Maptime Tanzania – Map My Campus

Date and Time

Wed, May 31, 2017, 4:30 PM –

Sat, Jun 3, 2017, 7:30 PM EAT


Ramani Huria and Tanzania Data Lab (dLab) have collaborated to co-host the “Maptime Tanzania – Map My Campus” event to be held on Friday, April 28th. Please join volunteers, colleagues, students, partners etc and learn how to map OpenStreetMap, the map of the collaborative and free world during a mapathon!


  • When: Friday April 28th.
  • Time: 4:00 pm – 7:30 pm
  • Where: Tanzania Data Lab (dLab) – CoICT, University of Dar es Salaam, Kijitonyama.


  • Laptop computer (Linux, Mac or Windows)
  • An external mouse is highly recommended
  • Power supply for laptop
  • If you own a GPS or GPS-equipped smartphone, please bring it along. If not, we will have GPS units to loan.

Learn: no prior knowledge is necessary, however you can:

  • Open an OSM account (if you don’t have one), click here.
  • Play around on how to use OpenStreetMap editors (iD editor or a pro JOSM editor)

Connect with us:

For more details, contact:

  • Name: Innocent Maholi
  • Phone: 0714 166 665
  • Email:


    Tanzania Data Lab (dLab)

    Bagamoyo Road

    Dar es Salaam, Kinondoni