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Shogo Hirasawa

Mapper since:
June 15, 2017
Last map edit:
January 09, 2024

Hey 👋, I am ShogoHirasawa

Follo me!


  • Graduate student at the University of Tokyo🏫
  • Major in Spatial Informatics🗺️
  • Contributors of UNVT Portable🇺🇳


  • 2017-2022
    • Aoyama Gakuin University, School of Global Studies and Collaboration
  • 2022-present
    • The University of Tokyo, Graduate School of Interdisciplinary Information Studies


  • Mapbox Japan G.K., Tokyo (2021-present)
    • Internship, Marketing and Technical division
      • Creating map content using Mapbox GL JS
      • Updating Yahoo maps when there are highway updates.
  • The Japan Research Institute, Tokyo (2019-present)
    • Internship, Research division
      • Research on foreign legal systems, academic research, and technology news.


  • FOSS4G SotM Florence (August19-29th , 2022)
    • Participated in a lightning talk at SotM and UN OpenGIS Initiative conference
    • Presented at the Poster Session collaborated with The United Nations Vector Tile Toolkit
    • Participate as a volunteer staff member
  • Urban Data Challenge (Competitions) (March 12th, 2021)
    • Third place prize
    • Competition to solve local issues using open data.
  • The United Nations Vector Tile Toolkit (January 19th, 2022)
    • Speaker at UN-GGIM WG-Disasters TG-B meeting
    • Contributor to The United Nations Vector Tile Toolkit (UNVT)
  • FOSS4G SotM Oceania (November 13th, 2021)
    • Presented my thesis at a lightning talk.
  • NASA International Space Apps Challenge (October 19th, 2019)
    • International hackathon to solve problems related to Earth and space using open data provided by NASA
    • Participated as a representative of Japan.