019-08-032019-08-04 Most pages on this wiki load faster following a redesign of the language bar. Please report any problems on the language bar's talk page.
12 Jun2019-06-122019-06-13 The events calendar has been streamlined for easier editing. See Template:Calendar for updated instructions.
11 Apr2019-04-112019-04-12 The OSM Foundation is now an affiliate member of the Open Source Initiative.
23 Mar2019-03-232019-03-24 OSM wins the 2018 Free Software Foundation award, adding another trophy to our collection.
23 Jan2019-01-232019-01-24 Wiki pages containing outdated but historically relevant information can be marked with the templates {{Historic artifact start}} and {{Historic artifact end}}.
10 Jan2019-01-102019-01-11 Data Working Group announces that the Organised Editing Guidelines have been officially put online. (More context on the OSMF blog.)
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Meeting 20 Oct2020-10-202020-10-21 132. Bonner OSM-Stammtisch (Online), Bonn, Germany
Social 20 Oct2020-10-202020-10-21 Lüneburger Mappertreffen, Lüneburg, Germany
Meeting 20 Oct2020-10-202020-10-21 OSM-Verkehrswende #16 (Online), Berlin, Germany
Cancellation 20 Oct2020-10-202020-10-21 Nottingham pub meetup, Nottingham, England, United Kingdom
Social 20 Oct2020-10-202020-10-21 Rencontre mensuelle pour tous, Lyon, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
Mapathon 22 Oct2020-10-222020-10-23 Missing Maps Mapathon Žilina #9 (Online), Žilina, Slovakia
Meeting 22 Oct2020-10-222020-10-23 Réunion mensuelle, Rennes, Bretagne, France
Info 22 Oct2020-10-222020-10-23 Online OpenStreetMap Foundation public board meeting, world
Conference 25 Oct2020-10-252020-10-26 Wikidata+OSM: Its use cases, Virtual, India
Mapping party 25 Oct2020-10-252020-10-26 Atelier découverte OSM / Wikipédia / Wikidata [1], Rennes, Bretagne, France
Social 26 Oct2020-10-262020-10-27 Bremer Stammtisch, Bremen, Germany
Cancellation 26 Oct2020-10-262020-10-27 (cancelled - annulé) Réunion des contributeurs OpenStreetMap, Arlon, Luxembourg, Belgium
Social 27 Oct2020-10-272020-10-28 OpenStreetMap Utah Map Night, Salt Lake City / Virtual, United States
Social 28 Oct2020-10-282020-10-29 Düsseldorfer OSM-Stammtisch, Düsseldorf, Germany
Mapathon 28 Oct2019-10-282019-10-29 Missing Maps Online Mapathon Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland
Social 29 Oct2020-10-292020-10-30 OpenStreetMap Utah Map Night, Salt Lake City / Virtual, United States
Conference 29–31 Oct2020-10-292020-11-01 OpenStreetMap U.S.: Connect 2020, United States
Mapathon 31 Oct2020-10-312020-11-01 Meeting Missing Maps CZ & SK [2], Bratislava, Slovakia
Social 29 Oct2020-10-292020-10-30 Stammtisch Wien und Mehr (online), Online, Austria
Mapathon 31 Oct2020-10-312020-11-01 SSSI FireWater Map-a-thon, Australia
Meeting 31 Oct2020-10-312020-11-01 Monthly meeting OSM Piedmont Online, Italy
Mapathon 3 Nov2020-11-032020-11-04 Missing Maps London Mapathon, London, United Kingdom
Social 3 Nov2020-11-032020-11-04 Virtuelles Niederbayern-Treffen, Germany
Social 4 Nov2020-11-042020-11-05 Stuttgarter Stammtisch (online), Stuttgart, Germany
Conference 5–8 Nov2020-11-052020-11-09 State of the Map U.S. (postponed), Tucson, Arizona, United States
Social 5 Nov2020-11-052020-11-06 Dresdner OSM-Stammtisch, Dresden, Germany
Conference 7 Nov2020-11-072020-11-08 State of the Map Japan 2020 Online, Online, Japan
Speaking 7 Nov2020-11-072020-11-08 Virtual mappy hour by Saritha, India
Meeting 9 Nov2020-11-092020-11-10 OSM x Wikidata #22, MozSpace, Taipei, Taiwan
Social 10 Nov2020-11-102020-11-11 OpenStreetMap Utah Map Night, Salt Lake City / Virtual, United States
Social 11 Nov2020-11-112020-11-12 Münchner Stammtisch, Munich, Germany
Social 11 Nov2020-11-112020-11-12 123. OSM Meetup Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
Social 12 Nov2020-11-122020-11-13 149. Berlin-Brandenburg Stammtisch (Online), Berlin, Germany
Conference 13–27 Nov2020-11-132020-11-28 2020 Pista ng Mapa, Online, Philippines
Meeting 17 Nov2020-11-172020-11-18 133. Bonner OSM-Stammtisch (Online), Bonn, Germany
Social 17 Nov2020-11-172020-11-18 Lüneburger Mappertreffen, Lüneburg, Germany
Meeting 17 Nov2020-11-172020-11-18 OSM-Verkehrswende #17 (Online), Berlin, Germany
Social 18 Nov2020-11-182020-11-19 Köln Stammtisch ONLINE, Cologne, Germany
Meeting 18 Nov2020-11-182020-11-19 Virtual mappy hour, United States
Conference 20 Nov2020-11-202020-11-21 FOSS4G SotM Oceania 2020, Online, Oceania
Cancellation 24 Nov2020-11-242020-11-25 Derby pub meetup, Derby, England, United Kingdom
Social 24 Nov2020-11-242020-11-25 OpenStreetMap Utah Map Night, Salt Lake City / Virtual, United States
Social 25 Nov2020-11-252020-11-26 Düsseldorfer OSM-Stammtisch, Düsseldorf, Germany
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