Submissions/CleanApp: global wiki-based trash reporting app & map
After careful consideration, the programme committee has decided not to accept the below submission at this time. Thank you to the author(s) for participating in the Wikimania 2013 programme submission, we hope to still see you at Wikimania this August.
- Submission no.
- Subject no.
- Title of the submission
- The legal foundations of CleanApp as a global wiki-based trash reporting app & map
- Type of submission
- Author of the submission
- Boris Mamlyuk
- Country of origin
- University of Memphis, School of Law
- E-mail address
- Personal homepage or blog
Current open source mapping APIs already include comprehensive global municipal lines/polygons. A user generated layer for pairing a municipal jurisdiction with a responsible litter abatement agency within that jurisdiction is an extremely easy wiki project. Furthermore, volunteer groups can 'adopt' virtual polygons for tracking trash reporting within those polygons (http://activities.cleanuptheworld.org/). From this point, CleanApp users report items of trash that are geo-tagged and sent to the responsible international (Antarctic/Arctic/ocean-borne), federal, state, local, corporate, or volunteer groups responsible for litter abatement within the polygon. Wiki robustness is assured by litter reporting/abatement incentives for respective stakeholders.
- Detailed proposal
available on www.cleanitapp.org
- Analysis and Public Engagement
- Length of presentation/talk
- 25 Minutes
- Language of presentation/talk
- Will you attend Wikimania if your submission is not accepted?
- Probably not.
- Slides or further information (optional)
- PPT or Prezi
- Special requests
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