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San Francisco Techconnect WiFi Public Hearing
Date Monday December 12
Time 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location Details
City Hall, Room 263, Government Audit & Oversight-GAO
Event Type Protest
Organizer/AuthorKimo Crossman
You'll have three minutes to say what you like at Public Comment.

Anyone, Yes you! Can speak at these hearings, no qualifcations, age, voting status, height or technical ability required.

Pick one or two of your hot button issues and then
"Demand transparency and accountability"

EFF, ACLU, EPIC West: How Far Would You Go For Muni WiFi?
http://www.eff.org/deeplinks/archives/004078.php

We are going to setup WiFi Internet for Live Blogging, The hearing will be televised Live on SFGTV cable (26) and Live on SFGTV Live! Internet streaming, we'll have a Live Chat Room (if you can't be there in person), and we are working on some other Techno suprises. You can bring your laptop for a short demo or powerpoint or for Live Chat, Live Collaborative Notetaking, and Live Blogging.

You can bring Overheads/Slides, Digital cameras for Live Blogging. Video and Audio Recorders, and Power Strips and Extension cords.


The two hearings are as follows:
Mon Dec 12th, 1 PM, (PST GMT -8) City Hall, Room 263, Government Audit & Oversight-GAO
http://sfgov.org/site/bdsupvrs_page.asp?id=29787

SFGTV LIVE! Cable (26) & Internet Streaming (Windows media)
http://sfgov.org/site/sfgtv_index.asp?id=11463

Live chat (active now - free - no download - enable popups)
irc://irc.indymedia.org/techconnect
server irc.indymedia.org the channel is #techconnect
For Live chat help:
http://docs.indymedia.org/view/Sysadmin/IrcHowTo#New_users_Connect_quickly_using


Online Trip Planner for Public Transit
http://transit.511.org/tripplanner/index.asp

City Hall driving and parking information
http://www.sfgov.org/site/cityhall_index.asp?id=5244

Google map to City Hall
http://maps.google.com/maps?q=1+Carlton+B+Goodlett+Pl,+San+Francisco,+CA+94102&iwloc=A&hl=en


Real-time Collaborative NoteTaking (active now - free - no download - enable popups)
http://www.jotlive.com/techconnect
(Pre-Planing and contemporaneous notes during the hearings)


More Details: kimo at sign webnetic.net
Real-time blog of San Francisco Techconnect - http://www.webnetic.net

(only for presentations) USING LAPTOP COMPUTERS: Please contact City Hall Media Services at (415) 554-4933 to coordinate the use of laptop computers for presentations at the meeting. Computers to be used are required to be tested in advance. The presenter should arrive 30 minutes prior to the meeting to connect and test their computer.
Added to the calendar on Friday Dec 9th, 2005 1:42 AM
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