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* Ticket reservations now open - Please Redistribute Freely * Open Tech 2010 sponsored by data.gov.uk Saturday 11th Septmber - ULU, Malet Street, London, WC1E 7HY http://www.ukuug.org/events/opentech2010/ Open Tech 2010, from UKUUG and friends, Saturday 11th September ULU, Malet Street, London, WC1E 7HY Tickets only £5 Students Free Entry Welcome to OpenTech 2010. 40 talks across 3 tracks over 7 hours, on crowds, earthquakes and battlefronts, which hope to challenge, inspire or talk about something that makes you want to get involved. OpenTech 2010 includes earthquakes of the metaphorical and physical kind, ForTheWin, enlightenment and the environment, and with plenty of time to talk in the bar after sessions which challenge, inspire or talk about something that makes you want to help how you can. The last two times we have sold out in advance, so you are strongly advised to pre-register. This year's line up features... * Another 500 years of Enlightenment from Bill Thompson * Tales from the Battlefront from No2ID * For the Win: Game-space and Public Engagement * Just Do It: The Documentary by Director Emily James * Climate Change: how screwed are we? by AMEE * OpenGeoScience: not just earthquakes * Keeping the web open - Mozilla Drumbeat * 10:10 global from Technical Director Robin Houston * Crowdsourcing Data Context from Hadley Beeman * Lessons and futures from data.gov.uk * Today's Guardian * Who's lobbying? * and much much more besides The full schedule is at http://www.ukuug.org/events/opentech2010/ Brought to you by UKUUG and friends. Sponsored by data.gov.uk Tickets are £5, paid for on the door; but you should pre-register yours online at http://www.ukuug.org/events/opentech2010/registration * Want to help out? * OpenTech is organised by volunteers and we are now looking for volunteers to help out on the day. In return for free early entry and our eternal gratitude, we're in need of a few people to show up a bit earlier and help us set the venue up, and a few people to help with the audio recordings. If you're interested, or have random other questions, email us on firstname.lastname@example.org One thing we're doing this year is giving everyone related to OpenTech the chance to post their projects on a page, and say what help they need. Offline or on, whether you're after tech people or just more helpers, you can ask the OpenTech community to help out what matters to you: http://ukuug.org/opentech/friends Final programme may be subject to alteration. OpenTech is a not for profit event open to everyone so please help spread the word online and offline. Thanks for reading! Saturday 11th September- ULU, Malet Street, London, WC1E 7HY http://www.ukuug.org/events/opentech2010/ When signing up for your tickets online, why not tick the box to hear a little more from us, or just send an email to email@example.com . Your address will only be used to contact you about OpenTech and will not be passed onto third parties. Saturday 11th September - ULU, Malet Street, London, WC1E 7HY http://www.ukuug.org/events/opentech2010/ Final programme may be subject to alteration. Thanks for reading!