[openbiblio-dev] Early notice of June event

Tom Morris tfmorris at gmail.com
Thu Feb 2 15:58:00 UTC 2012

Oops, just realized that this went to the openbiblio-dev, not
open-bibliography.  My bad!  Certainly for JISC-funded efforts it
makes sense to do things exclusively in England (they're paying after
all).  I'll keep my eye on open-bibliography to see when things are
ready to expand outside of the UK.


On Thu, Feb 2, 2012 at 10:31 AM, Naomi Lillie <naomi.lillie at okfn.org> wrote:
> Hi Tom,
> It's great that you're interested but I'm afraid it'll be a little further
> afield than that - we were thinking of a London meet up, as most of the core
> team members are UK-based... However, I'll raise this at next week's team
> meeting (Wednesday 16.00 GMT - you're welcome to join) but, as ever, it will
> come down to what the budget can stretch to.
> We definitely want to encourage participation from people from all around
> the world, so I will also look into 'online time' as part of the event for
> those not geographically able to attend.
> I'll get back to you on this after next week's call - and thanks again for
> your interest which is encouraging :-)
> Regards,
> Naomi
> On 2 February 2012 15:11, Tom Morris <tfmorris at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On Thu, Feb 2, 2012 at 5:15 AM, Naomi Lillie <naomi.lillie at okfn.org>
>> wrote:
>> > All,
>> >
>> > Please hold the week of the 11th June in your diaries as we will be
>> > holding
>> > an Open Biblio Hackathon! It will be for just one or two of those days
>> > (probably midweek) and we'd love to get as many of you along as
>> > possible.
>> >
>> > Details tbc, more info to be circulated probably at the end of this
>> > month.
>> >
>> > Watch this space... (and the blog!)
>> Any hints on venue?  If it'll be in the Boston area, I'll definitely
>> try to attend.  If it'll be further afield (New York, San Francisco,
>> etc) will there be any provision for remote participants?
>> Tom
> --
> Naomi Lillie
> Foundation Administrator and Community Coordinator (Open Bibliography)
> Open Knowledge Foundation
> http://okfn.org/
> Skype: n.lillie

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