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Ordnance Survey to release new map and open data relating to green space in England and Wales

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 11:31
12 Sep 2014Ordnance Survey to release new map and open data relating to green space in England and WalesOrdnance Survey has announced plans to release data that will allow for a new map of every publicly accessible green space in England and Wales to be...more infoThemes: Environment and EnergyCountries: United KingdomTags: Ordnance Survey, Open data, green spaceVisits: 428 visits

Updated report on the information-based sector in Spain

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 11:01
12 Sep 2014Updated report on the information-based sector in SpainAn updated report has been published which aims to draw attention and raise awareness of PSI re-use possibilities and their potential value in Spain....more infoThemes: Business and TradeCountries: SpainTags: ASEDIE, PSI re-use, Multisectoral Information, Market Research, reportVisits: 527 visits

Exploitation of Cultural Content - Open Data Strategies, Milan

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 09:02
10 Oct 2014Exploitation of Cultural Content - Open Data Strategies, MilanHow do we create an ecosystem for cultural content re-use? What are the best licenses that favour this re-use? What exactly is the public domain and...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, CultureCountries: ItalyVisits: 3245 visits

Finnish projects benefitting from Datademo micro funding

Thu, 09/11/2014 - 13:18
11 Sep 2014Finnish projects benefitting from Datademo micro fundingLaunched in February 2014, the Datademo funding instrument was created to promote democracy through the development of innovative services, apps...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Economics and FinanceCountries: FinlandTags: Datademo, hri, fundingVisits: 400 visits

HOMER conference: The future of Open Data in the Digital Agenda for Europe

Thu, 09/11/2014 - 12:53
07 Oct 2014HOMER conference: The future of Open Data in the Digital Agenda for EuropeThe HOMER project will host a side event to the Open Days 2014 official programme, giving participants the opportunity to exchange thoughts on Open...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Government, Housing and Infrastructure, Science and TechnologyCountries: Whole EU/ Non-EUTags: Digital Agenda, open days 2014, Open data, homer projectVisits: 500 visits

Open Data Hackathon using car insurance claim-data

Thu, 09/11/2014 - 12:18
26 Sep 2014 to 28 Sep 2014Open Data Hackathon using car insurance claim-dataThe pan-Nordic car and non-life insurance company ‘if’ is opening up their insurance claim-data to use as part of an upcoming hackathon. ...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Safety and Social Welfare, TransportCountries: FinlandTags: motor vehicle, hackathon, insurance dataVisits: 651 visits

DBpedia 2014 released with enlarged Ontology

Thu, 09/11/2014 - 12:01
11 Sep 2014DBpedia 2014 released with enlarged OntologyProf. Dr. Christian Bizer has announced the release of the new DBpedia - 2014 version. ...more infoThemes: Culture, Science and TechnologyCountries: Whole EU/ Non-EUTags: Linked data, Open data, LOD, rdf, wikipediaVisits: 413 visits

Ready to GLOW – introducing Global Legislative Openness Week

Tue, 09/09/2014 - 15:40
15 Sep 2014 to 25 Sep 2014Ready to GLOW – introducing Global Legislative Openness WeekMonday 15 September will mark the start of Global Legislative Openness Week (GLOW) - an initiative that celebrates open, participatory legislative...more infoThemes: Government, LegislationCountries: Whole EU/ Non-EUTags: open legislative data, OGP, glow, BudgetVisits: 463 visits

Hack4Pisa

Tue, 09/09/2014 - 12:21
02 Oct 2014 to 03 Oct 2014Hack4PisaHack4Pisa is a two-day event focused on how the creative use of cultural content can generate economic and social value - promoting new creative...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Culture, Education, TourismCountries: ItalyTags: open culture data, hackathonVisits: 570 visits

OpenData Camp Bourgogne

Mon, 09/08/2014 - 14:10
03 Oct 2014OpenData Camp BourgogneAn open, participatory workshop will take place in Macon this October, to generate ideas and solutions to common problems faced by users and public...more infoThemes: Culture, Economics and Finance, Government, Safety and Social WelfareCountries: FranceTags: Open data, workshopVisits: 510 visits

Discover the Future Internet Open Data Expansion (FINODEX) project

Fri, 09/05/2014 - 12:04
05 Sep 2014Discover the Future Internet Open Data Expansion (FINODEX) projectThe Future Internet Open Data Expansion project (FINODEX) supports SMEs and Web Entrepreneurs to develop innovative ICT-based products and services...more infoThemes: Economics and Finance, Environment and Energy, Health, Science and Technology, TransportCountries: Belgium, Denmark, Italy, Spain, Whole EU/ Non-EUVisits: 437 visits

Course: Data visualisation for journalists, designers and marketers

Fri, 09/05/2014 - 11:37
19 Oct 2014Course: Data visualisation for journalists, designers and marketersThe Guardian will host a new edition of this paid one-day course to show journalists, marketing and communications professionals, and...more infoThemes: Business and TradeCountries: United KingdomTags: travel, travel writing, masterclasses, short courseVisits: 536 visits

MADdata - Madrid Datathon

Fri, 09/05/2014 - 11:18
27 Sep 2014 to 28 Sep 2014MADdata - Madrid DatathonUse open datasets to create innovative solutions relating to the Spanish city of Madrid and you could win a share of the 15.000€ prize pot on offer...more infoThemes: Business and TradeCountries: SpainTags: Open data, hackathon, competitionVisits: 476 visits

Can the UK National Information Infrastructure encourage the publication of more private sector data?

Fri, 09/05/2014 - 10:37
05 Sep 2014Can the UK National Information Infrastructure encourage the publication of more private sector data?“The fact is that, in the UK at the moment, companies and business organisations have primary responsibility for maintaining key reference datasets...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Environment and Energy, Government, TransportCountries: United KingdomTags: Open data, uknii, private sectorVisits: 439 visits

Czech Seminar on Copyright, Licenses & Open (Geo) Data

Fri, 09/05/2014 - 10:12
09 Sep 2014Czech Seminar on Copyright, Licenses & Open (Geo) DataCreate themes and working groups to help increase copyright, licences and open data – that’s the aim of this workshop taking place in Prague this...more infoThemes: Environment and Energy, LegislationCountries: Czech RepublicTags: Open data, Licences, geographic dataVisits: 506 visits

International Council for Science endorses open access principles

Thu, 09/04/2014 - 12:17
04 Sep 2014International Council for Science endorses open access principlesThe General Assembly of the International Council for Science (ICSU) has published a statement relating to open access to scientific records. ...more infoThemes: Science and TechnologyCountries: Whole EU/ Non-EUTags: international council for science, Scientific Data, open researchVisits: 564 visits

France eases access to the National Industrial Property Institute (INPI) databases

Thu, 09/04/2014 - 11:35
04 Sep 2014France eases access to the National Industrial Property Institute (INPI) databasesFrom 1 October 2014, the INPI will be forced to allow free access (either electronically or in computer-readable form) to the French...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Legislation, Science and TechnologyCountries: FranceTags: INPI, industrial property rights, PatentsVisits: 507 visits

The Tilburg Regional Archives embraces open data

Thu, 09/04/2014 - 10:55
04 Sep 2014The Tilburg Regional Archives embraces open dataA Dutch institution that preserves local historical information gathered from churches, families, schools, and political parties has made their...more infoThemes: Culture, Safety and Social Welfare, Science and TechnologyCountries: NetherlandsTags: blog, datablogVisits: 467 visits

Open Data for Innovation workshop at the Open Days 2014

Wed, 09/03/2014 - 12:32
08 Oct 2014Open Data for Innovation workshop at the Open Days 2014The Citadel on the Move project will host a workshop titled 'Open Data for Innovation: Technical Torture or a Case of ’App-y Ever After?' as...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Environment and Energy, Government, Housing and Infrastructure, TransportCountries: Belgium, Whole EU/ Non-EUTags: Open data, citiesVisits: 331 visits

Cohesion Policy and Open Data workshop at the Open Days 2014

Wed, 09/03/2014 - 12:08
08 Oct 2014Cohesion Policy and Open Data workshop at the Open Days 2014Taking place as part of the Open Days 2014, the workshop 'Cohesion Policy and Open Data: boosting transparency, performance and engagement' will...more infoThemes: Economics and Finance, GovernmentCountries: Belgium, Whole EU/ Non-EUTags: Open data, regional developmentVisits: 500 visits