June 2016 newsletter

Creative Commons news

This month we’re thrilled to welcome James Ting-Edwards of InternetNZ to the Creative Commons Aotearoa New Zealand Advisory Panel. James’s focus will be the transparency and openness of the CCANZ project to its various communities. Welcome, James!

Open Educational Resources

Paula Eskett of CORE Education has written agreat blog post setting out the why and how of open education in Aotearoa.

InternetNZ & DigitalNZ are hiring

There are a couple of great jobs going at the moment: Community Manager at DigitalNZ (closes 3 June) and Communications Advisor at InternetNZ (closes 10 June).

Open Data & Open Source

The Open Government Information and Data Programme has released videos from the Open Data Showcase last month. You have until 20 June to get your nominations in for the NZ Open Source Awards.

Upcoming events

Kiwi music CC mix-tape

Our friends at the Alexander Turnbull Library have created another excellent Creative Commons mix-tape to celebrate NZ Music Month (May).

Map of co-working spaces in NZ

Aimee Whitcroft has created a useful map of all the co-working spaces in Aotearoa.

NDF photo competition

Our friends at National Digital Forum are running a photo competition for the GLAM sector focussing on digital interactions (closes 15 June).

Open Science Prize winners

The six winners of phase one of the Open Science Prize have been announced.

Icon credit: Girl in Straw Hat, c.1890. Te Papa (O.001038). No known copyright restrictions.

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