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Brisbane's First Ever Missing Maps Mapathon

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Toowong Library

9 Sherwood Road

Toowong, QLD 4066

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Welcome to the Brisbane Missing Maps Mapathon!

The Mapathon will take place at Toowong Library from 15:00 - 18:00 on Saturday 28th of October.

Schedule:

We'll be mapping throughout the afternoon, in addition to:

14:45: Registration & set-up

15:00: Introduction to Missing Maps and practical information

15:15: Missing Maps Training

16:00: Snack break (snacks provided!)

17:30: End of day presentation and mapping progress talk

18:00: Social event/dinner at Royal Exchange Hotel

What is it?

The aim of the Missing Maps Project is to map the most crisis-prone parts of the developing world. With your help we can directly improve the lives of some of the planet’s most vulnerable people. Both beginners and experienced mappers are welcome to join this mapathon, please choose your ticket according to your level of mapping skills.

Where will we be mapping?

We will be mapping high priority tasks from the HOT Tasking Manager.

What do I need?

Just a laptop (please bring your own with you), a mouse and enthusiasm (mouse isn't absolutely necessary but makes the mapping A LOT faster).

Where is it?

This time we're very kindly hosted by the Toowong Library, located in Toowong Village Shopping Centre at 9 Sherwood Rd, Toowong, or http://www.openstreetmap.org/way/529373044 in OpenStreetMap.

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