BarCamp is an ad-hoc gathering born from the desire for people to share and learn in an open environment. It is an intense event with discussions, demos and interaction from participants.

BarCamp2 Auckland July 2008

OpenMedia hope to once agan attend and present at Auckland Barcamp.

Steve Presenting at BarCamp 2007original image by wasabicube

BarCamp Auckland December 2007

The first Auckland BarCamp was held at Botany Downs Secondary College on December 15th 2007. It was an awesome event and very well attended.Steven from OpenMedia gave two presentations. His main session provided a round up on the state of Digital TV in New Zealand, including a Live Demo of freeview’s DTT test channels. Steve also talked on the challenges facing Open Source adoption, in particular issues around media playback given existing patent restrictions. You can find links to both of the presentations below.