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Friday, December 13 • 09:00 - 09:45
Openness Track: Parallel Session 1: Growing the School of Open

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Growing the School of Open: The School of Open is a community of volunteers focused on providing free education opportunities on the meaning, application, and impact of “openness” in the digital age and its benefit to creative endeavors, education, research, and science. This workshop will showcase some of the School of Open projects and courses, including the School of Open Kenya Initiative (Jamlab), CC for Kids (Creative Commons South Africa) and  Copyright 4 Educators (Australia National Copyright Unit).  The panel will discuss  lessons learned and how to scale the initiative globally in online, offline, and multilingual settings. ...

Moderators
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Delia Browne

National Copyright Director, National Copyright Unit
Delia joined the CC Board of Directors in 2018. She is a highly respected copyright lawyer and policy advocate who leads the National Copyright Unit (NCU) providing specialist copyright advice to Australian Schools and Technical and Further Education (TAFE) institutes with a focus... Read More →

Speakers
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Kelsey Merkley

Senior Policy Advisor, Ontario Digital Service
Other hats: Founder of UnCommon Women - lover of colouring books.Creative Commons Canada
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Simeon Oriko

Executive Director, Jamlab
Simeon Oriko is the Executive Director of Jamlab, a co-creation community for high school graduates in Africa. Simeon has proactively worked in the open movement locally and globally for the past 7 years in the areas of Open Education, Open Licensing, Open Data and Web Literacy... Read More →


Friday December 13, 2013 09:00 - 09:45 SAST
Lecture Theatre 5