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Accommodation this year is being handled by the University Colleges directly
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'''Google map to help determine walking distances and such [https://maps.google.com.au/maps/ms?msid=203690229318625352519.0004e5ac798d2734b1b8a&msa=0 Click Here.]'''
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= Open infrastructure =
* Wheel chair access under the highway. There are a bunch of different ways to get from the colleges to the university.
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References on open source and standards, case studies like OpenStack, Drupal, and what FOSS brings to government
  
# We recommend staying in the colleges as it's a very short 5-10 min walking distance to LCA.
 
# Keeps you close to all the action and social activities.
 
# Our LCA team will be staying at Trinity and St Georges College's.
 
  
== St George's College ==
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== Drupal - open web platform for governments ==
* Rooms are available and reserved for LCA2014.
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* Various Room types, check the college website or contact the college for more information
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* http://www.stgeorgescollege.com.au/accommodation/room-types-and-amenities/
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* https://maps.google.com.au/maps?q=-31.973989,115.821624&ll=-31.973471,115.821626&spn=0.005825,0.006588&num=1&t=m&z=17&iwloc=A
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'''# Booking form here. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1sKhso2N9zy7gC68UhDTd_KvNqbsoLgH0SjYVVeOzqOA/viewform
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* For any information regarding the accommodation or booking changes please contact the college directly. Tell them you are are attending the conference for Linux Australia
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== Trinity College ==
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Global list of Government sites - https://groups.drupal.org/government-sites
* Rooms are available and reserved for LCA2014.
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* Various Room types, check the college website or contact the college for more information
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* http://www.trinity.uwa.edu.au/
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* https://maps.google.com.au/maps?q=-31.975773,115.81434&num=1&t=h&z=17
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'''# Booking form here. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1sKhso2N9zy7gC68UhDTd_KvNqbsoLgH0SjYVVeOzqOA/viewform
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* For any information regarding the accommodation or booking changes please contact the college directly. Tell them you are are attending the conference for Linux Australia
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# Booking confirmation information #
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=== Distributions & Themes ===
The lca2014 team have received your request for accommodation and a reservation has been made for your room.
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aGov
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* website http://agov.com.au
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* project https://drupal.org/project/agov
  
The college will contact you for a final booking confirmation, including room information and check in check out details within 3 business days.
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Open Public
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* website http://openpublicapp.com/
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* project https://drupal.org/project/openpublic
  
Full payment to the College is required on checkout.
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Canada - Web Experience Toolkit
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* https://github.com/wet-boew/wet-boew-drupal/
  
For any changes or questions about accommodation, please contact the College directly:
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Dutch government house style theme
St Georges College http://www.stgeorgescollege.com.au/
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* https://drupal.org/project/rijkshuisstijl
Trinity College http://www.trinity.uwa.edu.au/
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Please visit the Transport Page on how to get to and from the Airport https://lca2014.linux.org.au/wiki/Main_Page#Airport_shuttle_transport for information
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US HowTo
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* http://www.howto.gov/web-content/technology/content-management-systems/drupal-best-practices-for-government
  
Thanking you lca2014 team
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= Open data =
http://lca2014.linux.org.au #lca2014
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References on opening up raw government data, what is needed from government, case studies, etc
  
== Internet ==
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* Open data workshop by Helen Ensikat - link TBA
* Internet should be provided by the college. Colleges use BigAir to provide their Internet Wifi/LAN
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* 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.
* We recommend you use a 3G/4G hotspot or use the internet we provide at the university
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* Request and vote up datasets from government at the data.gov.au Data Request Site http://datagovau.ideascale.com/ :)
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= Open information =
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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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[http://www.govpond.org GovPond]: A searchable index of Australian State and Federal Government data + federated searching of Government and domain specific data catalogues (e.g. CSIRO, AODN, Social Sciences Data).
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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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* Currently http://data.gov.au/ publishes read-only data; allow community collaborators (members of the public, contractors to public works, etc) to directly update or contribute to http://data.gov.au/ data sets; possible use cases:
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** Extend the API to allow data to be updated
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** Directly update data via web form
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** Indirectly update data by synchronising previously-exported data; for example: http://data.gov.au/ data might have been submitted to http://www.openstreetmap.org/; when that data is updated on http://www.openstreetmap.org/, those changes could be synchronised back into http://data.gov.au/
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* [https://lca2014.linux.org.au/wiki/User:Andrew_Buckeridge Andrew Buckeridge] in my preferred plaintext.
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** Discussed ignorance of the CC-BY attribution license recommended by the Government 2.0 Taskforce.
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** Discussed those helpful people maniplulate the data that you want.
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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

Revision as of 09:15, 8 January 2014

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.

Contents

Open infrastructure

References on open source and standards, case studies like OpenStack, Drupal, and what FOSS brings to government


Drupal - open web platform for governments

Global list of Government sites - https://groups.drupal.org/government-sites

Distributions & Themes

aGov

Open Public

Canada - Web Experience Toolkit

Dutch government house style theme

US HowTo

Open data

References on opening up raw government data, what is needed from government, case studies, etc

Open information

References on FOI and related topics, case studies

Open communities

References on open government work happening in the community, getting FOSS developers and methdologies into government, building bridges between gov, community and industry

GovPond: A searchable index of Australian State and Federal Government data + federated searching of Government and domain specific data catalogues (e.g. CSIRO, AODN, Social Sciences Data).

Discussions

Government organisation

  • 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.
  • The use of Bitcoin for transparency and accountability
  • Currently http://data.gov.au/ publishes read-only data; allow community collaborators (members of the public, contractors to public works, etc) to directly update or contribute to http://data.gov.au/ data sets; possible use cases:
  • Andrew Buckeridge in my preferred plaintext.
    • Discussed ignorance of the CC-BY attribution license recommended by the Government 2.0 Taskforce.
    • Discussed those helpful people maniplulate the data that you want.

References