Daniel Kastl

Where the Streets Have No Name

Mapping in Japan


From a European or North American perspective many things seem to be clear, but what you take as granted in a "Western" country is likely to be different somewhere else.

This talk gives an example, how a street-based address schema can become a real headache in countries which don't know street names.

About the author

Daniel is a geographer, mapper, software developer, open source and open data advocate, born in Germany but currently living in Japan.