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<big>'''Welcome to the Linux.conf.au 2014 wiki'''</big>
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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.
  
This wiki is provided for those attending linux.conf.au 2014. Please feel free to add and share information here for the benefit of all conference delegates.
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= Open infrastructure =
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References on open source and standards, case studies like OpenStack, Drupal, and what FOSS brings to government
  
To use this wiki, please [[Special:Userlogin|login]] using your ID from http://linux.conf.au<br />
 
  
Here's a few pages we think you might find useful:
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== Drupal - open web platform for governments ==
  
==Miniconfs==
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Global list of Government sites - https://groups.drupal.org/government-sites
* [[Miniconfs]]
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==Accommodation==
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=== Distributions & Themes ===
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aGov
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* website http://agov.com.au
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* project https://drupal.org/project/agov
  
* [[Campus accommodation]]
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Open Public
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* website http://openpublicapp.com/
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* project https://drupal.org/project/openpublic
  
==Conference Calendar==
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Canada - Web Experience Toolkit
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* https://github.com/wet-boew/wet-boew-drupal/
  
* [http://www.linux.conf.au/programme/schedule/ical Conference Schedule in iCal format]
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Dutch government house style theme
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* https://drupal.org/project/rijkshuisstijl
  
{{Social calendar TOC}}
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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
  
==Eating and Drinking==
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= Open data =
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References on opening up raw government data, what is needed from government, case studies, etc
  
* [[Food Drink & Coffee]]
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* Open data workshop by Helen Ensikat - link TBA
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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.
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* Request and vote up datasets from government at the data.gov.au Data Request Site http://datagovau.ideascale.com/ :)
  
==About Perth==
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= Open information =
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References on FOI and related topics, case studies
  
* Perth WA is known to be a warm place in summer. Especially from 9:00AM-3:00PM during the day. We suggest you do some simple things to minimise heat stroke, sunburn & dehydration.
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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
  
# There is plenty of shade in and around the univerisity, including the colleges and river foreshore.
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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).
# Keep hydrated with water, we will have plenty available for you to fill your water bottles.
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# Wear SPF sun rated clothing if you are sensitive to the sun.
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# There will be suncream available during the conference at the rego desk.
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* If you run into trouble you have nothing to worry about we have St Johns Ambulance standing by and the hospital is down the road.
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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 =
{{DrinkDriving}}
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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
==Airport shuttle transport ==
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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
* We have organized shuttle buses to run from the airport to the accommodation & from the accommodation to the airport going home.
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* A taxi should cost less than $53 to get to the conference accommodation.
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==Airport Arrivals Departures==
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* [[Arrivals_Departures]]
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==Things to do in Perth==
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* [[Things to do and places to see in Perth]]
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==Registrations using Persona==
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If you have registered for LCA2014 using Persona please be aware that you will not be able to log into the Wiki using your Persona details as ZooKeepr does not store your Persona password.
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To login to the Wiki please follow the following instructions:
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# Login to [https://lca2014.linux.org.au linux.conf.au].
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# Click on "My Profile"
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# Edit your Profile
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# Use the [https://lca2014.linux.org.au/person/forgotten_password Forgotten Password Service] to set a new password.
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# Once you have setup a password, you will now be able to login to the wiki.
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# Enjoy!
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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