United Nations Welcome to the United Nations

Open StreetMap’s (OSM) State of the Map Conference

Saturday, 6 June 2015 - 9:00am to Sunday, 7 June 2015 - 6:00pm

Where: UNHQ

How to register: Please register online. Please note, there is a fee to attend the conference; however, a limited number of free tickets are available for UN personnel. If you are considering attending and would like a code for complementary registration, send an email to uniteideas@un.org with a brief explanation of your interest in the conference.

Over 1,000 international participants will discuss open source mapping software, standards, policies, and enhancements. The conference will provide learning opportunities for personnel and a chance to meet colleagues from other public or private organizations with an interest in mapping and GIS.

OSM is a community-driven collaborative project to create a free, editable map of the world. The missions of OSM and the UN are well-aligned: OSM empowers governments and citizens globally, and provides concrete benefits to the UN and NGOs. 

All conference questions should be directed to uniteideas@un.org.