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UK - First EU government to introduce reporting requirements on extractives companies

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 09:14
26 Aug 2014UK - First EU government to introduce reporting requirements on extractives companiesMining, gas and oil companies registered in the United Kingdom will be required to report on the payments they make to governments in all the...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, GovernmentCountries: United KingdomVisits: 324 visits

Young Coders Festival in Austria

Mon, 08/25/2014 - 14:48
11 Oct 2014 to 12 Oct 2014Young Coders Festival in AustriaTeenagers from across Austria will be heading to Vienna this October for the Young Coders Festival - a two-day Open Data Coding event organised...more infoThemes: Business and TradeCountries: AustriaTags: open data coding, Open data, österreichVisits: 353 visits

International Conference: The re-use of digital cultural content in education, tourism and leisure

Mon, 08/25/2014 - 14:23
02 Oct 2014International Conference: The re-use of digital cultural content in education, tourism and leisureRome will provide the backdrop to this international conference focused on the reuse and discoverability of the digital cultural heritage. ...more infoThemes: Culture, TourismCountries: ItalyTags: Cultural Heritage, cultural institutions, open cultureVisits: 378 visits

Second Czech Open Data Challenge announced

Mon, 08/25/2014 - 10:17
25 Aug 2014Second Czech Open Data Challenge announcedOtakar Motejl Fund will launch the second Czech Open Data Challenge at an opening party in Prague on September 2nd. ...more infoThemes: Business and TradeCountries: Czech RepublicTags: Open data, contest, challengeVisits: 577 visits

mySociety Meetup: Freedom of Information Night

Mon, 08/25/2014 - 09:41
03 Sep 2014mySociety Meetup: Freedom of Information NightmySociety is inviting Freedom of Information (FOI) enthusiasts to join them in London this September for a discussion focused on FOI...more infoThemes: Government, Safety and Social Welfare, Science and TechnologyCountries: United KingdomTags: FOI, Access to InformationVisits: 235 visits

Food Open Data Challenge now open to applicants

Mon, 08/25/2014 - 09:21
25 Aug 2014Food Open Data Challenge now open to applicantsHow can we use open data to help people eat more healthily, eat more sustainably and/ or have a more secure food chain? ...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Environment and Energy, HealthCountries: United KingdomTags: food chain, challengeVisits: 368 visits

Open Development Camp 2014

Fri, 08/22/2014 - 06:46
09 Oct 2014 to 10 Oct 2014Open Development Camp 2014'Open' is in: open government, open data, open knowledge. 'Open' is freedom and innovation, and the promise to empower us as citizens and consumers....more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Culture, Education, Environment and Energy, Government, Health, Safety and Social WelfareCountries: InternationalTags: open developmentVisits: 216 visits

Workshop & Hackathon on Agriculture, Forestry, Environment, Transport & Rural Development

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 10:56
15 Sep 2014 to 17 Sep 2014Workshop & Hackathon on Agriculture, Forestry, Environment, Transport & Rural DevelopmentOrganised as part of the 18th International Conference on Information Systems for Agriculture and Forestry, this workshop will present...more infoThemes: Environment and Energy, TransportCountries: LatviaTags: workshop, hackathon, Agriculture, forestryVisits: 319 visits

SEMANTiCS Conference 2014

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 10:16
01 Sep 2014 to 03 Sep 2014SEMANTiCS Conference 2014Experts from across the globe will descend on Leipzig this September for the 10th anniversary edition of the SEMANTiCS Conference. ...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Environment and Energy, Science and TechnologyCountries: GermanyTags: Semantic Web, workshops, Linked dataVisits: 473 visits

Discover the SmartOpenData project: Linked Open Data for environment protection

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 09:34
21 Aug 2014Discover the SmartOpenData project: Linked Open Data for environment protectionThe SmartOpenData project is creating a Linked Open Data infrastructure that gives SMEs the opportunity to generate new innovative products and...more infoThemes: Environment and Energy, Science and TechnologyCountries: Czech Republic, France, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Norway, Portugal, Slovakia, Spain, Whole EU/ Non-EUTags: open environmental data, linked open data, SMEs, INSPIRE, geographic data, ecosystems, Agriculture, biodiversityVisits: 486 visits

The Austrian city of Salzburg publishes new open datasets

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 12:51
20 Aug 2014The Austrian city of Salzburg publishes new open datasetsNew datasets relating to the 2013 financial accounts and local car parking details have been released by the Austrian city of Salzburg. ...more infoThemes: Economics and Finance, GovernmentCountries: AustriaTags: Salzburg, datasets, Open dataVisits: 404 visits

Northern Ireland Open Data Challenge: Preparatory Workshop

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 12:07
25 Aug 2014Northern Ireland Open Data Challenge: Preparatory WorkshopWith the Northern Ireland Open Data Challenge on the horizon, Farset Labs are organising a workshop to give interested applicants the...more infoThemes: Business and TradeCountries: United KingdomTags: challengeVisits: 256 visits

Public meeting on Open Data Ireland

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 11:39
08 Sep 2014Public meeting on Open Data IrelandThe Irish Government’s Department of Public Expenditure and Reform (DPER) will play host to a public session this September, based...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, GovernmentCountries: IrelandTags: dper, Open Data portalVisits: 183 visits

Increasing transparency in Switzerland: Opendata.ch Conference 2014

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 10:49
18 Sep 2014Increasing transparency in Switzerland: Opendata.ch Conference 2014Despite having an Open Government Data Portal and an Open Government Data strategy, Switzerland still has certain transparency issues. ...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Economics and Finance, Government, Science and Technology, TransportCountries: SwitzerlandTags: Zurich, open government data portalVisits: 379 visits

Boost Open Data Hackathon: Turku, Finland

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 16:36
19 Sep 2014 to 21 Sep 2014Boost Open Data Hackathon: Turku, FinlandThe Finnish city of Turku plays host to a 48-hour hackathon this September, during which teams will be asked to develop a software prototype that...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Environment and EnergyCountries: FinlandTags: turku, hackathon, GISVisits: 314 visits

Open Data Manchester: September meet-up

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 08:41
23 Sep 2014Open Data Manchester: September meet-upThe latest Open Data Manchester meet-up will focus on the ways in which open data and journalism interact. ...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, CultureCountries: United KingdomVisits: 182 visits

London´s transport is heading to the future using open data

Thu, 08/14/2014 - 14:26
14 Aug 2014London´s transport is heading to the future using open dataApproximately 6000 developers have registered data feeds from London´s Tube and roads control rooms. ...more infoThemes: TransportCountries: UKVisits: 436 visits

Mapping public data from Copenhagen

Tue, 08/12/2014 - 11:15
12 Aug 2014Mapping public data from CopenhagenErik Svensen demonstrates an easy example of how to extract data from data.kk.dk  - Copenhagen Municipality open data site...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Housing and InfrastructureCountries: DenmarkVisits: 330 visits

Digital maps with free software and open data

Tue, 08/12/2014 - 09:15
12 Aug 2014Digital maps with free software and open dataIntroducing beginners to available open source technologies for developing digital maps for free, based on open data and open geo-spatial data. ...more infoThemes: Science and TechnologyCountries: RomaniaVisits: 1278 visits

Open Data Hack Day: Munich Edition

Mon, 08/11/2014 - 11:34
25 Oct 2014 to 26 Oct 2014Open Data Hack Day: Munich EditionOpen Data Hack Day participants combining technology and journalism to produce stunning visualizations  ...more infoThemes: EducationCountries: GermanyTags: data visualization, Open dataVisits: 267 visits