Lightning Talks I
09-21, 14:00–14:20 (Europe/Berlin), Hörsaal Ost

Lightning Talks

Uses of native language in OSM

S M Sawan Shariar

Native Language uses in OSM is very important for any country specially in developing country.



The aim of this project is to visualize places where you can participate in city life without papers and / or money.

OpenLitterMap - Open Data on Plastic Pollution with Blockchain Rewards (Littercoin)

Seán Lynch

Open litter mapping is a new and largely unexplored field of Geographic Information Science. During this talk you will learn about OpenLitterMap, how to use it, get some ideas about making relationships between OSM and OLM data, and learn how the OLM data can be used to improve OSM.


Janet Chapman

Mapping to fight Female Genital Mutilation in Tanzania by training first time rural women to map their communities and report gender based violence as part of WomenConnect

Seán Lynch is the founder and developer of OpenLitterMap

I have been a full time unpaid volunteer with Tanzania Development Trust since 2013 and founded Crowd2Map in 2015.

More about Crowd2Map here

There is more about me here

I'm on LinkedIn here

I'm always welcome to comments, suggestions, help and advice!