OpenStreetMap 13th Anniversary Birthday party in Minsk, Belarus

Posted by Gardster on 7 September 2017 in English (English)

OSM 13th Anniversary On August 30th the Minsk OSM community together with the byGIS community celebrated the 13th anniversary of the OpenStreetMap maps. On this day the enthusiasts of cartography gathered at the meetup in the cozy Event Space hall. Event Space Meetup The program had four reports on various OpenStreetMap related themes:

  • Lev Dragunov opened the meeting with a video of the “Year of OSM edits” in Belarus and a brief retelling of the main events of OSM over the past year. video

  • Darafei Praliaskouski storied about those people who stand behind the site, how it functions and what can be done to make it work better. video


  • Evgen Bodunov told about the project “Mapzen Valhalla” video

  • Vitali Danilovich opened a heated discussion about the tagging of public transport in OSM video

And at the meeting, as on the right birthday, there was a birthday cake with the emblem of the Belarusian OpenStreetMap community! byOSM Cake

Location: Liachaŭka, Leninsky District, Minsk, 220030, Belarus

Comment from MapMakinMeyers on 7 September 2017 at 13:31

This is Amazing! Cheers!

Comment from Harry Wood on 7 September 2017 at 21:17

We’re looking for featured image proposals at the moment. In fact we’re overdue one for this week. I like the group photo including the cake. We just need an image uploading there with an open license.

Comment from Yury Yatsynovich on 8 September 2017 at 12:40


Login to leave a comment