[OKFest-Coord] About open spending

Velichka Dimitrova velichka.dimitrova at okfn.org
Wed Mar 21 18:50:58 GMT 2012


Hi all,

The Open Economics Working Group is also interested in co-organising OKFest
stream on open spending and economics. I work closely with Lucy, so I would
be also happy to contribute in the planning - people to invite, structure,
etc.

Velichka



On Wed, Mar 21, 2012 at 12:12 PM, Kat Braybrooke <kat.braybrooke at okfn.org>wrote:

> Hi Lucy,
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> The deadline for submissions will be sometime in late April, but we'll
> keep everyone on this list updated as soon as it's ready - you are the
> first to be in-the-know :)
>
> Kat
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> On Wed, Mar 21, 2012 at 9:11 AM, Lucy Chambers <lucy.chambers at okfn.org>wrote:
>
>> Hi Henri and Raimo,
>>
>> Happy to exchange ideas on the stream - have numerous, but they all
>> need tidying together. Please let me know if you have any suggestions.
>>
>> Jogi - others, have we now decided how much time we have for the Open
>> Spending Data Stream?
>>
>> Also, when are we planning on sending the CFP out? I will make sure to
>> have something down on paper by then.
>>
>> Lucy
>>
>> On Wed, Mar 21, 2012 at 8:16 AM, Antti Poikola <antti.poikola at gmail.com>
>> wrote:
>> > Lucy,
>> >
>> > Henri and Raimo from Finland are interested about the open spending
>> > stream... asking what's going on? Henri is suggesting CKAN -session and
>> > session about the city budget data (several Finnish cities are opening
>> or
>> > have been asked to open their budget data). I connect this discussion
>> back
>> > to this coord -list (hopefully the right place).
>> >
>> > Program is far from being fixed yet, all session and content ideas are
>> > wellcome! Juha Huuskonen is drafting a real "call for sessions" based
>> on the
>> > free form ideas that we have gathered so far. I believe tha Open
>> spending
>> > will be one of the final streams.
>> >
>> > -Jogi
>> >
>> > On 21.3.2012 6:37, Henri Ahti wrote:
>> >
>> > Niin ja Raimo siis tuollahan ao. linkin takana on striimit etc. Oliko
>> Antti
>> > niin että toi ohjelma on jotenkin fiksattu jo? Voisin jutella
>> Floapps/Tapsan
>> > kanssa mutta tosiaan
>> > CKAN ainakin jotenkin sessiona jossei striiminä ois hyvä saada mukaan.
>> >
>> > http://okfestival.okfnpad.org/helsinki?
>> >
>> > t.Henkka
>> >
>> > 2012/3/21 Henri Ahti <henri.ahti at gmail.com>
>> >>
>> >> Moi,
>> >>
>> >> Luulenpa että kukaan ei tiedä sen enempää kuin että tuollainen
>> >> OpenSpending stream on suunnitelmissa joka kaipaa erinäistä ohjelmaa
>> ;-)
>> >> Voin yhdistää kyllä sinua Raimo okfn päässä openspending ihmisiin. Eli
>> >> sieltä nyt ainakin saisi varmaan ihmisiä puhumaan (ja ovat varmaan
>> muutenkin
>> >> jo tulossa tuolle viikolle kun ovat okf vakiokalustoa). Periaatteessa
>> voisin
>> >> itse näistä Suomen kaupunkidatojen avaamisesta pitää pienen session
>> >> tapahtumassa. Ymmärtääkseni stream on siis aihekokonaisuus joka koostuu
>> >> useista sessioista ja siten stream voi jakautua esim. useille päiville.
>> >>
>> >> Tuolla OKCon eventissä oltiin viime kesänä (joka toinen osa siis OKFest
>> >> suomessa järjestettävää tapahtumaa) ja siellä OpenSpending yhtenä
>> striiminä:
>> >>
>> >> http://okcon.org/2011
>> >>
>> >> Siellä openspending oli läsnä kahtena päivänä:
>> >> http://okcon.org/2011/programme ja itse olin tuossa workshopissa jossa
>> >> sitten tehtiin tuon datan skreippaus yhteistyössä norjalaisen koodarin
>> >> kanssa ja vietiin konffan jälkeen datahub.org:iin
>> >> http://thedatahub.org/dataset/erdf-fi
>> >>
>> >> Antti, tiedätkö onko CKAN:ista tulossa jotain ohjelmaa eventtiin?
>> Ainakin
>> >> jotain olisi varmaan järkeä olla koska se on aika merkittävä ja näkyvä
>> osa
>> >> okf toimintaa noin yleisesti. Suomen CKAN jutuista voisi taasen kyllä
>> kertoa
>> >> jotain jos sellaisia sessioita on. Ehkäpä esim. Floapps olisi toisena
>> CKAN
>> >> partnerina suomessa kiinnostunut myös kertomaan mitä ovat tehneet.
>> >>
>> >> t.Henkka
>> >>
>> >>
>> >> 2012/3/20 Raimo Muurinen <raimo at avanto.in>
>> >>>
>> >>>
>> >>> Kyllä tästä voisi jutella ainakin tarkemmin, kiinnostavalta vaikuttaa.
>> >>> Mutta ensin pitää kuulla tarkemmin ja lisää mistä on kyse.
>> >>> -Raimo
>> >>>
>> >>>
>> >>> On Tue, 2012-03-20 at 14:36 +0200, Henri Ahti wrote:
>> >>> > Moi,
>> >>> >
>> >>> > Poikolan Antti heitteli ajatusta ilmoille että toimisin
>> organisoijana
>> >>> > (kts.alla) OpenSpending streamiin OKFestivaliin. En tiedä oletko
>> tässä
>> >>> > OKFest coordination
>> >>> > jakelulistassa mutta itselläni ei vain aika (ja välttämättä
>> >>> > osaaminenkaan tapahtumajärjestämiseen) riitä. Olisiko sinulla
>> >>> > kiinnostusta ottaa tästä pallo
>> >>> > ja toimia suomessa yhteyshenkilönä OpenSpending streamille? Toki
>> voin
>> >>> > sivusta jeesiä mitä osaan/pystyn mutta palloa en voi ottaa em.
>> >>> > syistä.
>> >>> >
>> >>> > t.Henri
>> >>> >
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>> >>> > Date: 2012/3/20
>> >>> > Subject: OKFestival-Coord Digest, Vol 2, Issue 21
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>> >>> >   1. Re: Finnish contact person to each stream (Sam Leon)
>> >>> >
>> >>> >
>> >>> >
>> ----------------------------------------------------------------------
>> >>> >
>> >>> > Message: 1
>> >>> > Date: Tue, 20 Mar 2012 10:49:31 +0000
>> >>> > From: Sam Leon <sam.leon at okfn.org>
>> >>> > Subject: Re: [OKFest-Coord] Finnish contact person to each stream
>> >>> > To: Maarten Brinkerink <mbrinkerink at beeldengeluid.nl>
>> >>> > Cc: okfestival-coord at lists.okfn.org
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>> >>> > Dear All,
>> >>> >
>> >>> > I fully support the idea of having a Finnish contact person for each
>> >>> > stream!
>> >>> >
>> >>> > Does this person then also part of the general planning committee?
>> >>> >
>> >>> > Sam
>> >>> >
>> >>> > On Tue, Mar 20, 2012 at 7:51 AM, Maarten Brinkerink <
>> >>> > mbrinkerink at beeldengeluid.nl> wrote:
>> >>> >
>> >>> > > Great idea. For the GLAM stream I agree Sanne would be great. Have
>> >>> > worked
>> >>> > > with her before.
>> >>> > >
>> >>> > > Best,
>> >>> > >
>> >>> > > Maarten
>> >>> > >
>> >>> > > Op 19 mrt 2012, om 17:57 heeft Daniel Dietrich het volgende
>> >>> > geschreven:
>> >>> > >
>> >>> > > > Very good point. This is very useful. I guess you could also
>> share
>> >>> > > contact details on request.
>> >>> > > >
>> >>> > > > Daniel
>> >>> > > >
>> >>> > > >
>> >>> > > >
>> >>> > > > On 19.03.2012, at 18:18, Antti Poikola wrote:
>> >>> > > >
>> >>> > > >> Hi,
>> >>> > > >>
>> >>> > > >> Just an idea that came to my mind while scannign trough the
>> >>> > > stream/session suggestions.
>> >>> > > >>
>> >>> > > >> I think it might be possible to find one Helsinki based contact
>> >>> > person
>> >>> > > (outside the core organizing team) for each suggested streams. At
>> >>> > the
>> >>> > > moment I'm bit woried that there are not so many finns involved in
>> >>> > > organizing the streams.
>> >>> > > >>
>> >>> > > >> Below some name dropping just from top of my head:
>> >>> > > >>
>> >>> > > >>
>> >>> > > >> OKCon
>> >>> > > >> - Open Science / Access
>> >>> > > >> http://www.openaccess.fi/info/english.html
>> >>> > > >> Marjut Salokannel (University of Helsinki; marjut.salokannel
>> [at]
>> >>> > > helsinki.fi)
>> >>> > > >>
>> >>> > > >> - open GLAM / Open Cultural Data (with side event)
>> >>> > > >> Sanna Marttila
>> >>> > > >>
>> >>> > > >> - open Economic WG
>> >>> > > >>
>> >>> > > >>
>> >>> > > >> OGDCamp
>> >>> > > >> - Open Data in Business Research Stream
>> >>> > > >> - Academic stream on OD research
>> >>> > > >> - Open Data in Development Aid
>> >>> > > >> Juha Mustonen (Foreign Ministry)
>> >>> > > >>
>> >>> > > >> - Open Transport Data (with hackday?)
>> >>> > > >> Jari Honkonen (HSL)
>> >>> > > >>
>> >>> > > >> - Parliamentary informatics
>> >>> > > >> http://www.kansanmuisti.fi/about/contact/
>> >>> > > >> Juha Yrj?l?
>> >>> > > >>
>> >>> > > >> - Open spending
>> >>> > > >> Henri Ahti
>> >>> > > >>
>> >>> > > >>
>> >>> > > >>
>> >>> > > >> On 19.3.2012 13:55, Daniel Dietrich wrote:
>> >>> > > >>> Amazing! This looks really good already.
>> >>> > > >>>
>> >>> > > >>> Daniel
>> >>> > > >>>
>> >>> > > >>> On 19.03.2012, at 12:02, Laura Newman wrote:
>> >>> > > >>>
>> >>> > > >>>> Hi all,
>> >>> > > >>>>
>> >>> > > >>>> Sorry to be late introducing myself - I'm Laura Newman,
>> another
>> >>> > > Community Coordinator at the Open Knowledge Foundation. I'm
>> >>> > particularly
>> >>> > > involved in Open Science, Open Access and Open Research type
>> groups.
>> >>> > Hi
>> >>> > > everyone!
>> >>> > > >>>>
>> >>> > > >>>> I think we should include a strong Open Science stream at
>> >>> > OKFest this
>> >>> > > year. I met with Peter Murray-Rust and Jenny Molloy yesterday, and
>> >>> > we began
>> >>> > > to gather initial ideas in an etherpad:
>> >>> > > >>>>
>> >>> > > >>>> http://science.okfnpad.org/OKFest
>> >>> > > >>>>
>> >>> > > >>>> I have outlined some of our suggestions below. It would be
>> >>> > great to
>> >>> > > hear other people's ideas for sessions and get feedback. There are
>> >>> > so many
>> >>> > > exciting developments around Open Science and Open Access at the
>> >>> > moment, I
>> >>> > > think we could pull together a fantastic programme. Please do add
>> >>> > your
>> >>> > > ideas!
>> >>> > > >>>>
>> >>> > > >>>> All the best,
>> >>> > > >>>> Laura
>> >>> > > >>>>
>> >>> > > >>>>
>> >>> > > >>>> ## Topics for sessions within the main conference:
>> >>> > > >>>>
>> >>> > > >>>> Open Approaches to Research
>> >>> > > >>>> Immediate access to raw data from experiments - why and how?
>> >>> > > >>>> Sharing data - Mark Hahnel?
>> >>> > > >>>>
>> >>> > > >>>> Communicating Science
>> >>> > > >>>> Wikipedia and Scientists
>> >>> > > >>>>
>> >>> > > >>>> Open Science in Action
>> >>> > > >>>> Open Source Drug Discovery - India  *Possible keynote
>> >>> > speaker??*
>> >>> > > >>>> Open Clinical Trial Data
>> >>> > > >>>>
>> >>> > > >>>> Open Access (Cross Stream with Humanities? - to take place
>> on a
>> >>> > > separate day from Open Science events?)
>> >>> > > >>>> Using open access materials to communicate science
>> >>> > > >>>> Funding open access sustainably - journals and funders (Tim
>> >>> > Hubbard,
>> >>> > > Robert Kiley)
>> >>> > > >>>>
>> >>> > > >>>> Citizen Science/Cyberscience (Cross Stream with Open
>> >>> > Development?)
>> >>> > > >>>> Mobile phone data collection
>> >>> > > >>>> RNA folding
>> http://eterna.cmu.edu/eterna_page.php?page=me_tab
>> >>> > > >>>>
>> >>> > > >>>> ## Other Ideas
>> >>> > > >>>> * Drafting session for Open Data in Science Handbook / Open
>> >>> > Research
>> >>> > > Data Handbook. Running over two days with short kick off session.
>> >>> > > >>>> * A scheduled open science social might be nice to get
>> everyone
>> >>> > in
>> >>> > > the same place. Perhaps the evening before main open science
>> events
>> >>> > take
>> >>> > > place? Gather in a restaurant/for drinks?
>> >>> > > >>>> * Will there be an exhibition space? If so, we should
>> advertise
>> >>> > the
>> >>> > > working group to  people who are browsing around in the breaks
>>  etc.
>> >>> > Maybe
>> >>> > > some Panton  Principles posters/flyers, some screen dumps and
>> >>> >  photos of
>> >>> > > our main  projects etc.
>> >>> > > >>>>
>> >>> > > >>>> ## Outside the main conference - Satellite event ?
>> >>> > > >>>> * An open science workshop day/hackday  (outside of the main
>> >>> > > conference dates - perhaps during OGD camp?)
>> >>> > > >>>> * Kick off with a couple of speakers followed by some
>> lightning
>> >>> > talks
>> >>> > > >>>> * Split into groups to work on specific ideas,
>> >>> > > >>>> * Come back together at the end for demos/presentations.
>> >>> > > >>>> * Will there be space for this to take place in the main
>> >>> > building, or
>> >>> > > will we need to find an alternative location?
>> >>> > > >>>>
>> >>> > > >>>>
>> >>> > > >>>>
>> >>> > > >>>>
>> >>> > > >>>> --
>> >>> > > >>>> Laura Newman
>> >>> > > >>>> Community Coordinator
>> >>> > > >>>> Open Knowledge Foundation
>> >>> > > >>>> http://okfn.org/
>> >>> > > >>>> Skype: lauranewmanonskype
>> >>> > > >>>> Twitter: @Newmanlk
>> >>> > > >>>>
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>> >>> > --
>> >>> > Sam Leon
>> >>> > Community Coordinator
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>> >>> > http://okfn.org/
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>> Open Knowledge Foundation
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