This coming weekend I'll be making the trek to sunny (or is it windy?) Chicago to attend BarCamp Chicago. I'm looking forward to the 'unconference' of geeks, business-types, discussions, presentations, and general hacking.
written on July 11, 2006
posted in TravelConferenceBack to Top
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Andrew Turner is an advocate of open standards and open data. He is actively involved in many organizations developing and supporting open standards, including OpenStreetMap, Open Geospatial Consortium, Open Web Foundation, OSGeo, and the World Wide Web Consortium. He co-founded CrisisCommons, a community of volunteers that, in coordination with government agencies and disaster response groups, build technology tools to help people in need during and after a crisis such as an earthquake, tsunami, tornado, hurricane, flood, or wildfire.