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New study reveals decline in the use of Open Government services in Germany

ePSIplatform news - Fri, 07/31/2015 - 16:19
31 Jul 2015New study reveals decline in the use of Open Government services in GermanyThe use of Open Government services in Germany has declined, that’s according to findings from the new eGovernment MONITOR 2015 study. ...more infoThemes: GovernmentCountries: Austria, Germany, Sweden, SwitzerlandTags: Open GovernmentVisits: 342 visits

Two new open datasets released from the Austrian Address Register

ePSIplatform news - Thu, 07/30/2015 - 16:11
30 Jul 2015Two new open datasets released from the Austrian Address RegisterThe Austrian Address Register (Österreichisches Adressregister) is the source of two new open datasets: the Address Register...more infoThemes: Environment and Energy, Housing and InfrastructureCountries: AustriaTags: Open data, Address dataVisits: 278 visits

Météo France opens up gridded numerical forecast model data

ePSIplatform news - Thu, 07/30/2015 - 16:00
30 Jul 2015Météo France opens up gridded numerical forecast model dataTwo binary forecast model files (in GRIB V2 format) can now be directly downloaded from the Météo France website: the Global Model...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Environment and EnergyCountries: FranceTags: Open data, WeatherVisits: 306 visits

Open Data – moving science forward, or a waste of time and money?

ePSIplatform news - Thu, 07/30/2015 - 15:44
04 Nov 2015Open Data – moving science forward, or a waste of time and money?The University of Cambridge (UK) will host a panel discussion later this year, to debate the validity of the assumption that making publicly funded...more infoThemes: Government, Science and TechnologyCountries: United KingdomTags: open science, Open Access, Open dataVisits: 189 visits

Developer-friendly open employment data platform launched in France

ePSIplatform news - Wed, 07/29/2015 - 17:57
29 Jul 2015Developer-friendly open employment data platform launched in FranceThe Pòle Emploi's Store for developers is a platform that provides an API for the exploitation of Pôle Emploi data by external...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Government, Science and TechnologyCountries: FranceTags: Open data, employment, apiVisits: 233 visits

Bolzano tests their bus passenger information system based on Open Data

ePSIplatform news - Wed, 07/29/2015 - 17:48
29 Jul 2015Bolzano tests their bus passenger information system based on Open DataNew real-time departure/arrival display monitors are being tested in South Tyrol, Italy, fed by SASA's Open Data. ...more infoThemes: TransportCountries: ItalyTags: Open data, data-driven web applications, tis, busVisits: 74 visits

Belgian federal Open Data strategy approved

ePSIplatform news - Wed, 07/29/2015 - 09:39
29 Jul 2015Belgian federal Open Data strategy approvedThe Council of Ministers of the Federal Government of Belgium has given the green light for the federal...more infoThemes: Government, LegislationCountries: BelgiumTags: Open data, new PSI DirectiveVisits: 72 visits

Unveiled: New joint UK-France Data Taskforce to boost cooperation on Open Data

ePSIplatform news - Wed, 07/29/2015 - 08:50
29 Jul 2015Unveiled: New joint UK-France Data Taskforce to boost cooperation on Open DataFrench Economy and Industry Minister Emmanuel Macron and British Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne have announced the creation of a new...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, GovernmentCountries: France, United KingdomTags: Open data, SMEs, Digital economyVisits: 241 visits

Reflections on the pitfalls of using Open Data in a real life project

ePSIplatform news - Mon, 07/27/2015 - 15:38
27 Jul 2015Reflections on the pitfalls of using Open Data in a real life projectRichard Speigal, from an advertising and web design agency based in Bath (UK), has published a blog post showing the difficulties of...more infoThemes: Education, GovernmentCountries: United KingdomTags: Open data, api, data catalogues, Open education dataVisits: 304 visits

Open educational resources (OER) in higher education institutions in Germany

ePSIplatform news - Mon, 07/27/2015 - 12:19
27 Jul 2015Open educational resources (OER) in higher education institutions in GermanyA new post has been published on the Wikimedia German Blog that explores the topic of Free Knowledge and Science focused in the use of Open...more infoThemes: Education, Science and TechnologyCountries: GermanyTags: open science, Open Education, open educational resourcesVisits: 249 visits

Call for Participation in final Share-PSI workshop: maximising interoperability

ePSIplatform news - Mon, 07/27/2015 - 12:11
27 Jul 2015Call for Participation in final Share-PSI workshop: maximising interoperabilityThe final workshop in the Share-PSI series will take place in Berlin on 25 - 26 November 2015. ...more infoThemes: Government, Science and TechnologyCountries: Germany, Whole EU/ Non-EUTags: share psi, public authorities, Open data, vocabulariesVisits: 275 visits

Call for projects on data journalism and inequality

ePSIplatform news - Mon, 07/27/2015 - 12:05
27 Jul 2015Call for projects on data journalism and inequalityA call for projects on data journalism and inequality has been announced in Spain, with a deadline of 15 September 2015. ...more infoThemes: Culture, Economics and Finance, Education, Environment and Energy, Safety and Social WelfareCountries: SpainTags: medialab prado, desigualdad, inequality, data journalism, periodismo de datosVisits: 200 visits

The Norwegian Mapping Authority invites you to explore Norway in Minecraft

ePSIplatform news - Fri, 07/24/2015 - 16:18
24 Jul 2015The Norwegian Mapping Authority invites you to explore Norway in MinecraftNorway wants to join Great Britain and Denmark in the group of ‘minecrafted’ countries that are publicly accessible. ...more infoThemes: Environment and Energy, Housing and InfrastructureCountries: NorwayTags: Open data, open geodata, minecraftVisits: 370 visits

Horizon magazine focuses on Open Science

ePSIplatform news - Thu, 07/23/2015 - 10:06
23 Jul 2015Horizon magazine focuses on Open ScienceHorizon, the European Commission's daily online science and research magazine, looks this July at the practicalities and implications of Open...more infoThemes: Science and TechnologyCountries: Whole EU/ Non-EUTags: Open data, Open Access, open science, Horizon 2020, business innovationVisits: 269 visits

Detail Data project to help charities create value by using Open Data

ePSIplatform news - Thu, 07/23/2015 - 09:50
23 Jul 2015Detail Data project to help charities create value by using Open DataThe Detail Data project aims to help charities develop their ability to use Open Data to effectively create and enhance social,...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Economics and Finance, Health, Safety and Social WelfareCountries: United KingdomTags: Open data, dkan, Northern Ireland, charitiesVisits: 958 visits

Discussion: Open Data and people - How do they work together?

ePSIplatform news - Wed, 07/22/2015 - 14:45
28 Jul 2015Discussion: Open Data and people - How do they work together?Service designers, user researchers, UX developers and general Open Data enthusiasts are invited to an event in London this July, to share their...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, GovernmentCountries: United KingdomTags: Open dataVisits: 605 visits

OpenData200: a new study to map the re-use of Open Data in Italy

ePSIplatform news - Wed, 07/22/2015 - 14:31
22 Jul 2015OpenData200: a new study to map the re-use of Open Data in ItalyFrancesca De Chiara, Visiting Fellow at the GovLab, recently announced the launch of the "Open Data 200 Italia" initiative, the first systematic...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Economics and Finance, Safety and Social WelfareCountries: ItalyTags: Open data, economic impact, social impactVisits: 2082 visits

Open Data Youth Camp in Croatia

ePSIplatform news - Tue, 07/21/2015 - 15:10
29 Aug 2015 to 02 Sep 2015Open Data Youth Camp in CroatiaThe Open Data Youth Camp, organised by the Council for the Open Government Partnership in Croatia, focuses on use and reuse of public sector...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Culture, Economics and Finance, Education, Employment, Environment and Energy, Government, Health, Housing and Infrastructure, Legislation, Safety and Social Welfare, Science and Technology, Tourism, TransportCountries: CroatiaTags: OGP, youth, camp, summerVisits: 581 visits

Seminar: Data Curation @ SpazioDati using Linked Open Data technologies

ePSIplatform news - Tue, 07/21/2015 - 10:14
22 Jul 2015Seminar: Data Curation @ SpazioDati using Linked Open Data technologiesThe Italian city of Turin is hosting a seminar based on utilizing Linked Data and Big Data techniques and technologies for enterprise...more infoThemes: Science and TechnologyCountries: ItalyTags: Linked data, big dataVisits: 406 visits
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