Hi all

There will be a a live Twitter stream available on the #GLAM-WIKI hashtag.

Just go to - http://twitter.com/#search?q=%23GLAM-WIKI - which will
automatically refresh each time someone Tweets with this hashtag.

(You don't need a Twitter account to at least view this).

Cheers,

Sam


2009/8/5 Brianna Laugher <brianna.laug...@gmail.com>

> 2009/8/5 private musings <thepmacco...@gmail.com>:
> > G'day all,
> >
> > I thought I'd write a brief note about last night's Sydney meetup :-)
> >
> > It was great to welcome Mathias and Jennifer (from the german chapter,
> and
> > the wikimedia foundation respectively) to Sydney - and we had a really
> good
> > turnout (even though some of the better looking wiki types chose to make
> a
> > late entrance ;-) - The Belgian Beer cafe lived up to its name, and
> lively
> > conversation, as well as the eponymous drinks flowed swimmingly. There
> were
> > a fair few folk attending their first meetup, and hopefully not their
> last -
> > we covered a wide range of topics, from the upcoming GLAM festival,
> through
> > to how we, as a chapter, can better communicate our social / informal
> events
> > such as last night - apparently many wiki types in Sydney were entirely
> > unaware of both meetups and the chapter!
>
> I will be glad to hear about any practical conclusions on this front,
> short of monopolising the English Wikipedia geonotice. :)
>
> > All seemed to me to anticipate an extremely interesting, and rewarding
> > 'GLAM' conference on Thurs / Fri - and of course it's particularly timely
> > given the recent legal issues between the National Portrait Gallery, and
> a
> > wiki contributor - perhaps Australia can lead the way in actually
> building
> > relationships, and supporting dialog :-) I'm one of the folk who would
> like
> > to attend, but just can't get away - something I intended to raise last
> > night, but forgot, was to ask about the possibilities of participating
> > remotely - I wonder if there's any infrastructure for webcasting any of
> the
> > event - or participating via IRC, or Skype, or something? I may not be
> the
> > only person interested....
>
> Recordings will be made, but there is no provision for streaming them
> live. AFAIK it is expensive and difficult. If we do have any
> associates who are happy to volunteer their time and skills to make
> such a thing happen at some future event, I hope they will step
> forward.
>
> There will be wi-fi but with over 170 attendees the bandwidth may well
> be questionable. There is no planned real time online interactive
> activity. (...Won't people be at work, anyway?)
>
> cheers
> Brianna
>
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