OpenStreetMap 14th Anniversary Birthday party
This year the project birthday, the OpenStreetMap 14th Anniversary Birthday party will be celebrated on Sunday, 12th August 2018 in cities all around the world! In some cities, people will meet on 11th or a week later — see the individual announcements below. Don't skip the fun!
- 1 Birthday events
- 1.1 Hyderabad, Telangana, India (78°E)
- 1.2 New Delhi, NCT, India (77.2°E)
- 1.3 Moscow, Russia (37°E)
- 1.4 Zeze, Kasulu, Kigoma Region, Tanzania (30°E)
- 1.5 Rapperswil (by the lake of Zürich), St. Gallen Canton, Switzerland (8°49′E)
- 1.6 London, England, United Kingdom (0°)
- 1.7 Washington DC, United States (77°W)
- 1.8 Denver, Colorado, United States (105°W)
- 1.9 Seattle, Washington, United States (122°W)
Order by longitude in time order (from East to West).
We are going to celebrate this by contributing to OpenStreetMap by mapping various locations around the city and conducting a workshop on 12 August 2018 at IIIT Hyderabad. Entry is open and free for everyone.
We are going to celebrate on 18th August by sharing brief history of OSM, and stories from participants on their use of OSM in work and life followed by a HotOSM Mapping session and finally with Cake, tea and snacks. For more details, see https://www.meetup.com/GeoDEL/events/253646199/.
An outdoor mapping party on 12th of August, location in Moscow TBA.
Zeze, Kasulu, Kigoma Region, Tanzania (30°E)
Crowd2map will be hosting a mapathon and training event during that week. Everyone welcome!
Rapperswil (by the lake of Zürich), St. Gallen Canton, Switzerland (8°49′E)
The 10th Micro Mapping Party Rapperswil, Aug 17th, 2018, co-organized by the Swiss OSM chapter, is happy be also part of birthday party. See https://giswiki.hsr.ch/10._Micro_Mapping_Party_Rapperswil_2018
London, England, United Kingdom (0°)
In London we'll celebrate at the Monkey Puzzle pub from 1pm onwards (on 12 Aug). See London page for details.
Washington DC, United States (77°W)
MappingDC will meet at the Garden District beer garden on 14th Street on Sunday the 12th. See https://www.meetup.com/MappingDC/events/252098442 RSVP preferred, but not necessary.
Denver, Colorado, United States (105°W)
OpenStreetMap - Colorado will be celebrating on August 16th. See https://www.meetup.com/OSM-Colorado/events/253546435/ Please join us!
Seattle, Washington, United States (122°W)
Come celebrate in Seattle at Alki Beach park 1pm! https://www.meetup.com/OpenStreetMap-Seattle/events/253488007/