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Spain approves draft law that transposes the revised PSI Directive

Tue, 04/28/2015 - 11:15
28 Apr 2015Spain approves draft law that transposes the revised PSI DirectiveOn 24 April 2015, the Spanish Council of Ministers approved a draft law that transposes into Spanish legislation the Directive 2013/37/EU of the...more infoThemes: LegislationCountries: SpainTags: PSI reuse, DirectiveVisits: 474 visits

StartApp Contest: Open Data from the Tuscany region

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 12:20
27 Apr 2015StartApp Contest: Open Data from the Tuscany region20 of the best apps that use Open Data from the Tuscany area could be in line to receive a 20.000€ prize pot as part of the region’s new StartApp...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Culture, Environment and Energy, Health, Tourism, TransportCountries: ItalyTags: Open data, mobile app development, app challengeVisits: 512 visits

Prague Hacks – the city’s biggest ever Open Data Hackathon

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 11:52
12 Jun 2015 to 14 Jun 2015Prague Hacks – the city’s biggest ever Open Data Hackathon“Prague Hacks: Improving City Life” is a marathon creative hacking session with a single mission: to improve life in the Czech capital by...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Housing and Infrastructure, Safety and Social Welfare, Science and Technology, TransportCountries: Czech RepublicTags: Open data, hackathonVisits: 459 visits

Leading distributor of train tickets opens up its stations data

Thu, 04/23/2015 - 16:39
23 Apr 2015Leading distributor of train tickets opens up its stations dataCapitaine Train, an independent distributor of train tickets in France and Europe, has announced that they will open their train stations dataset. ...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, TransportCountries: France, Whole EU/ Non-EUTags: Open Transport Data, Open data, train stationsVisits: 472 visits

UN-Habitat launches Urban Data Portal relating to countries and cities around the globe

Thu, 04/23/2015 - 16:31
23 Apr 2015UN-Habitat launches Urban Data Portal relating to countries and cities around the globeUN-Habitat’s urban datasets have been made available on a new web portal, which features an online interactive tool to generate basic...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Economics and Finance, Government, Housing and Infrastructure, Safety and Social WelfareCountries: Whole EU/ Non-EUTags: urban data, Open dataVisits: 508 visits

Futur en Seine 2015

Thu, 04/23/2015 - 11:56
11 Jun 2015 to 14 Jun 2015Futur en Seine 2015The 6th edition of Futur en Seine will present the latest digital innovations (from France and across the world) to professionals and the general...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Culture, Education, Environment and Energy, Health, Science and TechnologyCountries: FranceTags: open innovation, open food data, Smart CitiesVisits: 480 visits

Open Cultuur Data API reaches a milestone, with over 1 million objects shared

Thu, 04/23/2015 - 11:40
23 Apr 2015Open Cultuur Data API reaches a milestone, with over 1 million objects sharedThe Open Cultuur Data API was launched on 25 May 2014, coinciding with the start of a competition aimed at finding the best applications that...more infoThemes: CultureCountries: NetherlandsTags: open culture data, apiVisits: 568 visits

Open Data to be covered in German Discussion Group on Digitisation in Politics and Administration

Thu, 04/23/2015 - 11:32
30 Apr 2015Open Data to be covered in German Discussion Group on Digitisation in Politics and AdministrationThe regular discussion group on "Digitisation in Politics and Administration" will cover open data during its next meeting, taking place in Berlin on...more infoThemes: Economics and Finance, Government, Science and TechnologyCountries: GermanyTags: discusion, Open data, Open Government DataVisits: 674 visits

Sarajevo to host 4th edition of POINT conference

Wed, 04/22/2015 - 15:33
20 May 2015 to 24 May 2015Sarajevo to host 4th edition of POINT conferenceOne of the main focuses of this year’s POINT conference will be the visualisation and application of Open Data. ...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Government, Science and TechnologyCountries: Bosnia and HerzegovinaTags: Zašto ne, Open data, hackathonVisits: 471 visits

Three Scottish universities launch MSc programme in Data Science

Wed, 04/22/2015 - 12:09
22 Apr 2015Three Scottish universities launch MSc programme in Data ScienceScotland’s Government-funded Data Lab is supporting the collaborative effort between three Scottish universities to develop an MSc programme in...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Science and TechnologyCountries: United Kingdom, Whole EU/ Non-EUTags: master’s degree program, the data lab, data science, big dataVisits: 610 visits

Bulgaria finally launches national Open Data Portal

Mon, 04/20/2015 - 15:44
20 Apr 2015Bulgaria finally launches national Open Data PortalThe first group of datasets has been released on the Bulgarian National Open Data Portal, with a total of 33 datasets sourced from 13 different...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Environment and Energy, Government, Safety and Social Welfare, Tourism, TransportCountries: BulgariaTags: Open Data portal, ckanVisits: 550 visits

Hackathon Open Data Taxi

Mon, 04/20/2015 - 14:35
27 Apr 2015Hackathon Open Data TaxiThe SGMAP will play host to the first hackathon focused on Open Data for the French taxi industry. ...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, TransportCountries: FranceTags: Open data, taxi industryVisits: 612 visits

France launches its National Address Database

Mon, 04/20/2015 - 12:31
20 Apr 2015France launches its National Address DatabaseThe National Address Database is an open and collaborative effort that aims to reference all addresses in the French territory. ...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Housing and Infrastructure, Science and TechnologyCountries: FranceTags: open geodata, Open data, Address dataVisits: 928 visits

Discover the PublicaMundi project: making open geospatial data easy to publish, view & reuse

Mon, 04/20/2015 - 11:42
20 Apr 2015Discover the PublicaMundi project: making open geospatial data easy to publish, view & reusePublicaMundi is an EU FP7 project that aims to make open geospatial data easier for publishers to share and for developers to discover and reuse. ...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Environment and Energy, Housing and Infrastructure, Safety and Social WelfareCountries: France, Germany, Greece, Whole EU/ Non-EUTags: open geodata, Open data, ckan, INSPIREVisits: 386 visits

Open Data Incubator for Europe: 1st Information Day

Mon, 04/20/2015 - 09:48
19 May 2015Open Data Incubator for Europe: 1st Information DayThe EU has committed €7.8 million to realise a 30-month incubator programme for open data entrepreneurs across Europe, via its Horizon 2020 funding...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: ItalyTags: odine, www, ConferenceVisits: 839 visits

HACK_CAGLIARI! 2015

Fri, 04/17/2015 - 14:24
23 Apr 2015 to 24 Apr 2015HACK_CAGLIARI! 2015The Municipality of Cagliari, together with Cagliari University, IBM, The Net Value and Open Campus, is organising a hackathon this April, aimed at...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Science and Technology, TourismCountries: ItalyTags: Open data, hackathonVisits: 837 visits

How to use the W3C standard in the real world: 30° Nexa Lunch Seminar

Fri, 04/17/2015 - 14:12
22 Apr 2015How to use the W3C standard in the real world: 30° Nexa Lunch SeminarTurin will host a lunch seminar this April to discuss the technology related to the Linked Data Platform (LDP), which recently became a W3C...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Science and TechnologyCountries: ItalyTags: Linked data, linked data platform, W3CVisits: 421 visits

Dutch government Open Data Portal still struggling with broken links

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 11:26
16 Apr 2015Dutch government Open Data Portal still struggling with broken linksA test by the Open State Foundation has revealed that 14% of the datasets released in the Dutch Government Open Data Portal are not accessible...more infoThemes: GovernmentCountries: NetherlandsTags: Open data, datasets, government agencies, broken linksVisits: 474 visits

German implementation of Open Data Charter reported to be low

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 11:02
16 Apr 2015German implementation of Open Data Charter reported to be lowA recent report by the non-profit Center for Data Innovation has rated Germany's attempts to implement the Open Data Charter as very low. ...more infoThemes: Government, Science and TechnologyCountries: GermanyTags: Germany, open data charter, G8Visits: 462 visits

Democratic Dashboard - a tool for fans of UK election data

Wed, 04/15/2015 - 11:48
15 Apr 2015Democratic Dashboard - a tool for fans of UK election dataDemocratic Dashboard is a project aimed at promoting engagement in the electoral process by making an array of information on UK elections and...more infoThemes: GovernmentCountries: United KingdomTags: open electoral data, data visualization, dashboardsVisits: 582 visits