process of uploading external data to OSM. • [snip] • Unlike editing the map or uploading GPX traces, importing combines an existing dataset with the OSM dataset, and thus typically includes a complex merging process. ——Quote from OSM wiki - import
community. So it is mandatory to be reviewed from international members on “Imports" Mailing List Procedure of import • Step 1 - Prerequisites • Step 2 - Community Buy-in • Step 3 - License approval • Step 4 - Documentation • Step 5 - Import Review • Step 6 - Uploading From “OSM wiki import/Guidelines”
KSJ) data import, 2008-2011 Yahoo Japan!/ALPS: Road data import, 2011-2014 MLIT: KSJ Municipality boundary re-import, 2014-2015 Municipality : City planning OpenData, 2013-2016 • Urayasu City building footprint • Sabae City building footprint • Sizuoka City building footprint • Tondabayashi City road and building footprint Japan National OpenData Strategy start Import Guideline is discussed and improved
relationship with • Open Data advocates • Researchers, Civic tech activists, Developers • Civic, NPO activities • Town walk activity • Government Ofﬁcers • Geospatial Information Distribution (Japanese geo data platform) • Local government ofﬁcers • Central government ofﬁcers (especially MLIT, GSI)
MAP (地理理院地図) tiles. • Base map, disaster response • GSI map has special advantage for accurate positioning (due to it is created under Survey law quality assurance). • And most important, it is distributed XYZ tile format!!
viewing OpenStreetMap as… • use case of their Open Data. • Free (sometimes “as beer”, “less cost”) map data platform • Touchpoint for Civic activity (esp. through Mapping Party) • Each municipality has different view on OpenStreetMap. • It should be acceptable. • At ﬁrst stage, OpenStreetMap have to make our data useful to civic, includes those governments.
Format & encoding convert: ogr2osm • Especially shapeﬁle -> osm xml • Shapeﬁle attribution to OSM tag convert • I recommend Paul Norman’s version • Tell your FOSS4G friends for more details :) Technical
Tasking Manager is a great tool to manage collaboration of team members. • e.g. imports by HOT team, Mapbox team, local communities and so on… • This could be reduce tasks for 1 person. • And it helps training other members. Operational
most hardest work. • Divide tasks for small amounts. • Especially if it is about building or address import. • OSM US team has published some tools regarding address conﬂation during NYC and SF import. • Validation is mandatory. Operational
asking permission. • Based on CC BY 4.0 publication (also 3.0, 2.0). • 2 items of incompatibility • Attribution on “Contributor” Page (Attribution is not signed to OSM data itself) • Technical restriction on Downstream (e.g. DRM. This is obviously different) Legal