Notes from Open Definition Call June 2014

10 August 2014 Participants Herb Lainchbury Mike Linksvayer Timothy Vollmer Andrew Katz Rufus Pollock Luis Villa Agenda Status of action items from previous meeting OD 2.0 progress report and discussion Approval process and license category proposed update, see https://lists.okfn.org/pipermail/od-discuss/2014-April/000841.html Summary is there a... Read More

Notes from Open Definition Call April 2014

06 June 2014 Participants Mike Linksvayer Herb Lainchbury Chiaki Ishikawa Agenda status of action items from previous meeting OD 2.0 progress report and discussion Discussion of Japanese translation suggestions submitted by ishikawa (https://lists.okfn.org/pipermail/od-discuss/2014-March/000810.html) OKFest meeting Summary Had some trouble with the hangout so had... Read More

Notes from Open Definition Call February 2014

04 April 2014 Previous call notes.  Next call 2014-04-10 (2nd Thursday of even months) at 15:00 UTC. Participants Andrew Stott Herb Lainchbury Rufus Pollock Mike Linksvayer Agenda goals for 2014 review status of OD 2.0 as I feel we’ve not had sufficient time... Read More

Open Definition 2013: assessment and lessons

28 December 2013 Throughout 2013 fields such as open access, open data, open education, open government, and more saw unprecedented growth as policy and practice. The Open Definition played increasingly important and visible roles in fostering a shared understanding of “open” and helping... Read More

Notes from Open Definition call December 2013

13 December 2013 Previous call notes. Next call 2014-02-13 (2nd Thursday of even months) at 15:00 UTC. Participants Herb Lainchbury Tom Lee Mike Linksvayer Rufus Pollock Andrew Stott Kat Walsh Agenda/Notes Agenda New Open Definition Advisory Council chair for 2014 Herb Lainchbury! As... Read More

Open Definition and License Proliferation

04 December 2013 License proliferation increases costs for publishers and users (more licenses to understand, evaluate, and comply with) and fractures the commons through incompatibility and non-open terms. The Open Definition Advisory Council and others have noted a surge in jurisdiction, sub-jurisdiction, and... Read More

Notes from Open Definition call October 2013

16 October 2013 Previous call notes. Next call December 12 (2nd Thursday of even months) at 15:00 UTC. Participants Baden Appleyard Leigh Dodds Herb Lainchbury Mike Linksvayer Max Merret Kent Mewhort Rufus Pollock Luis Villa David Wrate Agenda/Notes Agenda FYI Two posts by... Read More

Notes from Open Definition call August 2013

08 August 2013 Previous call notes. Next call October 10 (2nd Thursday of even months) at 15:00 UTC. Participants Baden Appleyard Herb Lainchbury Tom Lee Mike Linksvayer (chair) Kent Mewhort Peter Murray-Rust Agenda/Notes Open Definition 1.2 Name (OD, not OKD), copyedit done; no... Read More

Notes from Advisory Panel Meeting June 2013

03 August 2013 14 June 2013 Participants Baden Appleyard Jo Ellis Herb Lainchbury Mike Linksvayer (chair) Peter Murray-Rust Rufus Pollock Andrew Stott Agenda Release of O[K]D 1.2; see http://lists.okfn.org/pipermail/od-discuss/2013-June/000428.html OKD or OD for the main definition name; see http://lists.okfn.org/pipermail/od-discuss/2013-June/000427.html Disposition of OSSD (software... Read More

Feedback on Canada's proposed Open Government Licence Agreement

31 January 2013 Below is feedback submitted today on behalf of the Open Definition Advisory Council regarding Canada’s proposed Open Government Licence Agreement. Thanks especially to Andrew Stott for substantial contributions to this feedback, Herb Lainchbury (currently the AC’s sole Canadian member; also... Read More

Open Definition forges ahead - get involved!

17 December 2012 Open Defintion (OD) is one of the first projects that the the Open Knowledge Foundation created. Its purpose has been to provide, promote – and protect – a meaningful Open in Open Data and Open Content. It does this primarily... Read More

Notes from Advisory Panel Meeting December 2012

03 December 2012 Monday, December 3, 2012 15:00 UTC Chair: Mike Linksvayer PARTICIPANTS Mike Linksvayer Daniel Dietrich Peter Suber Luis Villa Herb Lainchbury Rufus Pollock AGENDA OD [AC] process/feedback Leftover Action Items OKD 1.2 explanation/post Spreadsheet for license [non-]compliance followups? UK OGL updates?... Read More

Notes from Advisory Panel Meeting September 2012

27 November 2012 CALL LOGISTICS When: Thursday, 6th September at 16:00 UTC / 17:00 BST / 18:00 CEST Strict limit to one hour Where: Skype Back channel: #okfn IRC channel on irc.freenode.net Chair: Daniel Dietrich (Skype: ddie22) Pad for note taking: http://opengovernmentdata.okfnpad.org/call PARTICIPANTS... Read More

Notes from Advisory Panel Meeting March 2012

24 March 2012 CALL LOGISTICS When: Monday, 19th March 18:00 GMT Please note the times in the Doodle-poll are 18:00 GMT. Strict limit to one hour Where: Skype Back channel: #okfn IRC channel on irc.freenode.net Chair: Daniel Dietrich (Skype: ddie22) PARTICIPANTS Confirmed: Rufus... Read More