With the recent announcement of an official Regional Coordinator for Australia, now is a good time to take stock of how things are travelling. In particular, our workshop statistics suggest that growth has levelled off in recent years (see below).
This can be partly explained by the fact that a number of our member organisations are incorporating Carpentries ideas and lesson materials into their own custom workshops and courses (which is great), as opposed to running officially branded Carpentries workshops that are captured in our database. Even so, as we look forward there are a number of questions for the Australian community to consider, such as:
To start answering these and other questions, we’ve scheduled an Australia Community Discussion for 12pm AEDST on Tuesday 2 April. Please sign up on the Etherpad to let us know you are planning to attend. On the day, join us in the Zoom meeting.
Hope to see you there!