AQuA - The London Mashup

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Preparation for London Event

What you need to prepare before attending the London AQuA mashup

London Mashup Results

Results will appear here when the mashup starts!

[Collections, Issues and Solutions:] all the results from the first AQuA Mashup in Leeds

Where to put your Sshhh! bag photo (this will make more sense at the event!)

#AQuAqa for project tweeting

London Mashup Schedule 13th-15th June

Day 1: Understanding the problem

  • 1030 - 1100 Refreshments available
  • 1100 - 1130 Introductions and scene setting
    • Welcome (Bo Middleton) - 2 mins
    • Practical stuff - rooms, toilets, fire safety, permissions to take photos, etc - 2 mins
    • Our goal and outline for the 3 days (Paul Wheatley) - 10 mins
    • Introduce facilitators
    • AQuA work areas online
    • Show and tell, 2 lightning talks from the Leeds AQuA Mashup (Maurice and Sven)
  • 1130 - 1200 Collections and QA challenges - lightning talks from collection owners on their collections and initial thoughts on challenges (Bo) (2 minutes each)
  • 1200 - 1215 Techie introductions: interests, technologies, and the collections/preservation issues they are most interested in (Bo) (1 minute each)
  • 1215 - 1300 Lunch
  • 1300 - 1430 Understanding the preservation issues (parallel session, breakout into 2 groups)
    • Announce teams and rooms
    • Capture preservation triples: collection - issue - solution
      • Small groups, one collection per flipchart page, record issues and solutions
      • Each team selects triple that they will own
  • 1430 - 1500 Each team reports back to the room on their triple (any clashes are resolved by teaming up or changing triples)
  • 1500 - 1700 Begin hacking, mashing and writing up
  • 1700 Close
  • 1900 Dinner - Ciao Bella restaurant, 86-90 Lamb's Conduit St Bloomsbury, WC1N 3LZ Google map from BL to restaurants

Day 2: Developing the solutions

  • 0900 - 0915 Welcome back
  • Hacking and mashing, with a variety of sessions throughout the day:
    • Lightning talks reporting back to the group on mashup work
    • Techie sessions, including: Tools/technologies exhange
    • Content owner sessions, including: Making sample content available, presrvation planning, lifecycle/workflow
  • 1645 - 1700 End of day wrap up: Prep for tomorrow.
    • Start thinking about results, visualisations, demos and reporting back for evaluation.
  • 1900 Dinner - Wahaca Mexican Food and Tequila Bar, 80 Wardour Street, Soho, London, W1F OTF Google map from BL to restaurants

Day 3: Evaluating the results

  • 0900 - 0915 Welcome back - wrapping up the AQuA Mashup
    • Outline where we want to be by 1500
    • Reminders on checking in code, content, problem outlines etc.
  • 0915 - 1130 Tool/content mashup session
    • Includes quick brainstorm for Neil Grindley
  • 1130 - 1200 Lightning talks: Cunning code and digital disasters
  • 1200 - 1245 Lunch
  • 1245 - 1345 More lightning talks
  • 1345 - 1445 Evaluating our mashups: Content owner and peer review
    • Peer review between content owner / techie pairs (reviewing the results)
    • Event review
  • 1445 - 1500 Wrap up
    • Present prizes!
    • Thanks, what happens next (AQuA Project wrapup), reminder to keep in touch via OPF site, thoughts about future work/projects
    • Group photo
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