Foundations of Open: Technology and Digital Knowledge Local 2020 Summit
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Australia 2020 Summit Local EventThis one day event initiated by Senator Kate Lundy will explore, discuss and develop specific policy initiatives borne out of open access for information, technology, education and governance for the benefit of our society and economy. Ideas from "Foundations of Open" will be collated and conveyed to the National 2020 Summit, particularly for the topic "Economic Infrastructure, the digital economy and the future of our cities".
Senator Kate Lundy9.00am Welcome and Introductions

By Senator Kate Lundy
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9.15am Outline and Objectives: Co-Chairs Senator Kate Lundy and Tom Worthington FACS HLM, Adjunct Senior Lecturer, ANU and Director of Professional Development , The Australian Computer Society.
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Professor Lawrence Cram9.30am Launch and Keynote: Professor Lawrence Cram Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Vice President, The Australian National University BSc (Hons), BE (Hons), PhD Sydney
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Jeff Waugh9.45am Jeff Waugh "Foundations of Open"
The Foundations of Open is a model for understanding the different aspects of openness in a digital age including standards, knowledge, governance, source code and the market.
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10.30am Darrell Burkey ANU "CASE": a case study in community
Computing Assistance Support and Education (CASE) inc. is a non-profit organisation that was formed to assist Australian community organisations in making better use of information technology.
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Ken Taylor11.15am Ken Taylor CSIRO "VotaPedia" demonstration
VotApedia is an audience response system developed by CSIRO that doesn't require issuing clickers or need specialist infrastructure.
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11.30 am coffee break

Coffee break moved to 10am so
Senator Stephen Conroy, Minister for Broadband, Communications and the Digital Economy can attend.
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Pia Waugh 11.45am Pia Waugh"Open Source as a public resource"
Specific ways we can better explore Open Source opportunities and innovations for business, government, broader social benefit and the Australian economy.
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12.30pm Lunch hosted by ANU
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1.00pm Demonstrations and networking time Tom Worthington
Andrew TridgellPresentation by Andrew Tridgell and Tom Worthington

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Jessica Coates1.30pm Jessica Coates QUT "Creative Commons"
Access to knowledge is often difficult through the use of ambiguous or non-existent licensing. Creative Commons is a mechanism for opening up knowledge for public benefit.
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2.15pm Alan Smart ASIBA "Spatial potential"
Geospatial information needs to be open so that Australian businesses can add value, innovate and commercialise in order to be globally competitive.
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3pm Coffee break
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Tony Hill3.15pm Tony Hill ISOC AU “IPV6Now”
IPv6 is a more powerful Internet protocol that can deliver a vastly increased scale Internet, with automatic security and autoconfiguration potentially producing substantial benefits for businesses, particularly in international e-commerce.
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Ann Steward4pm Ann Steward AGIMO "Open Source in Government"
A summary of the use of, attitudes towards and emerging trends of, Open Source in Australian Government.
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4.20pm Concluding remarks: Professor Lawrence Cram
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4.30pm close and thank you Senator Kate Lundy

Senator Lundy explained that the speakers from the day had been invited to submit 500 words which would be combined into a submission to the national 2020 summit.

Professor Mary O'Kane was invited to say a few words, as she is said a few words, as she is attending both the national 2020 summit and involved with the Review of the National Innovation System.
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