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London Borough of Barnet launches new Data Portal

Tue, 10/28/2014 - 17:49
28 Oct 2014London Borough of Barnet launches new Data PortalBarnet Council has launched a new data portal publishing raw data across a range of council services - giving residents, businesses, innovators and...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Culture, Economics and Finance, Education, Environment and Energy, Government, Health, Housing and Infrastructure, Safety and Social Welfare, Tourism, TransportCountries: United KingdomVisits: 524 visits

New interactive map shows where food products sold in the UK are made

Tue, 10/28/2014 - 17:40
28 Oct 2014New interactive map shows where food products sold in the UK are madeMade Near Me UK is an interactive map that shows the location of where UK food products are made and packaged. ...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, HealthCountries: United KingdomTags: food open dataVisits: 527 visits

OKF to host Open Data and Linked Data 1-day training in London

Mon, 10/27/2014 - 15:13
04 Nov 2014OKF to host Open Data and Linked Data 1-day training in LondonThe Open Knowledge Foundation (OKF) will provide an overview of Open Data and Linked Data during this paid 1-day course taking place in London this...more infoThemes: GovernmentCountries: United KingdomTags: Open data, TrainingVisits: 481 visits

ODI Leeds: Open Data in a Day

Mon, 10/27/2014 - 14:24
12 Nov 2014ODI Leeds: Open Data in a DayThis introductory course is designed for anyone wanting to discover and use open data in their organisation. ...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, LegislationCountries: United KingdomTags: Open data, TrainingVisits: 476 visits

Open Data in the City - Barcelona

Mon, 10/27/2014 - 14:15
20 Jan 2015Open Data in the City - BarcelonaWhat datasets are really being opened-up in our cities? How are policies shaping this? What technologies and business models we...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Housing and InfrastructureCountries: SpainTags: Open data, Smart CitiesVisits: 602 visits

Data Science and the Internet of Things

Mon, 10/27/2014 - 14:05
20 Nov 2014Data Science and the Internet of ThingsThe Brussels Data Science Community and the Belgian Internet of Things Community have joined forces to organise a meeting aimed at sharing,...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Environment and Energy, Housing and Infrastructure, Safety and Social Welfare, Science and Technology, TransportCountries: BelgiumTags: Open data, big data, internet of things, iotVisits: 640 visits

Dutch government expects to make wide data inventory available by spring 2015

Mon, 10/27/2014 - 12:54
27 Oct 2014Dutch government expects to make wide data inventory available by spring 2015In a letter written to the Open State Foundation, Dutch minister Ronald Plasterk has stated his aim to have a government-wide data inventory ready in...more infoThemes: GovernmentCountries: NetherlandsTags: Open data, inventory of datasets, data archiveVisits: 560 visits

UK Supermarket Locations Database released as Open Data

Mon, 10/27/2014 - 12:19
27 Oct 2014UK Supermarket Locations Database released as Open DataA single open data file that contains the locations of supermarkets in the UK has been released by the company GeoLytix. ...more infoThemes: Business and TradeCountries: United KingdomTags: Open data, retail sectorVisits: 614 visits

New report on the Benefits and Risks of Open Government Data

Mon, 10/27/2014 - 11:42
27 Oct 2014New report on the Benefits and Risks of Open Government DataIn a recent paper for the Journal of Systems Integration, Vol 5, No 1 (2014), Dusan Chlapek and Jan Kucera from the University of...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, GovernmentCountries: Czech Republic, Whole EU/ Non-EUTags: Open data, transparency, Access to InformationVisits: 723 visits

German Government Data Portal: Ready to go

Mon, 10/27/2014 - 11:25
27 Oct 2014German Government Data Portal: Ready to goThe German Government and the federal states have signed an administrative agreement that will see the country’s official Open Data platform...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, GovernmentCountries: GermanyTags: Open data, government data portalVisits: 691 visits

Chief Exec of UK Companies House shares his views on UK Open Data

Mon, 10/27/2014 - 11:04
27 Oct 2014Chief Exec of UK Companies House shares his views on UK Open Data"I've heard people say, open data: good, charge-for: bad. The world doesn't work that way. We need to have a mature debate on open data, as to where...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Government, LegislationCountries: United KingdomTags: companies dataVisits: 473 visits

Brussels to host Final LAPSI 2.0 Conference

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 14:52
28 Nov 2014Brussels to host Final LAPSI 2.0 ConferenceThe European Thematic Network on Legal Aspects of Public Sector Information (LAPSI 2.0) will hold its final conference in Brussels, on...more infoThemes: Government, LegislationCountries: Belgium, Whole EU/ Non-EUTags: LAPSI, legal, workshopVisits: 538 visits

Workshop: Improving Data Access and Research Transparency in Switzerland

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 14:11
07 Nov 2014Workshop: Improving Data Access and Research Transparency in SwitzerlandThe Swiss Academy of Humanities and Social Sciences and FORS will host a one-day event to address the value and challenges...more infoThemes: Science and TechnologyCountries: SwitzerlandTags: Data Access, wissenschaften, open research dataVisits: 508 visits

Data divers data dating

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 12:30
19 Nov 2014Data divers data datingData analysts, infographers and data science specialists will come together in Birmingham this November, to discover and explore open data...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Science and TechnologyCountries: United KingdomTags: Open data, data, knowledge, voluntary sector, third sectorVisits: 425 visits

Mobility & Transport: Open Data six-to-eight

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 11:56
12 Nov 2014Mobility & Transport: Open Data six-to-eightThe topic of Open Data in Mobility & Transport will be the theme of this 2 hour event, hosted by the Angers Loire Métropole Open Data project. ...more infoThemes: TransportCountries: FranceTags: Open data, gtfsVisits: 550 visits

An update on the state of Open Data in Italy: over 12,000 datasets published

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 11:15
24 Oct 2014An update on the state of Open Data in Italy: over 12,000 datasets publishedIn Italy there are currently over 12,000 datasets available in open formats (published between March 2012 and October 2014). ...more infoThemes: GovernmentCountries: ItalyTags: Open data, measurementVisits: 569 visits

‘Grand Paris Seine Ouest’ announces first Open Data release

Thu, 10/23/2014 - 14:41
23 Oct 2014‘Grand Paris Seine Ouest’ announces first Open Data releaseThe French Urban Community of Grand Paris Seine Ouest has promised to publish their first datasets in the coming days, having announced the...more infoThemes: Business and TradeCountries: FranceTags: Open dataVisits: 516 visits

Glocalnews Festival: Data journalism in Varese, Italy

Thu, 10/23/2014 - 14:37
13 Nov 2014 to 16 Nov 2014Glocalnews Festival: Data journalism in Varese, ItalyDigital journalism will be the focus of the upcoming Glocalnews festival, taking place in Varese, Italy in mid-November. ...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Culture, EducationCountries: ItalyTags: data journalism, Open data, festivalsVisits: 683 visits

Interview with the Secretary of State for Administrative Reform and Simplification

Thu, 10/23/2014 - 14:03
23 Oct 2014Interview with the Secretary of State for Administrative Reform and SimplificationThierry Mandon, Secretary of State for Administrative Reform and Simplification, has given his thoughts on topical issues around Open...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Government, LegislationCountries: FranceTags: Open data, foia, PSI DirectiveVisits: 836 visits