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Open Government Tour 2014

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On July 2nd, 2014, I will take off on a Cross-Canada motorcycle tour in an attempt to bring attention to the Open Government & Open Data movements. This post will acts as a kind of “homebase” (along with my personal

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FITC Toronto 2014 – The Technology & Creativity Conference

Mark your calendars!  FITC Toronto takes place between April 27-29th at the Hilton Toronto. The perfect intersection between Creative Technologists, Designers, Developers and all-around awesome thinkers from various innovative industries across the globe.  It is a conference not to be missed. This year with

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The dream weekend at #ODDTO14

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I had the pleasure of being part of the Open Data Day celebration in Toronto as one of the organizers this past weekend. International Open Data Day was on February 22, 2014. Over 110 cities around the world celebrate by

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#WebNotWar Relaunch Party 2014

2014, here we are! Make Web Not War is back with a bang – our relaunch party was a huge success! The party, held on January 23rd, 2014,  marks a new beginning for Make Web Not War as we celebrate our

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And the MWNW Icon Design contest winner goes to…

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Since the re-launch in October 2013, Make Web Not War has truly grown into a diverse community of developers, designers, and technologists. All across Canada, tech enthusiasts are bringing their best ideas to the table and coming together to build

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What is Open Data Speed Dating?

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Last fall, I participated in the GTEC 2013 “Open Data Speed Dating” session where Open Data Enthusiasts (such as myself) were paired up with Open Data Curators (such as people who run the Canadian and Vancouver Open Data Portals).  There were 19 tables in

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