USA/Northeast/Meetup 2014

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The Northeast and New England regions are hosting a Waze meetup for local editors to meet with each other and Waze staff.


Details

What: Meet with Waze staff, other editors, watch live presentations, participate in a live MapRaid, and other surprises.


Where: Ace Hotel, NYC
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20 W 29th St, Manhattan, NY 10001
1 (212) 679-2222
enquire.nyc@acehotel.com
@acehotel
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Liberty Hall in the basement


Transportation:

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Parking:

Parking is available (at your own expense) a block away at the following locations:

Champion Parking 29 LLC (Affiliated with Ace Hotel - New York offering this discounted rate)
10 East 29th St, Manhattan, NY 10016
1 (212) 684-4394
24 hour rate: Sedans $55.00, SUVs $65.00
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Central Parking (Coupon available)
29 W 28th St, Manhattan, NY 10001
1 (800) 836-6666
24 hour rate (with coupon): Sedans $39, SUVs $50
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nyc.bestparking.com Custom parking search engine with rates.


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Subway:

For those arriving by MTA-Subway the hotel is convenient to the 28th St stops on these Subway lines:

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When: Dec. 21st, 2014
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09:00 - 18:00


Who: All Waze Map Editors are invited


Join

Keep an eye on this page, and the Google+ event. Info on how to join Live broadcasts, etc. will be filled in here as we get closer to the event. (Be sure to be signed in to the wiki, to see the latest changes.)

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RSVP Form

Forum thread

Agenda

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09:00-09:30 - Meet and great; Take a seat
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09:30-10:00 - Waze presents; Connect Direct:
Community Overview; Noam
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10:00-11:00 - Waze presents; Connect Direct:
Waze Map Editor; Ohad
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11:00-12:00 - Community Presentations​
(details below)
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12:00-13:00 - Refuel; Lunch
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13:00-13:30 - Community Presentations
(details below)
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13:30-14:00 - Waze presents; Connect Direct:
MapRaids!; Amit
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14:00-17:00 - MapRaid! Live
Put the knowledge to hands-on use
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17:00-18:00 - Questions and Thanks

Resources

Presentations

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MapRaid! in the USA

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Formal Mentoring

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301 Junction Angle Intro

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Associated forum threads:

Best Continuation and Alternate Names

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Reverse Connections


Converting a 2-Way Road Into a Divided Roadway

When to divide a 2-way road, and when not to

Divided road INtersections

[TERM CHANGE - ACROSS WIKI] Avoid the word *SPLIT*

[Update] Best map editing practice: split road guidance

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Simple Editing Gas station and other Places best practices

Towards a neater map.


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WME Reference Sheet[PDF]

A printable double-sided tri-fold quick reference guide to some of the common topics used in WME.