Week Ahead: Kat Braybrooke

August 13, 2012 in People, Profiles

A V A I L A B I L I T Y |

  • All week in London.

L A S T (2) W E E K S | Aug 6 – 10, 2012


  • Promo of Travel Bursary deadline extension (using blog post published on OKF here).
  • Lots of work on OKFestival website: adding high profile guests to Featured Speakers page, changing ticket forms + links, updating Topic Stream pages, adding new pages, fixing cache problems.
  • Reminders to OKF staff and free ticket recipients that comp ticket deadline was August 10th
  • Worked towards finalising Topic Stream sessions for online schedule, had more meetings re pages / statuses for each
  • More finalisation of high profile keynotes/featured speakers and of morning plenary schedule for festival week
  • Helping the less active Topic Streams finalise speakers/schedule
  • Submitted monthly report to board with festival summaries

Local Chapters / Regional Groups

  • More intros (and postponement of future steps until fall) of incoming regional group proposals
  • Submitted monthly report re: Regional Groups and Chapters

T H I S W E E K | Aug 13 – 17, 2012


  • Today: decide 2nd round Travel Bursary recipients (we got 200+ applicants from both rounds!!!) with the Core OKFest Organisers in Finland and liase with the Sida development practitioner fund in Norway
  • Other meetings during Core OKFest Organisers Sprint (happening this week in Helsinki)
  • Make sure all sessions/hackathons/events finalised with summaries for Topic Stream pages and for release of interactive online schedule on website
  • Last bits of invited + Featured Speakers and morning INSPIRE plenary scheduling
  • Meetings re catching up OKF community team on OKFest

Local Chapters / Regional Groups

  • Finish setting up tools for Romania w further discussion re Eastern Europe blog
  • Update Regional Groups + Chapters page with updates re: postponement of this process until after OKFest > http://okfn.org/chapters/

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