An Open Mapping Future? Turning attention to Overture Maps

An Open Mapping Future? Turning attention to Overture Maps

Mapping the Conversations: Episode with Marc Prioleau

In this episode of Mapping the Conversations, host Valrie Grant sits down with Marc Prioleau, Executive Director of Overture Maps Foundation. Dive into the world of open map data, learn about the groundbreaking collaboration between industry giants like AWS, Meta, Microsoft, and TomTom, and discover how Overture Maps is transforming the geospatial landscape with innovative technologies.

Marc Prioleau shares the vision and mission behind the foundation and the importance of open map data. He provides insights into the collaborative efforts that brought together AWS, Meta, Microsoft, and TomTom to create Overture Maps. There is an exploration of the cutting-edge technologies, including AI and computer vision, driving the quality and accuracy of Overture Maps' datasets. Listeners will hear examples of how various industries are leveraging Overture Maps' data to innovate and drive economic growth. The discussion also touches on how Overture Maps' technology can possibly aid providing data for Small Island Developing States. Get a sneak peek into the upcoming features and long-term goals of Overture Maps.
Join us in this insightful episode as we explore the future of geospatial data and the impact of open map data with Marc Prioleau of Overture Maps Foundation. Don't miss out on this fascinating discussion!
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