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My January 2021 in OSM
on 21 February 2021 in
My January 2021 in OSM
Continued to keep
mapping every day
. I don’t have any more details. I can’t remember exactly. I either did buildings in Ireland with JOSM, or I went outside for a walk and used
Suggested we come up with a
tagging scheme for informed consent for trans HRT
(but I need to do more than a tweet 😅)
asked me to give a presentation one of their montly meetings for validators about the OSMF, what it did, and a little about “Diversity” in OSM(F)
The OSMF Board met with the
obviously), and we had a chat about what we could do together, and the recent trademark issues, like “hOSM”/“humanitarian OpenStreetMap” & a proper trademark grant for them
I continued to work on a
trademark grant with HOT
to grant them a right to use
the trademarked term “OpenStreetMap”
in their name.
I had a 1 hour call with a HOT Board member and we made a lot of progress using the existing
Local Chapters Agreement Template
The draft was circulated to the OSMF’s clever
OSMF Licensing Working Group (LWG)
for advice. We’re going to ask outside legal counsel too
ping OSMUK reminder
The OSMF wants to have a weekend long meeting (what used to be called a face-to-face meeting now must be a screen-to-screen).
I (as Secretary) organised the dates, and getting
Allen Gunn of Aspireation Tech
to once again help facilitate.
, the local chapter for Germany, asked to change to new Local Chapter Agreement. I need to do some paperwork on that.
OpenStreetMap Foundation Japan
Had to review background & documentation & remind the OSMF Board to review
This application has been going on for a bit. I contacted them to introduce myself and to summarize what I thought were the issues, to help them address that.
Reviewed docs & emailed contacts to tell them probably OK
Stowarzyszenia OpenStreetMap Polska
Contacted them to to tell them possible local consultion.
a mailing list post
, I filed ticket to
move welcomemat to Gitlab
. In true OSM do-ocracy fashion, the correct response was “Good idea, do you want to do it?” 😆
OSMF Advisory Board
The Board would like to talk to to the AB again, so I started organising that for a February meet & email AB & Board@
Communication Working Group
OSM Promotional Material Programme
Posted a conference sticker page to Nigeria. They request just before the Coronavirus pandemic hit Germany, and DHL stopped posting things. Sorry for the delay!
instance I founded & run,
OSMF’s FOSS Policy Committee
State of the Map Organizing Committee
about using a crossposter to get
their birdsite account
auto-posted to the Fediverse/Mastodon at
. I am hopeful.
OSMF Communication Working Group (CWG)
is looking at this for the
OpenStreetMap birdsite account
would like to make something to help with the
Map All the Buildings in Ireland
project. We had a call to brainstorm. I won’t have time to contribute seriously.
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