Expert Workshop

Open Data and Privacy expert workshop

June 10th and 11th, 2014

What actually happened:

The Goals for the Event

  • Key interest groups and stakeholder experts identify and agree on the issues that need to be addressed in this environment
  • Agreement on principles that should guide future activities around opening up data, and an agreement on the definition of the key terms
  • Shared ownership among participants to carry work in open data and privacy forward.

Key Outputs:

  • A working road map that details:
    • What are the main current and emerging issues
    • What are key policies and opportunities to address them in the future
    • What are the key assets/resources/materials currently available and what needs to be created
    • Who is working on capacity building in this area and where are the gaps
    • A list of topics and papers and parties that will drive the creation of assets/resources/materials.

Day 1

9:00 to 9:30 – Opening Circle: Go round – Name, who you are and one word to describe how you are feeling

9:30 to 10:45 – Interactive Plenary

1st exercise:

  • a. Why do you do this work?
  • b. A moment you felt most inspired (on post-its)
  • c. How do you sustain yourself?

2nd exercise:

  • People break into small groups to create controversial statements that are extreme and polarizing

3rd exercise:

  • Spectogram – controversial statements are read and people move along a line to show the extent to which they agree whether they agree or disagree.

10:45 to 11:00 – Coffee Break

11:00 to Noon РAgenda hacking (issues, resources, gaps)
Noon to 1:00pm – Lunch

1:00pm to 2:15 – Working Sessions 1:

2:15 to 2:30 – Break

2:30 to 3:30 – Interactive project showcase

  • John Harrison – PIB
  • Anssi Mikola – Wellbookers
  • Steve – App for videos on marathon runners (possible implications for Privacy, Personal Data control & Access)
  • Christopher – the Responsible Data Forum
  • Helen Wallace – DNA Policy Initiative & Genewatch
  • Mark Lizar – Open Notice Consent projects
  • Mark Elliot – Anonymisers/UKAN

3:30 to 3:45 – Break

3:45 to 5:00 – Working Sessions 2:

5:00 to 5:30 –

Day 2

9:00 to 9:30 – Opening Circle: What was your first experience with a computer

9:30 to 10: 45 Р Break Into Small Groups to discuss:

Working session 1: Working with open data sets that contain some personal information

10:45 to 11:00 – Break

11:15 to 12:30 – Working Sessions 2:

12:30 to 1:30 – Lunch

1: 30 to 2:30 – Mapping the way forward- Possible outcomes: Participants commit to working groups, activities and map workplans for the future (I will, I would like to, We should..)

2:30 to 3:00pm – closing circle

 

Rough notes

This is the hackpad for the day where there are lots more rough notes!