Local Chapters and Communities Working Group/Meeting minutes/2023-04-24

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Meeting started at 14:07 UTC.



  • Adam - UK
  • Maggie - US
  • Arnalie - HOT
  • Geoffrey - UG

Not present

  • Anisa - IT
  • Besfort - XK
  • Eugene - PH
  • Charles - ZM
  • Jonathan - BE
  • Jorge - PT
  • Naveen - IN
  • Patrick - CH


  • Minutes of previous meeting

Main agenda


  • Joost sent a proposal to the board in February
    • still awaiting decision from the Board & budgets

OSM.org landing page

  • No updates

Trails engagement

  • OSMUS: Session to be held at SOTMUS in June, present at SOTM Europe

Support the development of Microcosms [GL#7]

  • Alpha testing - Adam has connected with Brian; might need UX support
    • Maggie will talk with Brian at SOTMUS

LCC Congress 2022

OSM website improvements for community engagement

  • Mini-project to improve the User group wiki page linked from the Communities page. Suggestions: might be good to link osm community forum, community index, link to local chapters page (with how to apply etc)
  • How do we improve the website / communities page - to improve engagement and discoverability?

Local Chapter how-to

Any other business

OSMF strategic plan process 2023

  • Invitation to the community should be shared soon. Please provide feedback and disseminate to your communities.
  • Proposal to clean up the GitLab list of issues

Meeting ended 14:48 UTC.