Raul Krauthausen – the multi award-winning activists well-known from TV and press, founder of Sozialhelden and WheelMap.org – presents his book “Dachdecker wollt ich eh nicht werden“.
WheelMap.org is a prime example of how social engagement and Crowdsouring geodata via OpenStreetMap can be combined perfectly.
Friday, 03/07/2015 19h (doors open at 18:30) in the multi-purpose hall Schriesheim.
Raul and WheelMap.org are partners in the EU project CAP4Access (Participation Platform: myAccessible.eu) together with the GIScience Research Group of Heidelberg University. Heidelberg is one of the pilot sites to record spatial data on the accessibility of locations for wheelchairs and, inter alia, further a specialized wheelchair route planner and navigation system are being developed on the basis of OpenRouteService.org.