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Hacking Elections in Spain this May

ePSIplatform news - Fri, 05/22/2015 - 13:17
29 May 2015 to 31 May 2015Hacking Elections in Spain this MayAs Spain heads to the polls this May for municipal (local) and regional elections, the digital-native newspaper El Confidencial and Fundación...more infoThemes: GovernmentCountries: SpainTags: open electoral dataVisits: 185 visits

Editors Lab in Madrid and Barcelona: Data-driven storytelling

ePSIplatform news - Fri, 05/22/2015 - 12:08
04 Jun 2015 to 05 Jun 2015Editors Lab in Madrid and Barcelona: Data-driven storytellingTop Spanish media innovators will gather in Madrid and Barcelona this June, to develop innovative news prototypes fuelled by data-driven...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, CultureCountries: SpainTags: data journalism, hackathon, global editors networkVisits: 180 visits

Exposing illegal dumping areas in Kosovo

ePSIplatform news - Fri, 05/22/2015 - 11:56
22 May 2015Exposing illegal dumping areas in KosovoOpen Data Kosovo and UNDP/SDC (under the SAEK project) have launched the Illegal Dumps data visualization platform. ...more infoThemes: Environment and Energy, GovernmentCountries: KosovoTags: data visualization, illegal dumping, collected data, undp kosovoVisits: 261 visits

Seminar: from the XML in transparency to the Open Linked Data

ePSIplatform news - Fri, 05/22/2015 - 11:38
27 May 2015Seminar: from the XML in transparency to the Open Linked DataThis May, Torino will play host to the 31st Nexa Lunch Seminar. This time around the event will focus on the improvement of data quality and...more infoThemes: Economics and Finance, Government, Science and TechnologyCountries: ItalyTags: Linked data, Open data, public contractsVisits: 302 visits

Call for Researchers for the 3rd edition of the Open Data Barometer

ePSIplatform news - Fri, 05/22/2015 - 10:36
22 May 2015Call for Researchers for the 3rd edition of the Open Data BarometerThe World Wide Web Foundation has issued a call for researchers from the wider Open Data community to participate in the 3rd edition of...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Culture, Economics and Finance, Environment and Energy, Government, Safety and Social WelfareCountries: Whole EU/ Non-EUTags: Open Data Barometer, www foundationVisits: 190 visits

2nd #HackSanFermin’ edition is coming

ePSIplatform news - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 16:33
05 Jun 2015 to 07 Jun 20152nd #HackSanFermin’ edition is coming#HackSanFermin returns for the second edition this June, with the aim of once again releasing datasets related to the San Fermin festival (artwork,...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, CultureCountries: SpainTags: Open data, data visualization, data journalismVisits: 194 visits

Fujitsu-UGR Open Linked Data Hackathon: Smart Routes

ePSIplatform news - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 16:24
10 Jun 2015 to 11 Jun 2015Fujitsu-UGR Open Linked Data Hackathon: Smart RoutesMálaga (Spain) will host an Open Data hack event this June, during which participants will look to create an application based on Open Linked Data...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, TransportCountries: SpainTags: Open dataVisits: 178 visits

Call for Applications for Microgrants: Access to information and Open Data

ePSIplatform news - Tue, 05/19/2015 - 17:53
19 May 2015Call for Applications for Microgrants: Access to information and Open DataThe Access to Information Working Group has announced a microgrant aimed at providing support for research or programming that can demonstrate and/or...more infoThemes: Government, Safety and Social WelfareCountries: RomaniaTags: Open data, microgrants, Access to Information, National Action PlanVisits: 333 visits

Schema.org 2.0 vocabulary released

ePSIplatform news - Tue, 05/19/2015 - 17:23
19 May 2015Schema.org 2.0 vocabulary releasedThe public release of Schema.org 2.0 vocabulary has recently been announced in the official blog. ...more infoThemes: Science and TechnologyCountries: Whole EU/ Non-EUTags: schema.org, Semantic Web, vocabularyVisits: 304 visits

Spain funds the opening up of bibliographic heritage

ePSIplatform news - Tue, 05/19/2015 - 16:47
19 May 2015Spain funds the opening up of bibliographic heritageThe Spanish Ministry of Education, Culture and Sport has offered funding to support projects of digitization, online accessibility and digital...more infoThemes: Culture, GovernmentCountries: SpainTags: Open data, EuropeanaVisits: 240 visits

OGP Club meeting: Open Data for start-ups

ePSIplatform news - Tue, 05/19/2015 - 14:10
22 May 2015OGP Club meeting: Open Data for start-upsThe Romanian Department for Online Services and Design is calling for an open discussion on how start-ups can use open data. ...more infoThemes: Business and TradeCountries: RomaniaTags: OGP Club, Open data, private sector, business, discussionVisits: 241 visits

Geoinformatics 2015 - Open Geodata Conference

ePSIplatform news - Mon, 05/18/2015 - 15:22
11 Jun 2015 to 12 Jun 2015Geoinformatics 2015 - Open Geodata ConferenceOpen Geodata will be the main focus of the two-day Geoinformatics conference, taking place in Prague this June. ...more infoThemes: Environment and Energy, Housing and Infrastructure, Science and Technology, TransportCountries: Czech RepublicTags: geo-data, open geodataVisits: 252 visits

New updated edition of the Open Data Handbook

ePSIplatform news - Mon, 05/18/2015 - 15:02
18 May 2015New updated edition of the Open Data HandbookAn updated edition of the Open Data Handbook is now available online, featuring a new glossary, value stories, and resources library sections. ...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Government, Legislation, Science and TechnologyCountries: Whole EU/ Non-EUTags: open data handbook, Open Knowledge, Open data, Training, guideVisits: 298 visits

Hacking Berlin's 3D City Model

ePSIplatform news - Thu, 05/14/2015 - 16:36
03 Jun 2015 to 14 Aug 2015Hacking Berlin's 3D City ModelBerlin's 3D city model has been available to the public as Open Data since March. Now the time has come for designers, city planners, coders and any...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Environment and Energy, Government, Housing and InfrastructureCountries: GermanyTags: open geodata, 3d modelVisits: 400 visits

Reflections on the progress of Open Data in Spain

ePSIplatform news - Thu, 05/14/2015 - 16:23
14 May 2015Reflections on the progress of Open Data in SpainCTIC Technology Centre has published an article highlighting the need for progress on the paradigms of Open Data in Spain. ...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Government, Housing and InfrastructureCountries: SpainTags: Open data, Smart Cities, data standardsVisits: 560 visits

Call for comments on draft ‘Data for Policy’ report

ePSIplatform news - Wed, 05/13/2015 - 11:55
13 May 2015Call for comments on draft ‘Data for Policy’ reportData for Policy is an international study that investigates big data and other innovative data-driven approaches for evidence-informed policymaking. ...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, GovernmentCountries: Whole EU/ Non-EUTags: Open data, big data, Case StudiesVisits: 436 visits

Europeana calls on institutions to share higher quality material

ePSIplatform news - Wed, 05/13/2015 - 11:20
13 May 2015Europeana calls on institutions to share higher quality materialImproving data quality is Europeana's number one priority for the next five years. To do this, it needs to be more attractive for...more infoThemes: CultureCountries: Whole EU/ Non-EUTags: data quality, europeana network, Europeana, Task force, quality dataVisits: 325 visits

What Open Data strategy will the new UK government follow?

ePSIplatform news - Tue, 05/12/2015 - 16:45
12 May 2015What Open Data strategy will the new UK government follow?In a recent blog post, online journalism lecturer Andy Dickinson has made his own analysis of the Conservative manifesto, relating to any topic...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, GovernmentCountries: United KingdomTags: Open data, strategyVisits: 388 visits

Hackathon: #OpenData makes you move

ePSIplatform news - Tue, 05/12/2015 - 16:03
05 Jun 2015Hackathon: #OpenData makes you moveThe six largest cities in Finland will each simultaneously host hackathons to promote the development of new open data based business concepts and...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Culture, Health, TourismCountries: FinlandTags: Open data, hackathonVisits: 318 visits

The 1st Nordic Open Data Week is around the corner!

ePSIplatform news - Tue, 05/12/2015 - 15:42
12 May 2015The 1st Nordic Open Data Week is around the corner!The 1st Nordic Open Data Week kicks-off at the end of May, featuring activities across the Nordic countries that show the value and meaning of Open...more infoThemes: Business and TradeCountries: Denmark, Finland, Norway, SwedenTags: Open data, hackathonVisits: 318 visits
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