[okfn-coord] [Fwd: NCeSS Fourth International Conference on e-Social Science]

Rufus Pollock rufus.pollock at okfn.org
Fri Dec 21 12:41:00 UTC 2007

Jonathan Gray wrote:
> Hi,
> Yes. I will try and draft something - but possibly not until the new 
> year now.
> To help keep track of conferences and other events, I've created:
>  http://www.okfn.org/board/wiki/Events

As you suggest this should really be on the public wiki not on the 
private board one I think. Even when drafting submissions for these kind 
of things I think it is unlikely we need to keep stuff 'private' and 
certainly the general info can go on the public wiki.

> Perhaps we can also do something like this for the main site in some 
> open/standard format. (It would be great if in the longer term we could 
> become a clearing house for open knowledge related events - so we could 
> receive details of things like this on the okfn discuss list instead of 
> having to follow them up!).

Yes: a long time ago we ran http://drn.okfn.org/ but this has been 
inoperative for a while. Why not put this down as project proposal in 
the incubator ...


> Rufus Pollock wrote:
>> We should definitely submit something to this. Would you be happy to 
>> draft something (I also vaguely remember there was some other possible 
>> academiccy event we were thinking of putting in a proposal but I can't 
>> remember what it was now ...).
>> ~rufus
>> Jonathan Gray wrote:
>>> For the record - very non-urgent, but I wonder whether we might be 
>>> able to put something together for this?
>>> Particularly regarding:
>>>    "Enabling new sources and forms of sociological data through e-Social
>>> Science, including ethical issues and challenges in the collection,
>>> integration, sharing and analysis of sociological and other personal 
>>> data"
>>> Deadline is January 25th.
>>> J.
>> [snip]

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