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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23 Jan2019-01-232019-01-24 Wiki pages containing outdated but historically relevant information can be marked with the templates {{Historic artifact start}} and {{Historic artifact end}}.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 10 Aug2020-08-102020-08-11 OSM x Wikidata #19, MozSpace, Taipei, Taiwan
Social 11 Aug2020-08-112020-08-12 Hamburger Mappertreffen, Hamburg, Germany
Mapping party 11 Aug2020-08-112020-08-12 OSM birthday buffet lunch and a little mapping, Budapest, Hungary
Social 11 Aug2020-08-112020-08-12 Virtuelles Niederbayern-Treffen, Germany
Social 12 Aug2020-08-122020-08-13 Münchner Stammtisch, Munich, Germany
Social 14 Aug2020-08-142020-08-15 146. Berlin-Brandenburg Stammtisch, Berlin, Germany
Mapping party 15 Aug2020-08-152020-08-16 Lysterfield Friends/OSGeo Oceania tree planting and mapping day, Lysterfield South, Victoria, Australia
Social 15 Aug2020-08-152020-08-16 120. Mapping-Party/OSM Meetup Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
Meeting 18 Aug2020-08-182020-08-19 130. Bonner OSM-Stammtisch (Online), Bonn, Germany
Social 18 Aug2020-08-182020-08-19 Lüneburger Mappertreffen, Lüneburg, Germany
Meeting 18 Aug2020-08-182020-08-19 14. OSM-Berlin-Verkehrswendetreffen (Online), Berlin, Germany
Social 19 Aug2020-08-192020-08-20 Köln Stammtisch ggf. ONLINE, Cologne, Germany
Meeting 19 Aug2020-08-192020-08-20 Virtual mappy hour, United States
Cancellation 25 Aug2020-08-252020-08-26 Derby pub meetup, Derby, England, United Kingdom
Social 26 Aug2020-08-262020-08-27 Düsseldorfer OSM-Stammtisch, Düsseldorf, Germany
Mapathon 1 Sep2020-09-012020-09-02 Missing Maps London Mapathon, London, United Kingdom
Social 2 Sep2020-09-022020-09-03 Stuttgarter Stammtisch, Stuttgart, Germany
Meeting 7 Sep2020-09-072020-09-08 OSM x Wikidata #20, MozSpace, Taipei, Taiwan
Social 10 Sep2020-09-102020-09-11 147. Berlin-Brandenburg Stammtisch, Berlin, Germany
Meeting 10 Sep2020-09-102020-09-11 Münchner Treffen, Munich, Germany
Social 11 Sep2020-09-112020-09-12 121. OSM Meetup Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
Social 12 Sep2020-09-122020-09-13 Stammtisch Obersteiermark, Leoben, Styria, Austria
Social 15 Sep2020-09-152020-09-16 Lüneburger Mappertreffen, Lüneburg, Germany
  Future big events
Conference 31 Oct – 1 Nov2020-10-312020-11-02 2020 State of the Map Asia, Kandy, Sri Lanka
Conference 5–8 Nov2020-11-052020-11-09 State of the Map U.S. (postponed), Tucson, Arizona, United States