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Communication from the European Commission on data-driven economy

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 12:53
09 Jul 2014Communication from the European Commission on data-driven economyPublished in response to the European Council's conclusions of October 2013, the European Commission’s ‘Communication on the data-driven...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, GovernmentCountries: Whole EU/ Non-EUTags: big data, Open data, data-driven economyVisits: 474 visits

Food for thought: Data Visualisation through cooking

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 12:18
09 Jul 2014Food for thought: Data Visualisation through cookingData Visualisers are constantly searching for ways to make information more digestible … quite literally! Data Cuisine is a fresh initiative that...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, CultureCountries: Finland, SpainTags: food, data visualisationVisits: 316 visits

OS3: Open Scholarship Summer Seminar

Tue, 07/08/2014 - 14:05
10 Jul 2014 to 11 Jul 2014OS3: Open Scholarship Summer SeminarPostgraduate students and junior researchers from across Greece will come together at the University of Patras this July for a special event...more infoThemes: Education, Government, Health, Legislation, Science and TechnologyCountries: GreeceTags: Open Access, #opendata, Copyright issues, Open Knowledge, Open Education, open researchVisits: 534 visits

Open Data Institute to receive cash injection from UK Government quango

Tue, 07/08/2014 - 12:37
08 Jul 2014Open Data Institute to receive cash injection from UK Government quangoThe UK’s Technology Strategy Board is set to invest £42m of its annual budget in actions that it will lead to more innovation in the areas of data...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Government, Science and TechnologyCountries: United KingdomTags: financial aid, Open data, ODIVisits: 391 visits

Northern Ireland unveils Open Data Challenge

Tue, 07/08/2014 - 10:53
08 Jul 2014Northern Ireland unveils Open Data ChallengeDesign an app that finds new and innovative ways to use Open Data from Northern Ireland and you could be in line for a 5,000 GBP prize. ...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, GovernmentCountries: United KingdomTags: challenge, Open data, Northern IrelandVisits: 335 visits

EU & US trade partnership ruled not sufficiently transparent

Tue, 07/08/2014 - 09:14
08 Jul 2014EU & US trade partnership ruled not sufficiently transparentThe European Commission’s discussions with the US surrounding the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) are not sufficiently...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, LegislationCountries: Whole EU/ Non-EUTags: Access to Information, trade dataVisits: 228 visits

OECD launches new public Data portal to share their latest stats

Tue, 07/08/2014 - 09:10
08 Jul 2014OECD launches new public Data portal to share their latest statsAlmost 600 large databases have now been made publically available via the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development’s (OECD) new Data...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Economics and Finance, Government, Safety and Social WelfareCountries: Whole EU/ Non-EUVisits: 553 visits

Implementation of the pan-European Open Data Portal: new EC call for tenders

Mon, 07/07/2014 - 14:11
07 Jul 2014Implementation of the pan-European Open Data Portal: new EC call for tendersThe purpose of the SMART 2014/1072 call for tenders is the deployment of a comprehensive Open Data core platform, comprising a large-scale...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, GovernmentCountries: Whole EU/ Non-EUTags: tender, open data portalsVisits: 1083 visits

ePSI platform to help shape ‘Erasmus Open Data’ program

Mon, 07/07/2014 - 12:11
07 Jul 2014ePSI platform to help shape ‘Erasmus Open Data’ programErasmus Open Data is a community-driven initiative that aims to bring together local data communities from across Europe, helping them to unite...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Education, GovernmentCountries: France, Whole EU/ Non-EUTags: Erasmus Open DataVisits: 535 visits

EC launches public consultation on ‘Science 2.0’

Mon, 07/07/2014 - 09:46
07 Jul 2014EC launches public consultation on ‘Science 2.0’To help gauge the trend towards a more open, data-driven and people-focused way of doing research and innovation, the European Commission has...more infoThemes: Government, Science and TechnologyCountries: Whole EU/ Non-EUTags: European Commission, public consultation, open scienceVisits: 209 visits

EC to release guidelines on the implementation of the revised PSI Directive

Fri, 07/04/2014 - 10:35
04 Jul 2014EC to release guidelines on the implementation of the revised PSI DirectiveDuring the recent 'PSI rules put in practice' workshop in Brussels, it was announced that July 17th will be the date the European Commission...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Government, LegislationCountries: Whole EU/ Non-EUTags: Public Service Information Directive, implementation guidelinesVisits: 346 visits

Erasmus Open Data

Thu, 07/03/2014 - 12:04
13 Sep 2014 to 16 Sep 2014Erasmus Open DataThe French city of Nantes will welcome leaders of Open Data communities from across Europe this September, for an event designed to help shape an...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, GovernmentCountries: France, Whole EU/ Non-EUTags: Erasmus Open DataVisits: 350 visits

Nice Côte d’Azur launches its open data portal

Wed, 07/02/2014 - 14:50
02 Jul 2014Nice Côte d’Azur launches its open data portalCultural, sport and environmental datasets relating to Nice Côte d'Azur can now be accessed via the French region's new Open Data Portal. ...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Culture, Environment and Energy, Tourism, TransportCountries: FranceTags: Open data, Opendata, UneVisits: 297 visits

Open Data Forum – Devon, UK

Wed, 07/02/2014 - 12:23
16 Jul 2014Open Data Forum – Devon, UKWhat developments can be made to encourage Devon County Council to open up more data? ...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, GovernmentCountries: United KingdomTags: Open dataVisits: 339 visits

Open Data Control Hackathon

Wed, 07/02/2014 - 12:04
12 Jul 2014 to 13 Jul 2014Open Data Control HackathonWith the OKFestival on the horizon, Open Notice & OKF are teaming up to host a fringe event in the form of a Data Control Convergence Hackathon. ...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Legislation, Safety and Social WelfareCountries: Germany, Whole EU/ Non-EUTags: personal dataVisits: 554 visits

Introduction to Data Visualisation with D3 - Edinburgh

Wed, 07/02/2014 - 11:12
15 Jul 2014 to 16 Jul 2014Introduction to Data Visualisation with D3 - EdinburghThe School of Data Science has organised a paid 2-day course in Edinburgh this July, to provide a foundation of data visualisation techniques...more infoThemes: Business and TradeCountries: United KingdomTags: data visualisation, storytellingVisits: 308 visits

New Open Data Portal for Non-Governmental Data in Austria

Wed, 07/02/2014 - 10:45
02 Jul 2014New Open Data Portal for Non-Governmental Data in AustriaAustria is celebrating the successful launch of "Open Data Österreich" – a new central portal for non-governmental open data. ...more infoThemes: Science and TechnologyCountries: AustriaTags: Open Data catalogVisits: 589 visits

Open Data Sheffield: July meet-up

Tue, 07/01/2014 - 16:18
21 Jul 2014Open Data Sheffield: July meet-upOpen Data enthusiasts will gather in Sheffield this July for another of their regular meet-ups in the steel city. ...more infoThemes: Housing and Infrastructure, Safety and Social WelfareCountries: United KingdomTags: Open data, sheffieldVisits: 320 visits

Six new UK Open Data projects to benefit from second Release of Data Fund (RoDF)

Tue, 07/01/2014 - 13:00
01 Jul 2014Six new UK Open Data projects to benefit from second Release of Data Fund (RoDF)The UK Cabinet Office has announced details of six new projects that are set to receive financial assistance from the Release of Data Fund – an...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Government, Health, Safety and Social WelfareCountries: United KingdomTags: fundingVisits: 452 visits

Round-table in Paris: Open Data in Health

Tue, 07/01/2014 - 12:35
03 Jul 2014Round-table in Paris: Open Data in HealthThe French capital will play host to a round-table meeting this July that focuses on opening-up data from the French Social Security. ...more infoThemes: HealthCountries: FranceTags: open health dataVisits: 317 visits