OpenStreetMap US

After a successful State Of The Map (SOTM) US conference in Atlanta in 2010 , and having the worldwide SOTM in Denver last September , the US Chapter has started planning for the next SOTM US with the opening of the Call For Bids (CFB):

  Call for bids to host the second State Of The Map US Conference

The OpenStreetMap US Chapter is currently soliciting bids for 
hosting and organizing the State Of The Map US 2012 conference
(SOTMUS12), to be held in the second half of the year. We invite
you to put in a bid for SOTMUS12, considering the criteria
outlined on the OpenStreetMap wiki - see the links below.
The US Chapter board will work closely with the selected bid team
to make SOTMUS12 a success.
Please enter your bids as a sub-page on
  The bid criteria are here:
  The deadline for entering your bid is 31 January 2012. The winning
bid will be announced by the SOTMUS12 committee on 10 February 2012.

If you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact the bid
committee through Martijn van Exel,
  We look forward to receiving your bids!

The SOTMUS12 bid committee and the OSM US Chapter

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State of the Map US 2012

The 2nd State of the Map US conference took place at the Oregon Convention Center in the heart of the Willamette Valley: Portland, Oregon.

State of the Map US

The annual State of the Map US conference is the largest gathering of OpenStreetMap community members from across the country. Come meet the people who create, analyze, and use OpenStreetMap with several days of talks, workshops, and social events. It’s the best party in mapping.