IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - Potential of Collaborative Mapping for Disaster Relief: A Case Study of OpenStreetMap in the Nepal Earthquake 2015

2016 49th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS)

Author(s): Thiago Henrique Poiani ; Roberto Dos Santos Rocha ; Livia Castro Degrossi ; Joao Porto De Albuquerque
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 January 2016
Conference Location: Koloa, HI, USA
Conference Date: 5 January 2016
Page(s): 188 - 197
ISBN (Electronic): 978-0-7695-5670-3
ISSN (Paper): 1530-1605
DOI: 10.1109/HICSS.2016.31
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In the aftermath of a disaster, there is an urgent need for base maps to support relief efforts, especially in developing countries. In response to this, the OpenStreetMap project has been... View More

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