Evomap is a cloud-based map platform for interactive crowdsourcing projects with geolocated data. With Evomap people are likely to get more engaged with the community life and as the result, have more trust for the city administration. In order to get immediate attention to your concern, just put the proper mark on a map, track the issue status and watch it resolved promptly!
Thus, Evomap — is a visualized offline environment
providing socially significant information on various events
and occurances within a municipal unit.
While implemented to numerous communities throughout Russia, Evomap was recognized as an irreplaceable tool that simply makes people feel they were heard as their needs and interests were effectively managed.Evomap is suitable for any offline environment, where the provision of information is geocoded. This could be parks, recreational areas, road junctions as well as it may be integrated with other crowdsoursing projects
The first version of Evomap was released in 2012 for the Siberian region. With the city population of just 40,000 people, the new service has rapidly obtained the recognition. At the first month of Evomap implementation there were more than 300 issues allocated on the map. The majority of requests were related to the overall improvement of recreational areas, playgrounds, roads and sidewalks.
Thanks to Evomap, the authorities were able to get some additional awareness on problem city areas from the local resident point of view. As the result, the city authorities considered all of the requests and adjusted the urban environment development plan accordingly. The experiment was recognized by the Administration of the Siberian region as successful.
Evomap uses the advanced mapping
technology to create unique area maps in high detail.
OpenStreetMap is an open source map, that provides ready-made maps
containing the most up to date from all over the world.
Besides, there is an option of map stylization and large format printing.
As our smartphones get smarter, Social networking has gone mobile. Stay tuned with the latest updates on problem areas in your neighborhood, thanks to a tailor made Evomap mobile application. If something does not seem right, be the first one to raise a concern by taking a photo with your smartphone and reporting it along with the issue description. The mobile application precisely tracks your current location which ensures instant transmission of geo-located data and service request inquiries to the system.
Evomap allows to create multiple information layers within a certain area. This can be an urban environment development map including the resident issues list, park maps, sport facility, as well as the city map for people with disabilities, etc
A different set of data can be defined for each map such as the location, category, symbols, color stylization and many other parameters.
Right after a simple SMS authorization or social network login, the user can add issue to the map. Other interested parties on behalf of Evomap users can get involved by subscribing, monitoring the issue status and finally affecting the desired outcome. The more users pay attention to a particular issue, the more efforts to resolve the issue by the administration will be made.
Evomap allows you to become aware of any changes on a specific issue. It also notifies you on new comments and locations added. Email notifications are received by moderators and all users subscribed to the exact issue discussion thread.
Spread a word
Information concerning the location and the issue status can be shared in blogs, social networks or simply embed over your web-site as widget, which contains the only information you need to stay abreast of the current issues and its status.
The pin color indicates at various location status. If there is a problem, the system monitors status changes and the time of response. If necessary, the reminders are sent and the priority is increased. For information maps, the status may point out the objects which are planned or implemented already.
The location is added on the map in two simple steps. The rest is defined by Evomap automatically.
Precise map pin adjustment.
All added objects are moderated: the location description is verified and the category of the issue is determined.
Adding the problem description and proof pictures.
If any changes occur in the data, notifications are sent to every person involved in the case, therefore the prompt response is assumed.
Ability to discuss and track status changes for each issue.
The subscribe button allows a user to receive email notifications on the location status changes. Task management system sets the higher priority of the location if the user activity was increased. Thus, the most important issues are resolved with the higher priority.
Users can share information about the location via social networks or send it by the email.
Events is a informative social service guide on various local events.
Service is aimed at non-profit and socially important activities — volunteering, public hearings, sport events, charity events, etc.
With Evomap you can easily collect, group and manage data on the inquiry statistics flow which allow to conduct efficient forecasts, keep an eye on problem neighborhoods and to prevent budget wise issues before they occur and get more expensive.