Tag: Kalimantan

Competition Award Presentation and OSM Training in Balikpapan

After successfully held OSM Mapping Competition in Samarinda last June,  Humanitarian OpenStreetMap Team (HOT) Indonesia and Wikimedia Indonesia finally have 2 winners from this competition. At October 1st 2015,  award and closing ceremony of OSM Mapping Competition in Samarinda was held at Ibis Hotel, Balikpapan. Balikpapan? Yup, Balikpapan was selected as location for this activitiy because after the award and closing ceremony, it would be followed with Digital Mapping using OSM Training in Balikpapan. As a follow-up of previous OSM Training in Samarinda, Balikpapan was selected as next city where Digital Mapping using OSM Training in East Kalimantan which will be held…

OSM Mapping Competition in East Kalimantan

Finally…!! After waiting for some time, Humanitarian OpenStreetMap Team (HOT) Indonesia successfully held Digital Mapping Competition using OpenStreetMap. Yep, you did not mishear. It was a COMPETITION not a training. This competition was a follow-up of OpenStreetMap training in Samarinda in 22nd to 24th June 2015. This activity goal is to complete object and information for public facilities in East Kalimantan especially in Samarinda and Tenggarong. Hence, those objects and information are also used as a baseline for the manufacture of articles for wikipedia in East Kalimantan. This competition was a joint project between HOT Indonesia and Wikimedia Indonesia which funded by…