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Open Knowledge Festival 2014 report: out now!

- November 6, 2014 in community, News and Info

Today we are delighted to publish our report on OKFestival 2014! This is packed with stories, statistics and outcomes from the event, highlighting the amazing facilitators, sessions, speakers and participants who made it an event to inspire. Explore the pictures, podcasts, etherpads and videos which reflect the different aspects of the event, and uncover some […]

Revisiting OKFestival 2014

- August 27, 2014 in News and Info, OKFestival 2014 Stories, social media

This blogpost is by Susanne Kendler, Communications Manager at Open Knowledge. Hard to believe that a full month has passed since the end of a fantastic OKFestival 2014. While our team is hard at work following up on all the great ideas and impulses from the event, and evaluating what we can learn, we would […]

Thank you for joining us at Open Knowledge Festival 2014!

- July 28, 2014 in #contribute, #get involved, #theory of change, community, News and Info, Open Knowledge, open movement

Thank you for joining us in Berlin and helping to shape OKFestival and the future of the open knowledge movement! We hope that the event provided you with the opportunity to learn, to share and to connect with open knowledge advocates from around the world. While we were excited and inspired by the collaborations and […]

Accessibility at OKFestival 2014

- July 10, 2014 in Accessibility, community, News and Info

Equality and inclusivity of all people, in all our varieties, are core values for OKFestival. We think that openness is not only about open knowledge and data, but also about opening possibilities and opportunities for everyone. Opening up our societies also means making activities and communities accessible to all people. We know that there’s no […]

On collaboration: the OKFestival User Guide

- July 10, 2014 in community, News and Info

Collaboration is not easy. It takes great deal of effort and energy from everyone involved and simply put, collaboration is hard work. Collaboration is also an essential element to all of our work. The commitment, the sweat and the long nights we put into open source projects, community initiatives, campaigns, workshops and sessions alone is […]

Wikirate at this year’s OKFestival

- July 9, 2014 in #sponsors, News and Info

Wikirate are one of the exhibitors at this year’s Open Knowledge Festival. This is a guest post by Lucia Lu of Wikirate.org, letting you know more of what they have planned for the event. What is Wikirate.org? Wikirate.org is a community-driven initiative to “open companies up” by providing a wiki platform for corporate sustainability – […]

OKCast at OKFestival: Explore, Connect & Inspire

- July 9, 2014 in Keynote, News and Info, OKCast

The OKCast, hosted by Alex Fink, is a weekly blog and podcast exploring the many facets of open knowledge. Through interviews, stories and project spotlights, the podcast seeks to connect and inspire involvement in open knowledge projects around the world. In the lead up to OKFestival, the OKCast will be conducting a series of mini-interviews […]

On Collaboration: The OKFestival User Guide

- July 9, 2014 in community, News and Info

Collaboration is not easy. It takes great deal of effort and energy from everyone involved and simply put, collaboration is hard work. Collaboration is also an essential element to all of our work. The commitment, the sweat and the long nights we put into open source projects, community initiatives, campaigns, workshops and sessions alone is […]

A big thank you to our sponsors

- July 8, 2014 in News and Info

Open Knowledge Festival would not be possible if it was not for the generous support of our sponsors. We are extremely grateful for their help in making the Festival possible! Please join us in thanking the following organisations (click the logo to learn more about each contributor): Gold Sponsors  Google Google’s mission is to organize […]

A big thank you to our sponsors

- July 1, 2014 in News and Info

Open Knowledge Festival would not be possible if it was not for the generous support of our sponsors. We are extremely grateful for their help in making the festival possible! Please join us in thanking the following organisations (click the logo to learn more about each contributor): Gold Sponsors  Google Google’s mission is to organize […]