Friday, March 29, 2013

Presentations from "Mapping Bangladesh", our 8th GBG Dhaka Meet Up

A BIG BIG THANKS to all our presenters and attendees at today's meet up on "Mapping Bangladesh". 

The initial response & feedback after the event have been great and we hope many of you are inspired to take part in the mapping initiatives along with creating some of your own!

Please share your ideas, feedback, comments, pictures & more on our social media pages via Google+, Facebook & Twitter.

Thank you to our sponsors OScom & Fortuna Fried Chicken for helping us put on the event. This event was also in partnership with Radio Foorti & BD Tech Social.

We'll post pictures on social media soon. In the meanwhile, here's a copy of the presentation slides and a list of our presenters:





Welcome from GBG & Thoughts on Digital Mapping
GBG Managers

Hello Bangladesh :)
Kazi Monirul Kabir, Bangladesh Country Consultant, Google

Partner Talk - BDTech Social & FFC
Fayaz Taher, Founder, BD Tech Social & CEO, Fortuna Group

How We’ve Mapped Bangladesh
Avijit Roy Kabyo, Regional Expert Reviewer, Google MapMakers - Bangladesh Mapping Community

Making Dhaka’s First Bus Maps
Muntasir Mamun, Coordinator, Urban Launchpad


Sponsor Talk - Onestop.com.bd
Shifatur Rahman, CEO,  OScom

What is Streetview and How Does It Work?
Azizul Arif, Operations Lead, Google Streetview Bangladesh Project