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Saturday, February 16, 2008

Advisory Council for OKF definitions of open knowledge and open service

The Open Knowledge Foundation has announced a new Advisory Council, February 15, 2008.  From the announcement:

The Council will be formally responsible for maintaining and developing the Definitions and associated material found on the Open Definition site - including the Open Knowledge Definition and the Open Service Definition. As many of you will know, these definitions aim to provide clear and succinct sets of conditions for ‘openness’ in knowledge and services.

Jordan Hatcher of has kindly agreed to be Chair of the Council....

(Disclosure:  I'm a member of the new council.)