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Image of the week ±
SOTM Catolonia 2015.jpg
SOTM Catalonia conference took place in Barcelona last week, with talks such as this one on public transport mapping
News ±
24 Jun Fundraising target reached. Thank you! (you can still donate)
6 Jun Launching Fundraising drive 2015
25 Apr Humanitarian OpenStreetMappers respond to the 2015 Nepal earthquake.
11 Apr OSM Workshop will be held in Austin, Texas USA to support GeoGO Accessibility Project
16 Feb Routing feature was enabled on main website, based on Open Source Routing Machine, GraphHopper and MapQuest Routing API
6 Oct WeeklyOSM was relaunched: a weekly news collection with everything about OSM, based on German Wochennotiz. WeeklyOSM is available there in English, Spanish, Romanian, Japanese and Türkish
18 Sep OSM2World takes first place in Thomas-Krenn open source awards
9 Aug Celebrations for the tenth anniversary of OpenStreeetMap take place around the world
older news... OpenStreetMap in the media
Platform Status ±
Up and running
Event Calendar ±
Social 7 Oct Stammtisch Stuttgart, Germany Germany
Social 8 Oct 51. Wiener Stammtisch, Austria Austria Wien
Social 9 Oct 88. Berlin-Brandenburger Stammtisch, Germany Germany
Social 10 Oct Mappertreffen Essen, Essen, Germany Germany
Mapping party 10 Oct Jornada de herramientas cartográficas. Mapas de elecciones, Madrid, Spain Spain
Social 12 Oct Bayern-Stammtisch in Landshut, Germany Germany Bayern
Social 13 Oct Rencontre mensuelle mappeurs, Lyon, France France
Social 13 Oct OSM-Stammtisch München, Germany Germany München
Social 13 Oct Hamburger Mappertreffen, Germany Germany
Speaking 13 Oct OSM intro at CRE data summit London United Kingdom
Social 15 Oct Stammtisch Innsbruck, Austria Austria Tirol
Social 15 Oct London pub meet-up United Kingdom
Mapping party 17 Oct Mapping Party Vignola-Falesina, Vignola, Trentino, Italy Italy
Pizza 17–18 Oct Karlsruhe Hack Weekend October 2015, Germany Germany
Conference 18 Oct HackMeeting El Alto 2015, Bolivia Bolivia
Social 19 Oct Stammtisch Graz, Austria Austria Steiermark
Social 20 Oct Nottingham, England England
Social 20 Oct Mappertreffen Lüneburg, Lüneburg, Germany Germany
Social 20 Oct Bonner Stammtisch, Bonn, Germany Germany
Social 26 Oct Bremer Mappertreffen, Bremen, Germany Germany Bremen
Social 28 Oct Stammtisch Düsseldorf, Germany Germany
Conference 31 Oct State of the Map Japan 2015, Hamamastu, JapanJapan
Conference 20–22 Nov Open GIS 2015, Moscow, Russia Russia
Conference 26–27 Nov PGConf.DE (Deutschsprachige PostgreSQL Konferenz) 2015, Hamburg, Germany Germany