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Last chance to submit suggestions for UK implementation of EU PSI Directive

Mon, 10/06/2014 - 14:25
06 Oct 2014Last chance to submit suggestions for UK implementation of EU PSI DirectiveThere is now only one day left to submit your feedback on the UK Government’s’ plans to implement the amended EU Directive on the re-use of...more infoThemes: Government, LegislationCountries: United KingdomVisits: 401 visits

Pisa to host HackToscana

Fri, 10/03/2014 - 16:46
11 Oct 2014Pisa to host HackToscanaA civic hackathon will take place in Pisa this October, to create prototypes in support of OpenToscana, the open data and participatory platform...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, GovernmentCountries: ItalyTags: Open data, hackathonVisits: 370 visits

Paris commits to opening-up real-time Transport Data

Fri, 10/03/2014 - 16:19
03 Oct 2014Paris commits to opening-up real-time Transport DataThe City of Paris and the transport authority that coordinates the different transport companies operating in Île-de-France (Syndicat des...more infoThemes: Government, TransportCountries: FranceTags: paris, Open Transport DataVisits: 473 visits

How does Open Data transform policy making?

Fri, 10/03/2014 - 15:47
09 Oct 2014How does Open Data transform policy making?Sciences Po, a French university that specialises in humanities and social sciences, will host a conference based around the impact that...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Economics and Finance, GovernmentCountries: FranceTags: Open data, ImpactVisits: 292 visits

Open Data Challenge Series: Heritage & Culture Challenge Definition Day

Fri, 10/03/2014 - 09:59
29 Oct 2014Open Data Challenge Series: Heritage & Culture Challenge Definition DayThe Open Data Challenge Series returns this October with a workshop to help shape the next Challenge question - with the focus this time around...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, CultureCountries: United KingdomTags: Open data, nesta, odiuk, cultural heritage sectorVisits: 191 visits

Laval to host ‘an introduction to Open Data’

Thu, 10/02/2014 - 16:06
22 Oct 2014Laval to host ‘an introduction to Open Data’Participants will be introduced to the fundamentals of Open Data during this evening session in Laval, France. ...more infoThemes: Business and TradeCountries: FranceTags: Open dataVisits: 381 visits

Night at the Museum - Open Cultuur Data Challenge Finalists to present projects

Thu, 10/02/2014 - 15:24
01 Nov 2014Night at the Museum - Open Cultuur Data Challenge Finalists to present projectsThe five finalists of the Open Culture Data App Challenge will present their applications during the annual night at the...more infoThemes: CultureCountries: NetherlandsTags: Open data, open culture dataVisits: 264 visits

Open Government Terrassa meeting

Thu, 10/02/2014 - 14:46
16 Oct 2014Open Government Terrassa meetingTerrassa is firmly committed to a model of open government, an oriented organization that is accessible to citizens and able to...more infoThemes: Government, LegislationCountries: SpainTags: Open Government, transparency, Open dataVisits: 185 visits

Open Data explained – useful video released by Helsinki Region Infoshare

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 12:28
01 Oct 2014Open Data explained – useful video released by Helsinki Region InfoshareA short promotional video that showcases the principles of Open Data has been launched by Helsinki Region Infoshare (HRI). ...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, GovernmentCountries: FinlandTags: Open data, Helsinki Region InfoshareVisits: 529 visits

Ordnance Survey launches more detailed version of Great Britain in Minecraft

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 12:05
01 Oct 2014Ordnance Survey launches more detailed version of Great Britain in MinecraftOrdnance Survey has used 83 billion blocks to create a new map of Great Britain using open data products from OS OpenData. ...more infoThemes: Environment and EnergyCountries: United KingdomTags: minecraft, Open data, geographic dataVisits: 295 visits

Germany releases Open Data Action Plan

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 09:59
01 Oct 2014Germany releases Open Data Action PlanThe German government has released details of their open data action plan, which will implement the open data charter established by the G8 (now G7)...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Government, LegislationCountries: GermanyTags: open data charter, action planVisits: 561 visits

White House reveals new Open Government initiatives

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 09:54
01 Oct 2014White House reveals new Open Government initiativesThe US Government has announced a series of new open data commitments, on the third Anniversary of the Open Government Partnership. ...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Government, LegislationCountries: Whole EU/ Non-EUTags: Open data, big data, Open Access, Open Education, Financial transparencyVisits: 299 visits

Transparency report set to benefit Not-for-profit sector

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 09:29
01 Oct 2014Transparency report set to benefit Not-for-profit sectorA crowd-sourced report on transparency looks set to improve policy and practice in the not-for-profit sector. ...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Environment and Energy, Health, Safety and Social WelfareCountries: United Kingdom, Whole EU/ Non-EUTags: non-profit, nonprofit organizations, transparency, AccountabilityVisits: 179 visits

Food Open Data Challenge - User & Stakeholder Research

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 09:20
01 Oct 2014Food Open Data Challenge - User & Stakeholder ResearchThere are four types of healthy eaters - Thrivers, Fighters, Survivors and those who are Disengaged. That’s just some of the findings from...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, HealthCountries: United KingdomTags: open data challenge, food industryVisits: 186 visits

France announces its first Chief Data Officer

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 09:15
01 Oct 2014France announces its first Chief Data Officer Henri Verdier will be the first French Chief Data Officer. The announcement was made by French Secretary of State Thierry Mandon, during a recent...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Government, LegislationCountries: FranceTags: chief data officer, Open data, odi franceVisits: 178 visits

Datademo project: third funding round launched

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 16:35
30 Sep 2014Datademo project: third funding round launchedApplications for the third and final round of Datademo funding must be submitted before 6 October 2014. ...more infoThemes: Business and TradeCountries: FinlandTags: Datademo, funding, Helsinki Region Infoshare, okf finlandVisits: 161 visits

Open Data at Bologna SMART City Exhibition 2014

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 16:17
23 Oct 2014 to 24 Oct 2014Open Data at Bologna SMART City Exhibition 2014Three labs based around public open data will take place as part of the third edition of the SMART City Exhibition at BolognaFiere. ...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Housing and Infrastructure, Science and Technology, TransportCountries: ItalyTags: Open data, Smart Cities, geographic dataVisits: 153 visits

How to create your own Open Data Action Plan

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 15:17
30 Sep 2014How to create your own Open Data Action PlanHOMER project has released a simple template and guidelines on how to create your own Public Sector Open Data Action Plan. ...more infoThemes: GovernmentCountries: France, Greece, Italy, Malta, Montenegro, Slovenia, Spain, Whole EU/ Non-EUTags: open data action plan, homer project partnersVisits: 621 visits

Open Data used to create Crime Map of Slovakia

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 09:47
30 Sep 2014Open Data used to create Crime Map of SlovakiaNon-governmental initiative OpenData.Sk has created an open source web application that highlights hotspots for crime and accidents in Slovakia. ...more infoThemes: Government, Safety and Social WelfareCountries: SlovakiaTags: crime map, data visualization, Open dataVisits: 380 visits

Workshop in Turin: Open Data from the Internet of Things

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 08:51
01 Oct 2014Workshop in Turin: Open Data from the Internet of ThingsRegione Piemonte is organising a workshop which will focus on how opening the data from sensors could lead others to use the data for...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Science and TechnologyCountries: ItalyTags: Open data, iotVisits: 127 visits