So a bit of a first for me coming to a conference semi-officially to blog it rather than participate and tweet as a form of stress relief. Although that has meant spending all day in a suit AND a tie to try and fit in with the local government crowd, something I’m less and less comfortable with but does mean I fly under the radar quite nicely with so few in the sector on Twitter!
The applications have been assessed, the marks have been counted and now the results are in. With the unenviable task of whittling down over 70 applications, the advisory board to the camp has decided on its final 6.
Hosted by the socially active Young Foundation, supported by public sector heavy weights NESTA and the Cabinet Office’s Office of the Third Sector and hard wired by the Yahoo! Developer Network, things are well set for48 hours of mass collaboration, creativity – and fun!
As a quick follow up to my last post on the future of London government, I thought I would share a video made available today by the London Borough of Barnet on YouTube (quite an innovation in itself I say!).