State of the Map is the global gathering for everyone contributes to and/or uses OpenStreetMap. We will assemble to celebrate the scale of the changes and achievements so far. There will be keynotes and a breakout stream of presentations and workshops examining current practice, organisation and relationships; and preparing for the changes we can expect in coming years. In fact, so much has happened and is happening to OpenStreetMap that the theme of this year's conference is "Change".
September 6 - September 8
Aston University Business School Conference Centre
Web Map Solutions' Matt Sheehan suggested last month that the GIS industry is splitting. But apparently he was not sure since he put a question mark at the end of the blog post title. So, is the GIS world splitting?