Category Archives: Mapping

Mapitude

Mappers meet developers meet open data

It’s Mapitude time http://mapitude.eventbrite.com/

 

Mapitude draft programme

Saturday May 22nd

Coffee, set up, feature requests

from 09:30 to 10:00

 

Upstairs Hackspace projects

from 10:00 to 17:00

 

Session 1 Better mapping

Using and adding photographs Brian Prangle

Adding a map to your website or blog Simon Dann & others

Beginner’s tool set: editors, iPhone apps

from 10:00 to 11:00

 

break

from 11:00 to 11:15

 

Session 2 OSM state of the map

Open data, Ordnance Survey. Local data. Warwickshire competition. Where next?

Output to Google maps vs OSM, some notes Simon Dann

Tools for conviviality

from 11:15 to 12:00

 

Session 3 Advanced mapping

Creating custom map styles

Cyclestreets Shaun Macdonald

Hosting your own OSM installation, Mappa Mercia Q & A Christoph Boehme

from 12:00 to 13:00

 

Lunch

from 13:00 to 14:00

 

Session 4 Maps on mobiles

OpenSatNav & augmented reality maps on mobile phones Steve Brown

Track My Journey Shaun Macdonald

from 14:00 to 14:45

 

Session 5 Adding data, public sector information

UK-postcodes, Lichfield DC Stuart Harrison

OpenlyLocal Chris Taggart

from 14:45 to 15:30

 

break

from 15:30 to 16:00

 

Session 6

Panel

from 16:00 to 16:30

 

Presentations

Show new stuff

from 16:30 to 17:30