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The Netherlands Court of Audit publishes Open Data Trend Report

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 10:36
02 Apr 2014The Netherlands Court of Audit publishes Open Data Trend ReportIn its first Open Data Trend Report, the Court outlines the situation of Open Data in Dutch central government (up until the end of 2013), including...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Economics and Finance, Education, Environment and Energy, Government, TransportCountries: NetherlandsTags: Algemene Rekenkamer, TrendrapportVisits: 294 visits

Electoral Data draws biggest audience for Montpellier Open Data portal

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 08:44
02 Apr 2014Electoral Data draws biggest audience for Montpellier Open Data portalDuring the first two rounds of the 2014 French municipal elections, the city of Montpellier released the final results online over the two election...more infoThemes: GovernmentCountries: FranceTags: elections, votingVisits: 276 visits

Learn about the Open PHACTS project

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 15:51
01 Apr 2014Learn about the Open PHACTS projectThe Open PHACTS project (the Open Pharmacological Concepts Triple Store) is an Innovative Medicines Initiative (IMI) project, that aims to...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Health, Science and TechnologyCountries: Whole EU/ Non-EUVisits: 272 visits

UK students scoop prizes in international competition

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 14:39
01 Apr 2014UK students scoop prizes in international competitionTalented UK students have won three out of four prizes in a worldwide competition to create a new app to help people develop their career. ...more infoThemes: Education, Employment, Science and TechnologyCountries: United KingdomTags: Open data, coding, developing, appsVisits: 330 visits

Open Data Workshop (ISSS/V4DIS conference) - Czech Republic

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 12:30
07 Apr 2014 to 08 Apr 2014Open Data Workshop (ISSS/V4DIS conference) - Czech RepublicAn Open Data focused workshop will be held during the two-day programme of the ISSS/V4DIS annual conference, taking place in Hradec...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Environment and Energy, Government, Science and Technology, TransportCountries: Czech RepublicTags: open data workshopVisits: 235 visits

Open and Linked Data: research, results and reality

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 12:18
15 Apr 2014Open and Linked Data: research, results and realityThe Faculty of Informatics and Statistics at the University of Economics in Prague is organizing an expert meeting for its alumni, in particular...more infoThemes: Education, Science and TechnologyCountries: Czech RepublicTags: Open dataVisits: 364 visits

What government can do with big data? - Guardian livechat 15th April

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 10:52
15 Apr 2014What government can do with big data? - Guardian livechat 15th AprilThe Guardian will host a live online chat exploring the potential of big data to transform public services and increase innovation. ...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Government, Science and TechnologyCountries: United Kingdom, Whole EU/ Non-EUTags: Open dataVisits: 436 visits

Data|Hack|Award|2014 in Berlin

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 10:44
11 Apr 2014 to 12 Apr 2014Data|Hack|Award|2014 in BerlinData|Hack|Award|2014 is calling for all data users, modelers, developers, designers and analysts to make the most of open data tools and transform...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Science and TechnologyCountries: GermanyTags: Linked data, challenge, hackathonVisits: 292 visits

Webinar: Learn to put public transportation data to work

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 10:24
09 Apr 2014Webinar: Learn to put public transportation data to workGiven that few local authorities have the budget to improve their transportation services by creating mobile apps for travelers, an increasing number...more infoThemes: Government, TransportCountries: United KingdomTags: TfGM, application developmentVisits: 348 visits

World Bank to introduce Open Data fund to finance growth of data-fueled businesses in emerging economies

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 10:17
01 Apr 2014World Bank to introduce Open Data fund to finance growth of data-fueled businesses in emerging economiesPlans to introduce a new market-making fund to help finance new open data businesses in emerging markets have been announced by the World Bank. ...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Economics and Finance, Health, Safety and Social Welfare, TransportCountries: Whole EU/ Non-EUTags: funding, social impactVisits: 369 visits

Head of data.gov.uk speaks to ePSI platform

Mon, 03/31/2014 - 16:45
31 Mar 2014Head of data.gov.uk speaks to ePSI platformThe biggest obstacle for the reuse of open data is “knowing what to do with it”. That was the assessment of Antonio Acuña, Head of data.gov.uk,...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, GovernmentCountries: United Kingdom, Whole EU/ Non-EUTags: Antonio Acuña, data.gov.ukVisits: 488 visits

Open Glasgow Hack 3: Health in the future city

Mon, 03/31/2014 - 15:56
25 Apr 2014 to 27 Apr 2014Open Glasgow Hack 3: Health in the future cityThis spring, Open Glasgow is hosting a series of four themed Future Hacks, each focusing a different key aspect of city life - Public Safety, Energy,...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, HealthCountries: United KingdomTags: glasgow hackathon, future cityVisits: 249 visits

Data Journalism Conference in Spain: Periodismo de Datos y Open Data 2014

Mon, 03/31/2014 - 15:27
24 Apr 2014 to 27 Apr 2014Data Journalism Conference in Spain: Periodismo de Datos y Open Data 2014The Open Knowledge Foundation Spain will host their second Data Journalism conference later this spring, taking place simultaneously in Madrid and...more infoThemes: Business and TradeCountries: SpainTags: gabriela rodriguez, david cabo, eva belmonte, nicola hughes, jesus escudero, daniele grasso, mar cabraVisits: 367 visits

Open Data 101 in Amsterdam - 24th April 2014

Mon, 03/31/2014 - 11:02
24 Apr 2014Open Data 101 in Amsterdam - 24th April 2014Open Data 101 is an event that aims to build a network of open data enthusiasts in Amsterdam, to help stimulate innovation and exchange ideas. ...more infoThemes: Business and TradeCountries: NetherlandsTags: Evenementen, Open Data 101Visits: 464 visits

Transparência Hackday - 12th April 2014

Mon, 03/31/2014 - 09:36
12 Apr 2014Transparência Hackday - 12th April 2014To coincide with the ePSI Platform webinar taking place the previous day, this hackday will be devoted to open electoral data - focusing on votes,...more infoThemes: GovernmentCountries: PortugalTags: transparencia hackdayVisits: 234 visits

Data|Hack|Award|2014 in Berlin

Sun, 03/30/2014 - 10:45
30 Mar 2014Data|Hack|Award|2014 in BerlinData|Hack|Award|2014 is calling for all data users, modelers, developers, designers and analysts to make the most of open data tools, to transform...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Science and TechnologyCountries: GermanyTags: Linked data, challenge, hackathonVisits: 154 visits

Cod1ng da V1nc1 - The Culture Hackathon

Fri, 03/28/2014 - 15:19
26 Apr 2014 to 27 Apr 2014Cod1ng da V1nc1 - The Culture HackathonCoding Da Vinci is an event that brings together culturally minded developers, designers and institutions from all over Germany, to help develop...more infoThemes: CultureCountries: GermanyTags: featured, offene kultur, offenes wissen, Open Knowledge Foundation, deutschland, kulturdaten, open culture, openglam, coding da vinci, kultur-hackathon, da vinci, visualisierungenVisits: 850 visits

Boost for Journalists as UK Court finds Common Law Right to Information

Fri, 03/28/2014 - 13:33
28 Mar 2014Boost for Journalists as UK Court finds Common Law Right to InformationA Supreme Court ruling has found that journalists seeking documents from public authorities have a common law right to information, which runs...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, LegislationCountries: United KingdomTags: journalism, foiaVisits: 857 visits

Open data and PSI in the Czech Republic

Fri, 03/28/2014 - 11:16
28 Mar 2014Open data and PSI in the Czech RepublicThe latest ePSI platform monthly topic report has just been published. In this month’s report we turn our attention to Open Government Data (OGD...more infoThemes: GovernmentCountries: Czech RepublicVisits: 723 visits

ICT Days – Orizzonti 2016 in Trento

Fri, 03/28/2014 - 10:18
02 Apr 2014 to 04 Apr 2014ICT Days – Orizzonti 2016 in TrentoAn ICT revolution is set to take Trento by storm this April, in a 3 day event that aims to inspire the entire community to embrace a new culture of...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Government, Science and TechnologyCountries: ItalyTags: Open data, big dataVisits: 411 visits