State of the Map Tanzania is a national conference that celebrates the culture of open mapping, open data, GIS and its impact across East Africa. The first SotM Tanzania conference was hosted by the OSM community in 2017 and attracted 170 attendees from 10 countries. This 2nd conference will continue to build on the strategy envisioned for OpenStreetMap in Tanzania as a renewed, strong, and growing network, and as part of the global OpenStreetMap and Open GIS movement. 

Conference Goals

 — Learn from one another to improve OpenStreetMap and Open Data in Tanzania. 

— Promote cartographic innovations in Tanzania. — Place OpenStreetMap as a governance and sustainable development tool. 

— Bring together all OpenStreetMap Tanzania Communities to share their experiences and achievements.