Exploring visions of open government

Tweets and shared content from the UK civil society network on the Open Government Partnership (OGP) meeting on 11th October 2012.


  1. We started with an overview of the journey so far...
  2. Then it was Charlotte Alldritt from the UK Government Cabinet Office sharing updates on what government is going around the OGP process, and as co-chair of the OGP...
  3. You can find the UK's current National Action Plan, and Co-Chair priorities with comments from civil society on the OpenGovernment.org.uk website.
    Next up was Dave Bannisar giving an overview of the OGP globally...
  4. Following this, time for small group discussions to identify key questions, and then a panel discussion with @timdavies, Dave Bannisar, and @calldritt.
  5. Then it was time for 'lightning talks' - nineteen 3-minute presentations on key open government issues and ideas. One page briefings summarising most of the talk topics can be found here. Presentations were grouped under four broad headings:
  6. Right to information and accountability