GovCampSG is back. GovCampSG is something like BarCamp and GeekCamp. It brings together leading thinkers from government, academia, industry and citizens organizations to share Gov 2.0 initiatives and ideas.

The theme for the upcoming GovCampSG is “Connecting people, data, and ideas”, revolving around 2 main topics: “Engagement” and “Open Data”.
Date: 18th November 2011 (Friday)
Time: 3pm to 10pm (Breakout sessions start at 6pm)
Venue: The Rock Auditorium, Level 3, Suntec City (near Tower 4)
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Quoted from Mona Simpson’s Eulogy for Steve Jobs. Mona Simpson is Steve’s biological sister.

Steve’s final words, hours earlier, were monosyllables, repeated three times.
Before embarking, he’d looked at his sister Patty, then for a long time at his children, then at his life’s partner, Laurene, and then over their shoulders past them.
Steve’s final words were:

With a life like his, it’s no surprise that the final words are “OH WOW”.