The Open Exchange for Social Change
Welcome to the IODC Unconference category!
Network and Community
We will use this category to contain places for discussion (subcategories) for each of our chapters and local groups. If you are a local group coordinator and would like to get yours started please get in touch.
Open Knowledge Labs
<a href="http://okfnlabs.org">Open Knowledge Labs</a> is a community of civic hackers, data wranglers and ordinary citizens intrigued and excited by the possibilities of combining technology and information for good – making government more accountable, culture more accessible, and science more efficient.
Policy and Research
This category is for discussions about policy and research around open knowledge. This includes public policies that support open knowledge as well as research around the social impact of open knowledge.
Open Data Index
The <strong>Open Data Index</strong> category is for conversations about operating, improving and contributing to the <a href="http://index.okfn.org">Global Open Data Index</a> and the growing number of <a href="http://census.okfn.org/#get-started">Local and Regional Open Data Indexes</a>.
For discussion related to <a href="http://openspending.org/">OpenSpending</a>, <a href="http://community.openspending.org">OpenSpending Community</a>, and <a href="http://community.openspending.org/next/">OpenSpending Next</a>.
We're creating lightweight standards and tooling to make it effortless to get, share, and validate data.
<strong>Working Groups</strong> are domain-specific groups that focus on discussion and activity around a given area of open knowledge. They provide an opportunity for people with similar interests to gather online (and sometimes in person) to hack, discuss, lobby, promote and explore particular areas of open knowledge and data.
Discussion about this site, its organization, how it works, and how we can improve it.
EN: This is a pilot category for testing local languages on the international platform.<br>SV: Detta är en pilot-kategori för att testa lokala språk på den internationella plattformen.