Tag: Samarinda

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…

OpenStreetMap Training in Samarinda, East Kalimantan

After  doing socialization in February 26 and February 27 2015 at STMIK SPB Airlangga, The First OpenStreetMap (OSM) Training in Borneo Island finally held. Taking place at  Amaris Hotel, Samarinda , this training involves 3 colleges/universities in Samarinda. They are Mulawarman University, State Polytechnic of Samarinda and STMIK SPB Airlangga. This training is a part of  Mapping and Transparency Project in Kalimantan between  Humanitarian OpenStreetMap Team (HOT) Indonesia with Wikimedia Indonesia (WMID) and funded by Making All Voices Count (MAVC). For more details about this project plese visit here. This OSM Training was conducted together with Wikipedia Writing Article Training. This training was held for 3 days from February…