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Please log in to the wiki and add any links or reference material you think is useful, under the appropriate theme. This will then be published after the conference as a wrap up post for others in the OpenGov community across Australia.
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A trip to the beach, because Indian Ocean!
  
= Open infrastructure =
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When: Tuesday evening, also Friday evening
References on open source and standards, case studies like OpenStack, Drupal, and what FOSS brings to government
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Where: Meet at bus stop 10388 (half way between St George's and Trinity colleges), travelling away from the city. To Cottesloe Beach, one of the best beaches in Perth.
  
== Drupal - open web platform for governments ==
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When: Meet 6pm, There is a 5:55pm 102 bus ([http://schedule-bus.com/bus-perth/668/102 map]), or a 6:12pm.
  
Global list of Government sites - https://groups.drupal.org/government-sites
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How much: The bus will be $4.20 full fare/$1.70 concession each way, try to bring coins, or a SmartRider card. Plus money for dinner at Cottesloe.
  
=== Distributions & Themes ===
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What to bring: Swimsuit if you have it, goggles, towel, thongs, beachball!
aGov
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* website http://agov.com.au
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* project https://drupal.org/project/agov
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Open Public
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Swimming not required but recommended :)
* website http://openpublicapp.com/
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* project https://drupal.org/project/openpublic
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Canada - Web Experience Toolkit
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Contact: Brianna, 0439020468
* https://github.com/wet-boew/wet-boew-drupal/
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Dutch government house style theme
 
* https://drupal.org/project/rijkshuisstijl
 
  
US HowTo
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== RSVP ==
* http://www.howto.gov/web-content/technology/content-management-systems/drupal-best-practices-for-government
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= Open data =
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* Thursday (Maybe?)
References on opening up raw government data, what is needed from government, case studies, etc
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* Open data workshop by Helen Ensikat - link TBA
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* Friday
* The government data landscape in Australia was mapped out at http://agict.gov.au/blog/2013/10/26/government-data-landscape-australia including data projects, policies, standards, communities and other initiatives relating to government.
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** [[User:Phillip Smith|Phillip Smith]]
* Request and vote up datasets from government at the data.gov.au Data Request Site http://datagovau.ideascale.com/ :)
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** [[User:Alan Robertson|Alan and Laura Robertson]]
 
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** [[Tudor Holton]]
= Open information =
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** Thomas Petazzoni
References on FOI and related topics, case studies
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= Open communities =
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References on open government work happening in the community, getting FOSS developers and methdologies into government, building bridges between gov, community and industry
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==Discussions==
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===Government organisation===
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* Discussed HM Revenue and customs who can refund in seconds, but also debit your account instantly as well. The key point is that there are upsides and downsides to being able to do this.
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* The use of Bitcoin for transparency and accountability
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= References =
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* Gov 2.0 blog posts from Federal Government CTO, inc data.gov.au team http://www.finance.gov.au/category/gov-20/
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* State of the Nation slides/notes - http://www.slideshare.net/greebo/state-of-the-nation-open-gov-miniconf-2014
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* Lightning talk on food compostion data - http://www.foodcomposition.co.nz
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* WFS map feature data downloader: http://github.com/grahame/whiffy
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Revision as of 18:46, 10 January 2014

A trip to the beach, because Indian Ocean!

When: Tuesday evening, also Friday evening

Where: Meet at bus stop 10388 (half way between St George's and Trinity colleges), travelling away from the city. To Cottesloe Beach, one of the best beaches in Perth.

When: Meet 6pm, There is a 5:55pm 102 bus (map), or a 6:12pm.

How much: The bus will be $4.20 full fare/$1.70 concession each way, try to bring coins, or a SmartRider card. Plus money for dinner at Cottesloe.

What to bring: Swimsuit if you have it, goggles, towel, thongs, beachball!

Swimming not required but recommended :)

Contact: Brianna, 0439020468


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  • Thursday (Maybe?)