Past Meetup

OpenStreetMapTime - intro to OpenStreetMap

This Meetup is past

36 people went

skobbler/Telenav office

Cuza Voda, nr 1, Cluj-Napoca · Cluj-Napoca

How to find us

The "fan" like building on the left going from Avram Iancu square to Mihai Viteazul square - the entrance is through the back - downstairs ask the security guard to send you to the 5'th floor. For directions call 0751569435

Location image of event venue


Our next meeting will target newcomers to OpenStreetMap and will address the following topics:

What is OpenStreetMap? Why do we need OpenStreetMap when we have Google Maps?

How did it all start?
How has OpenStreetMap evolved?
Who is using OpenStreetMap?

Getting more technical:
What makes OpenStreetMap tick? How do you build a map of the world?
How do I edit OpenStreetMap? Online, from my PC/Mac, from my phone

Even more technical:
How to I consume OSM? As a GIS specialist, on my webpage, in my app

Questions & answers

The speakers of the night will be Florin Badita ( and Beata Jancso (

If you'd also like to edit OpenStreetMap or query its data be sure to bring along your laptop as after the meetup we will have a chance to do some work in a hands on workshop.