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Introduction to Open Data Index

Rufus Pollock - May 8, 2014 in Events, Talks

Introduction to Open Data Index at Common Assessment Methods Workshop in NYC.

Talk by Rufus Pollock at Open Data Holyrood

Rufus Pollock - December 10, 2013 in Events, Talks

Keynote talk by Rufus Pollock at Open Data Holyrood, December 10 2013.

Week Ahead: Sam Smith

Sam Smith - October 14, 2013 in Design, People, Updates

Availability: Mon -  Fri

This week:

  • Open Data Index
  • Follow the Money
  • Promo materials

Last week:

  • Linkedup video
  • Promo materials

 

Week Ahead: Sam Smith

Sam Smith - September 30, 2013 in Design, People, Updates

Availability: Mon AM, Wed -  Fri

This week:

  • Linkedup video

Last week:

  • Linkedup printed materials
  • Linkedup video

 

Week Ahead: Sam Smith

Sam Smith - September 9, 2013 in Design, People, Updates

Availability: Mon -  Fri

This week:

  • Linkedup printed materials
  • Census website

Last week:

  • OpenTrials website
  • OKF printed materials
  • Census website
  • Linkedup printed materials

 

Week Ahead: Zara Rahman

Zara Rahman - September 2, 2013 in People, Updates

Availability: Monday-Thursday, 9-6pm CEST, from Berlin. Last week: Monday-Friday 9-6pm CEST from Berlin. 

Last Week

  • Following up with Ambassadors who have been submitting their workplans, bios and photos as per our request, including creating a FAQ for Ambassadors
  • Website sprint – worked with Stefan to create a new map on okfn.org/local with a topic filter – now can see which countries are working on which topics. Data behind this still being updated
  • OKCon Comms:
    • Created a community OKCon video trailer with clips of community members who will be attending
    • Had a meeting with Sourcefabric re: using their Liveblog feature to live blog OKCon
    • Chatted with Elaine re: next steps on comms
  • Attended the launch of the Garment Industries Transparency Initiative and spoke to Mohammed Yunus (Nobel Peace Prize Winner) about OKF
  • Chatted to Tom Johnson, new Ambassador in Oregon, US.
  • Finished review of Round 6 Ambassadors – to be inducted.

This Week

  • Induction of Round 6 Ambassadors and members of the Prospects Community
  • Sending round Codes of Conduct for Local Initiatives
  • Beginning Round 7 review with Review Committee
  • Updating the website with information on International Council
  • OKCon comms with Elaine, Neal and Theo
  • Collating information for a community resources section on /local page
  • Streamlining communications documents between Local Groups team
  • Following up on setup of liveblog for OKCon

Week Ahead: Sam Smith

Sam Smith - August 26, 2013 in Design, People, Updates

Availability: Mon -  Fri

This week:

  • Linkedup printed materials
  • Open Trials website

 

Week Ahead: Zara Rahman

Zara Rahman - August 19, 2013 in People, Updates

Availability this week: Monday to Friday 9am-6pm CEST, except for Thursday afternoon. Last week, Monday-Wednesday. 

Last Week

  • Prepared workplan form and examples ready to send out to the community 
  • Final edits on Codes of Conduct for Ambassadors and Local Initiatives, now also ready to send out
  • Catch up with Elaine, Katelyn, Milena, Neal, Naomi, Christian
  • Review of Round 6 Ambassadors

This Week

  • Follow up actions from Review Committee comments on Round 6 Ambassadors – organising Skype calls with applicants 
  • Sending out Workplan forms to local coordinators
  • Brainstorming/action on producing an OKCon trailer with the help of our trusty community!
  • Sending out Codes of Conduct to Local Coordinators
  • Brainstorming on digital communications for OKCon (running with Neal)
  • Carrying on with standardising Welcome Pack for City/State Ambassadors
  • Catch ups with:
    • Kersti Wissenbach re: Open Development Camp
    • Bea, Elaine and Neal re: digital comms for OKCon
    • Round 6 Ambassador applicants
    • Milena and Anders re: data expedition
    • Christian re: Local Groups, general

Week Ahead: Christian Villum

Christian Villum - August 19, 2013 in Uncategorized

Last week

Availability: Monday-Friday (from Denmark).

  • Update okfn.org/local w/ new pages International Council and Prospect Community
  • Heavy Open Data Census project planning
  • Global Community Stories #5 blog post

LTP-work: Follow up on LOD2 plan action items, populating datacatalogs.org, installing analytics tools on GODI site.

This week

Availability: Monday-Friday (from Denmark).

  • Open Steps blog post
  • Update okfn.org/local w/ new pages on International Council and Prospect Community
  • Ongoing Open Data Census project planning

LTP-work: Research GODI-interviewees, follow up on LOD2 plan action items, populating datacatalogs.org, installing analytics tools on GODI site.

Week Ahead: Sam Smith

Sam Smith - August 19, 2013 in Design, People, Updates

Availability: Mon -  Fri

This week:

  • Linkedup printed materials
  • DM2E website
  • Open Trials website