* Update* sold out, but we may have some returns nearer the day. Sign up to the Mappa-mercia mailing list (below) and we'll let you know. Developers on the OSM dev list contact us through the dev list.
A workshop to develop understanding and practical collaboration between web developers and mappers.
How to use OpenStreetMap and how to develop the map. A chance to explore current opportunities arising from open data initiatives: Ordnance Survey mapping and datasets from local and central government.
Better mapping. Using and adding photos.
Adding a map to your website or blog
Creating custom map styles
Hosting your own OSM installation
Beyond maps: Accessing the data
OpenSatNav & augmented reality maps on mobile phones
a. short presentations, worked examples, how-to demonstrations
b. build stuff
Facilities: wifi, 6 rooms over 2 floors. Large room with big
screen for presentations and table which seats 8 people with
laptops. Upstairs quiet area with 4 smaller rooms for groups of 2
or 3 working together
Numbers up to 20 people at a time
Organised by Take 21 with mappa-mercia
OpenStreetMap in the Midlands Mappa-Mercia wiki
Mappa Mercia mailing list talk-gb-westmidlands
Digital Birmingham for refreshments
Aquila TV for facilities