OpenStreetMap past(s), OpenStreetMap future(s) (AAG2016)

OpenStreetMap past(s), OpenStreetMap future(s) (AAG2016)

Presentation at the Association of American Geographers Annual Meeting, San Francisco

Blog post summarizing the talk: https://hi.stamen.com/openstreetmap-past-s-openstreetmap-future-s-cafddc2a4736

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Alan McConchie

March 31, 2016
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  1. alan@stamen.com // @mappingmashups // #AAG2016 // sta.mn/dnp Alan McConchie Lead

    Cartographer, Stamen Design PhD Candidate, University of British Columbia alan@stamen.com // @mappingmashups AAG San Francisco March 31, 2016 OpenStreetMap past(s), OpenStreetMap future(s) 1
  2. alan@stamen.com // @mappingmashups // #AAG2016 // sta.mn/dnp wiki.osm.org/wiki/Stats 2

  3. alan@stamen.com // @mappingmashups // #AAG2016 // sta.mn/dnp wiki.osm.org/wiki/Stats 3

  4. alan@stamen.com // @mappingmashups // #AAG2016 // sta.mn/dnp 4 en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Size_of_Wikipedia

  5. alan@stamen.com // @mappingmashups // #AAG2016 // sta.mn/dnp 5 en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Wikipedians

  6. alan@stamen.com // @mappingmashups // #AAG2016 // sta.mn/dnp 6 en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Notability

  7. alan@stamen.com // @mappingmashups // #AAG2016 // sta.mn/dnp 7 en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Deletionism_and_inclusionism_in_Wikipedia

  8. alan@stamen.com // @mappingmashups // #AAG2016 // sta.mn/dnp 8 OSM has

    no notability rule: an arbitrary amount of detail is possible
  9. alan@stamen.com // @mappingmashups // #AAG2016 // sta.mn/dnp 9 OSM has

    no notability rule: an arbitrary amount of detail is possible but somebody has to maintain it!
  10. alan@stamen.com // @mappingmashups // #AAG2016 // sta.mn/dnp 10 From wiki

    gardening... ...to map gardening?
  11. alan@stamen.com // @mappingmashups // #AAG2016 // sta.mn/dnp 11 source: NASA

  12. alan@stamen.com // @mappingmashups // #AAG2016 // sta.mn/dnp 1. Ghost town

    12 2. Garden 3. Borgesian map 4. Singularity Cosmological futures for OpenStreetMap:
  13. alan@stamen.com // @mappingmashups // #AAG2016 // sta.mn/dnp 13 New vs

    modified nodes (hypothesis)
  14. alan@stamen.com // @mappingmashups // #AAG2016 // sta.mn/dnp 14 1. Ghost

    town
  15. alan@stamen.com // @mappingmashups // #AAG2016 // sta.mn/dnp 15 1. Ghost

    town
  16. alan@stamen.com // @mappingmashups // #AAG2016 // sta.mn/dnp 16 2. Garden

  17. alan@stamen.com // @mappingmashups // #AAG2016 // sta.mn/dnp 17 2. Garden

  18. alan@stamen.com // @mappingmashups // #AAG2016 // sta.mn/dnp 18

  19. alan@stamen.com // @mappingmashups // #AAG2016 // sta.mn/dnp 19 3. Borgesian

    map
  20. alan@stamen.com // @mappingmashups // #AAG2016 // sta.mn/dnp 20 3. Borgesian

    map
  21. alan@stamen.com // @mappingmashups // #AAG2016 // sta.mn/dnp 21

  22. 22 tangrams.github.io/curblines by @saikofish

  23. alan@stamen.com // @mappingmashups // #AAG2016 // sta.mn/dnp 23 bostonography.com/2014/where-not-to-park-in-cambridge

  24. alan@stamen.com // @mappingmashups // #AAG2016 // sta.mn/dnp 24 4. Singularity

  25. alan@stamen.com // @mappingmashups // #AAG2016 // sta.mn/dnp 25 4. Singularity

  26. alan@stamen.com // @mappingmashups // #AAG2016 // sta.mn/dnp 26 OSM planet

    file (actual)
  27. alan@stamen.com // @mappingmashups // #AAG2016 // sta.mn/dnp 27 London

  28. alan@stamen.com // @mappingmashups // #AAG2016 // sta.mn/dnp 28 Berlin

  29. alan@stamen.com // @mappingmashups // #AAG2016 // sta.mn/dnp 29 Tokyo

  30. alan@stamen.com // @mappingmashups // #AAG2016 // sta.mn/dnp 30 Port-au-Prince, Haiti

  31. alan@stamen.com // @mappingmashups // #AAG2016 // sta.mn/dnp 31 San Francisco

  32. alan@stamen.com // @mappingmashups // #AAG2016 // sta.mn/dnp 32 Moscow

  33. alan@stamen.com // @mappingmashups // #AAG2016 // sta.mn/dnp 33 Necessary number

    of gardening edits = + New nodes × error rate Existing nodes × rate of real-world change ?
  34. alan@stamen.com // @mappingmashups // #AAG2016 // sta.mn/dnp @mappingmashups 34 Thanks!

    alan@stamen.com Slides: sta.mn / dnp