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State of the Map US 2019
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State of the Map US 2019

Social: #sotmus, #OpenStreetMap

Twitter: @sotmus


The State of the Map US Organizing Committee is delighted to present talks on the past, present, and future of OpenStreetMap from the community that builds it! Dive deep on the intersection of open mapping and cities, community mapping around the world, routing and transportation, and more.

We are hosting 2 and a half days of talks and workshops on September 6th, 7th, and 8th. If you want to be sure not to miss a thing, make sure arrive on Thursday and head out on Sunday evening. Be ready for a mapping packed event!

Does this sound so exciting you want to do more than just attend? We can always use some help organizing. Please send us an email at to help out!

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Mapping for Diplomacy: Mapathon at United States Diplomacy Center
12:30 PM12:30

Mapping for Diplomacy: Mapathon at United States Diplomacy Center

Social: #MapGive, #Mapathon, #OpenStreetMap

Twitter: @MapGive, @Mapbox, @PEPFAR, @youthmappers, @NatGeo

Facebook: @Mapbox



The United States Diplomacy Center has partnered with MapGive to host a mapathon on April 5 2019, from 1-4pm in the Diplomacy Center pavilion.  The purpose of the mapathon is to create necessary digital map data for humanitarian and development causes, including combating HIV/AIDS, humanitarian assistance, and public diplomacy. Mapathons are unique events that facilitate volunteer participation in a global mapping movement that helps solve some of our most pressing challenges.  Participants will simultaneously learn about the impact of open mapping and learn how to use satellite imagery to create map data through the OpenStreetMap platform.

To learn more, watch our “Why Map?” video:

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12:30pm Doors open, coffee and snacks served
1:00pm Welcoming remarks, keynotes 
1:30pm Panel, Q&A
2:00pm Introduce Mapping projects
2:15pm Mapping tutorial & mapping begins!
3:00pm Lightning talks (3)
4:00pm End of program

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