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Health in Numbers: Open Data in Healthcare

Wed, 06/04/2014 - 10:02
03 Jul 2014Health in Numbers: Open Data in HealthcareLeeds Data Mill will host a free one-day event this July to showcase projects, experiments and the latest thinking on the role of open data in...more infoThemes: HealthCountries: United KingdomTags: leeds data millVisits: 412 visits

Smau Bologna - Open Government Data workshop: thinking about the value chain in the data ecosystem

Tue, 06/03/2014 - 15:57
04 Jun 2014Smau Bologna - Open Government Data workshop: thinking about the value chain in the data ecosystemA special workshop dedicated to the topic of Open Government Data will take place in Bologna this June as part of the wider Smau conference. ...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Economics and Finance, GovernmentCountries: ItalyTags: Open data, public-private partnershipVisits: 807 visits

Romania: Open Data Coalition launched

Tue, 06/03/2014 - 12:45
03 Jun 2014Romania: Open Data Coalition launchedA group of NGOs with the shared aim of promoting Open Data in Romania have decided to join forces and form the country’s Open Data Coalition. ...more infoThemes: GovernmentCountries: RomaniaTags: Club OGP, date deschise, NoutaţiVisits: 498 visits

Research study on budget openness in Croatia

Tue, 06/03/2014 - 11:37
03 Jun 2014Research study on budget openness in CroatiaHow open is budget data in Croatia and has the level of openness improved over the past year? These are the key questions explored in a new...more infoThemes: Economics and Finance, GovernmentCountries: CroatiaTags: Budget dataVisits: 634 visits

Open Data in the switch to Renewable Energy

Tue, 06/03/2014 - 11:14
11 Jun 2014Open Data in the switch to Renewable EnergyRepresentatives from the Dutch energy sector will come together with open data developers in Holland this June, to discuss how open data can play a...more infoThemes: Environment and EnergyCountries: NetherlandsVisits: 384 visits

HOMER Open Data Award Ceremony

Tue, 06/03/2014 - 10:44
09 Jul 2014HOMER Open Data Award CeremonyThe winners of the recent Hack4MED contest will be announced in a ceremony taking place in Turin this July. ...more infoThemes: Business and TradeCountries: ItalyTags: homer project, Open dataVisits: 561 visits

hacksanfermin: International San Fermin Festival hackathon

Tue, 06/03/2014 - 08:35
12 Jun 2014 to 16 Jun 2014hacksanfermin: International San Fermin Festival hackathonOpen Data isn’t necessarily the first topic that springs to mind when you think of the San Fermin Festival but as the bulls hurtle through the...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, CultureCountries: SpainVisits: 389 visits

Real-time data now available on the ‘City Dashboard Amsterdam’

Mon, 06/02/2014 - 09:55
02 Jun 2014Real-time data now available on the ‘City Dashboard Amsterdam’A beta version of the City Dashboard Amsterdam is now up and running – providing an interesting real-time insight into life in the Dutch...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Culture, Economics and Finance, Environment and Energy, Government, Health, Safety and Social WelfareCountries: NetherlandsTags: City Dashboard AmsterdamVisits: 521 visits

500 datasets added to the Spanish National Data Hub in the past month

Mon, 06/02/2014 - 09:10
02 Jun 2014500 datasets added to the Spanish National Data Hub in the past monthOne year after Spain launched its Data Catalogue Federation, it has been announced that almost 500 new datasets have been added to the country’s...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, GovernmentCountries: SpainTags: ayuntamiento de madrid, federacionVisits: 661 visits

Doing Journalism with Data: First Steps, Skills and Tools

Mon, 06/02/2014 - 08:34
05 Jun 2014Doing Journalism with Data: First Steps, Skills and ToolsJournalists, editors, and designers are being invited to take part in the upcoming Doing Journalism with Data workshop. ...more infoThemes: Business and TradeCountries: SpainTags: data journalism, TrainingVisits: 401 visits

German state of North Rhine-Westphalia presents its Open Government Strategy

Thu, 05/29/2014 - 16:53
29 May 2014German state of North Rhine-Westphalia presents its Open Government StrategyThe most highly populated state in Germany, North Rhine-Westphalia, has just released a document that depicts their Open Government strategy. ...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Government, Science and TechnologyCountries: GermanyVisits: 527 visits

Coming soon - The Open Supply Chain Platform

Wed, 05/28/2014 - 15:30
28 May 2014Coming soon - The Open Supply Chain PlatformA free platform is being developed to help address global gaps in the availability and visibility of responsible supply chain data. ...more infoThemes: Business and TradeCountries: Whole EU/ Non-EUTags: supply chain, Open dataVisits: 557 visits

Making data more accessible for society: Wikiprogress Online Discussion

Wed, 05/28/2014 - 13:55
11 Jun 2014 to 24 Jun 2014Making data more accessible for society: Wikiprogress Online DiscussionThis June, Wikiprogress will host an online discussion to explore the roles of open data, communication and technology in making data more accessible...more infoThemes: Safety and Social WelfareCountries: Whole EU/ Non-EUTags: Open data, data visualisationVisits: 789 visits

EU Chief Scientist calls for transparency reform to prevent data being twisted for political gain

Wed, 05/28/2014 - 13:42
28 May 2014EU Chief Scientist calls for transparency reform to prevent data being twisted for political gainThe European Commission must increase the transparency of their evidence gathering process in order to avoid data being manipulated to fit with...more infoThemes: Government, Legislation, Science and TechnologyCountries: Whole EU/ Non-EUTags: Open dataVisits: 470 visits

Rome hosts Forum PA 2014

Tue, 05/27/2014 - 14:01
27 May 2014 to 29 May 2014Rome hosts Forum PA 2014In recent years, ForumPA has based their conferences on innovation themes, smart cities, and PSI among public administrations and companies....more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Economics and Finance, GovernmentCountries: ItalyTags: Open data, transparencyVisits: 491 visits

Missing Malaysian flight - Satellite Data to be made public

Mon, 05/26/2014 - 10:31
26 May 2014Missing Malaysian flight - Satellite Data to be made publicSatellite Data that tracked missing Malaysian flight MH370 to its final location in the southern Indian Ocean will be made public. ...more infoThemes: Safety and Social Welfare, Science and Technology, TransportCountries: United Kingdom, Whole EU/ Non-EUTags: satellite dataVisits: 659 visits

Boost for UK developers as access to train time data is opened up

Mon, 05/26/2014 - 10:26
26 May 2014Boost for UK developers as access to train time data is opened upDevelopers and train travellers in the UK are set to benefit from the news that the country’s biggest real-time train database is to switch to a...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, TransportCountries: United KingdomTags: train, Open Transport DataVisits: 520 visits

France to appoint State Chief Data Officer

Mon, 05/26/2014 - 10:17
26 May 2014France to appoint State Chief Data OfficerFrance is to become the first European country to appoint a State Chief Data Officer. ...more infoThemes: GovernmentCountries: FranceTags: Open data, state chief data officerVisits: 704 visits

Concerns raised over data journalists use of limited sources

Mon, 05/26/2014 - 10:04
26 May 2014Concerns raised over data journalists use of limited sourcesA recent blog post has questioned whether data journalists rely too heavily on a small number of sources to create their news stories. ...more infoThemes: Business and TradeCountries: United Kingdom, Whole EU/ Non-EUTags: data journalismVisits: 402 visits

NASCIO Report: States and Open Data in the US

Sun, 05/25/2014 - 12:29
25 May 2014NASCIO Report: States and Open Data in the USOpen data does not ensure open government, or even good government. That’s one of the arguments explored in a recent report published by The...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Government, LegislationCountries: Whole EU/ Non-EUTags: nascio, Open data, United StatesVisits: 265 visits