Open Data Cultural Heritage Mapping Challenge
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Welcome to the Open Data Cultural Heritage Mapping Challenge!
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What:This is a public competition built around mapping cultural heritage The goal of this challenge is to add, improve, translate and illustrate as many cultural heritage OpenStreetMaps nodes as possible. They will be displayed during the Nordic Open Data Week closing events.
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When:The challenge will run forever, but the contest during Nordic Open Data Week will end at 11:59pm on 6 June 2015 (CEST (UTC+02:00)).
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NOTE! Make an application of the data and you will have a shot at the "Nordic Innovation Prize", especially if you combine it with public data sets from a Nordic Country
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"Nordic Innovation Prize"
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If you make a visualisation based on datasets from sepcific agencies, you can also have a shot at the "Awards for best visualization of an agency’s open data"
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Awards for best visualization of an agency’s open data
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How:The contest is simple in structure, based on a KISS point system: You get points while adding information, with the goal for each participant to gain as many points as possible. We will keep the score for you, all you have to do is to submit your work using this form:
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Who:Everybody can help in any language with translating or by adding images, descriptions etymology and personal stories. Anyone can participate. If you need help adding updating the sites, state so in a comment.
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Why:The contest is organized and led by Wikimedia Denmark and OpenStreetMap Denmark: We want to try out the power of Open Data to document historic monuments as we believe that it could be a fantastic tool to make important historic information easily accessible as possible! Currently a lot of this information is locked in closed databases.

Help us make this a success!
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Inspiration:A good place to start is the Wikimedia Commons category: Commemorative Plaques;
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https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:Commemorative_plaques
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Scoring:Idea is to "tell a story" for inspiration look at this OpenStreetMap node:
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http://www.openstreetmap.org/node/2788425472
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it's linked to Wikimedia Commons
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https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Commemorative_plaque_-_S%C3%B8nder_Boulevard_106_-_Operation_Carthage.jpg
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and Wikidata
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https://www.wikidata.org/wiki/Q1810832
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(Operation Carthage aka. Shellhusbombardamentet).
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You'll get points for documenting cultural heritage on OpenStreetMaps, Mapilary, Wikimedia Commons, Wikipedia, Wikidata and a blog.
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You'll also get points for updating existing Wikidata-items with labels in other languages.
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Detailed scoring:Add a new node to OpenStreetMap cultural heritage node. Nodes that qualify are of type historic=memorial, tourism=artwork, historic=archaeological_site, historic=rune_stone 5p
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Add a new image of the object in Mapilary (image tag) and/or Wikimedia Commons (wikimedia_commons tag) and add it to an OpenStreetMap node: 5p
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Add inscription tag to OSM node: 3p
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Add inscription:url of commemorative plaque to OSM node: 1p
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Add name:etymology:wikidata of commemorative plaque to OSM node: 1p
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Add wikidata tag to OSM node: 1p
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Add/update Wikipedia article on the subject: 1-10p
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Write blogpost on the subject: 10p
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Example:Track your points in the by submitting this form https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1GTDbXPEMukSuh6-0hH9NDDZn4WDE0aLUBycv91ompRY/viewform, fill out your name, date, a description of what you did and enter the total number of points for the task
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Name: Mr. Open
Date: 2015-05-12
Description:Add new node to OSM: 5p,
Add new picture to Wikimedia Commons: 5p
Add inscription tag to OSM node: 3p
Add inscription:url to OSM node: 1p
Add name:etymology:wikidata to OSM node: 1p
Points: 15p
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