Open Data Government Community Forum for Public Servants

The Open Data Government Community Forum will be held on Friday, 29 April from 3:00 until 4:30 PM (Canberra time).

Please RSVP to get a ticket in a venue convenient to you at

Friday, 29 April 2016 from 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM (AEST)

Various locations across Australia (

Draft Agenda

  1. Introductions and around the world (10 minutes)
  2. Australian Government update (5 minutes + questions)
  3. Presentations  (10 – 15 minutes each)
    1. Andrew Dingjan, Australian Urban Research Infrastructure Network on AurinMap
    2. Sam Spencer, Australian Government’s Department of Parliamentary Services (Parliamentary Library) on digitising political and electoral records
    3. Susan Clemens, Queensland Government’s Department of Health on their interactive data interface for the preventive health telephone surveys
    4. Peter Stacey, Australian Government’s Department of Industry to talk about the Resources  Data Initiative
    5. Vladislav Fridkin on an interactive visualization of Australia's population projections (
  4. Closing (5 minutes)

Then some time to hang around, ask more questions, meet people if you want

Thanks to the Australian Bureau of Statistics for hosting the forum.