Open Science Hack Night in Seattle

An August night went from beautiful to brilliant when roughly 50 people came together for lightning talks, mingling, beer and Open Science hacking in Seattle. Given the summer timing, I had lined up several cohosts for the event, and I had stressed that no technical or science background was required to attend. Each host brought […]

June 6 #okfSF @PLOS :: #OpenAccess and more

Following this event, Matt Senate of @PLOS blogged on their Recipe for a Good Event. It’s recommended reading when hosting a popular meetup. I started open notes for the event at Below the following embed, I have published select tweets, photos, and other reports from #okfSF and other media. You can also check out […]

# /sbin/reboot

Let’s meet We met in San Francisco!   OUR NOTES ON March 25, 2013, Wikimedia Foundation offices   the run-up our hashtag was #okfSF, select tweets   on Twitter @OKFNUS Support the OKFN  

US #OpenGLAM Launch

3… 2… 1… First, what is Open GLAM? Open GLAM is a global network of people and organizations who are working to open up content and data held by GLAM institutions (Galleries, Libraries, Archives and Museums). Sign up to the Open GLAM mailing list and join the discussion. on Twitter @OKFNUS Support the OKFN