Having experienced such a transition first hand I can testify that this kind of change presents plenty of challenges!
I decided it was time to revisit that research and recently while working with faculty at the Mt Evans Outdoor Education Lab School in Colorado, the opportunity arose.
From September 2012, work began on developing a strategic plan for the Open Knowledge Foundations international community.Gov for five month project to replace geo.Up to date information on all three can be found in the Local Group registry.During Autumn 2012, the DM2E and Open glam team featured at a lot of events.The initial six month deadline for this project was extended and the project was completed in December 2012.This latter is especially noteworthy as we see the growing breadth of providers and number and diversity of ckan deployments as a major testament to, and underpinning of, ckan's success - we estimate 2-3 years ago that we at the Open Knowledge had been responsible.One of the most notable developments of the last year was the adoption of ckan by data.There are now 16 active Working Groups, and four incubating groups.It now has over 10,000 subscribers, and ran a successful crowdfunding campaign to secure 20,000.As part of this a quarterly newsletter was launched in August 2012. I saved the results in ArcGIS Online as a web map.Our paid team has continued to grow, passing 30 FTE (full-time equivalent - quite a few of our team work part-time) and closing in on 40 as I write.The was visualised with the help of the Timeliner tool in January (See the timeline of failed banks).
Frictionless wma to wav converterware Data Frictionless Data was launched in April 2013.
We have distinguished chapters (independent non-profit entities) and initiatives (Initiatives can become Chapters once they have become suitably established) and, importantly, have developed the new role of Ambassador to recognise and structure regional participation by individuals.