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[[Silona Bonewald - Leagueoftechnicalvoters.org]]
 
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She gave an introduction for all the speakers.
 
She gave an introduction for all the speakers.
  
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His slides are at:
 
His slides are at:
  
Connection of money and votes on Bills.
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http://www.maplight.org/video/2/FedTourMay1662007.html
 
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opensecrets.org
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followthemoney.org
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[[Sarah Schacht - knowledgeaspower.org]]
 
[[Sarah Schacht - knowledgeaspower.org]]
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Her slides are at:
 
Her slides are at:
  
[[Tim Bonneman - intellitics.com and edemocracycamp]]
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[[Tim Bonnemann - intellitics.com and edemocracycamp]]
  
 
His slides are at:
 
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He let us create this page! http://pages.e-democracy.org/Politics_online_conference_panel_2008
 
He let us create this page! http://pages.e-democracy.org/Politics_online_conference_panel_2008
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Audience members:
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Toledo Ohio
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Posting of budget online - had the charter changed.
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charter review committees
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District of Columbia and Fairfax County
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Crime area via maps
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Chicagocrime.org
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everyblock.com SF, NY, Chicago
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Aldertrack in chicago
  
 
Lessons learned:
 
Lessons learned:
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Open government
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postings of meetings
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openness of data
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Open Api's
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Microformts
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hashtaging
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iterative development - Silona
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get candidates to commit to opening the data - Steven
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Visualization tools don't have to come from government.  Just give us the data!  We will create the pretty interfaces. - Silona
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All handouts should be placed online - Steven
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Ask the geeks working on Govt for help making data public - Sarah
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What organizations to network for geeks that have already created tools! - audience member
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let existing groups know like
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e-democracy.org
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groups.dowire.org
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netsquared.com
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sunlightfoundation.org - Steven
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Do a slideshare.net - Steven
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do a barcamp - Tim
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Audience member created http://publicplease.org/polimap A mashup for filling in data on google maps from a google spreadsheet.
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Latest revision as of 10:55, 17 March 2008

Conference notes ...

Silona Bonewald - Leagueoftechnicalvoters.org

She gave an introduction for all the speakers.

Her notes are posted at: http://www.slideshare.net/Silona

Dan Newman - Maplight.org overview

His slides are at:

http://www.maplight.org/video/2/FedTourMay1662007.html

Sarah Schacht - knowledgeaspower.org

Her slides are at:

Tim Bonnemann - intellitics.com and edemocracycamp

His slides are at:

Steve Clift - dowire.org and e-democracy.org

He let us create this page! http://pages.e-democracy.org/Politics_online_conference_panel_2008

Audience members: Toledo Ohio Posting of budget online - had the charter changed. charter review committees

District of Columbia and Fairfax County Crime area via maps

Chicagocrime.org everyblock.com SF, NY, Chicago

Aldertrack in chicago

Lessons learned: Open government postings of meetings openness of data Open Api's Microformts hashtaging iterative development - Silona

get candidates to commit to opening the data - Steven

Visualization tools don't have to come from government. Just give us the data! We will create the pretty interfaces. - Silona

All handouts should be placed online - Steven

Ask the geeks working on Govt for help making data public - Sarah

What organizations to network for geeks that have already created tools! - audience member

let existing groups know like e-democracy.org groups.dowire.org netsquared.com sunlightfoundation.org - Steven

Do a slideshare.net - Steven

do a barcamp - Tim

Audience member created http://publicplease.org/polimap A mashup for filling in data on google maps from a google spreadsheet. I

 

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