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How safe is your London bus route?

ePSIplatform news - Thu, 06/19/2014 - 15:18
19 Jun 2014How safe is your London bus route?It’s one of the city’s most identifiable sights, used to help promote the UK capital across the world, but just how safe are London’s iconic...more infoThemes: Safety and Social Welfare, TransportCountries: United KingdomVisits: 363 visits

Concerns raised in Holland over lack the transparency of NATO data

ePSIplatform news - Thu, 06/19/2014 - 15:15
19 Jun 2014Concerns raised in Holland over lack the transparency of NATO dataThe Netherlands Court of Audit (NCA) has launched an initiative that aims to increase the transparency of NATO's expenditures and results. ...more infoThemes: Safety and Social WelfareCountries: NetherlandsTags: nato, Access to InformationVisits: 478 visits

Skills Route scoops grand prize in the Education Open Data Challenge

ePSIplatform news - Thu, 06/19/2014 - 15:08
19 Jun 2014Skills Route scoops grand prize in the Education Open Data ChallengeThe first prize of the Education Open Data Challenge has been awarded to Skills Route - a website that enables UK students to compare the average...more infoThemes: EducationCountries: United KingdomVisits: 382 visits

Report on Open Data in Health & Social Care reveals possible £216 billion boost to UK economy

ePSIplatform news - Thu, 06/19/2014 - 15:03
19 Jun 2014Report on Open Data in Health & Social Care reveals possible £216 billion boost to UK economyA blueprint jointly created by NHS England and The GovLab at New York University has revealed how a “move towards more openness in data will...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Economics and Finance, Government, HealthCountries: United KingdomTags: economic valueVisits: 668 visits

Track how your private data is used online

ePSIplatform news - Thu, 06/19/2014 - 14:54
19 Jun 2014Track how your private data is used onlineResearchers at MIT are developing new web technology that would allow people to see exactly who is using their private data online. ...more infoThemes: Safety and Social Welfare, Science and TechnologyCountries: NetherlandsTags: personal data, PrivacyVisits: 408 visits

Insights from Aalborg – Geo-data experts unite for ePSI platform workshop

ePSIplatform news - Thu, 06/19/2014 - 08:44
19 Jun 2014Insights from Aalborg – Geo-data experts unite for ePSI platform workshopExperts from across the geo-data world converged on Demark this June for the ePSI platform workshop in Aalborg. ...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Environment and Energy, GovernmentCountries: Denmark, Whole EU/ Non-EUVisits: 529 visits

Watch the ePSI Platform Workshop now! Live Online Streaming

ePSIplatform news - Mon, 06/16/2014 - 10:06
16 Jun 2014Watch the ePSI Platform Workshop now! Live Online Streaming Today, 16th June 2014, the ePSI Platform is hosting a special workshop in Aalborg, Denmark, dedicated to the reuse of geo-related data. You...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Environment and EnergyCountries: Whole EU/ Non-EUTags: INSPIRE, aalborgVisits: 138 visits

Open Data in Health Care: Emilia-Romagna, Italy

ePSIplatform news - Fri, 06/13/2014 - 16:37
17 Jun 2014Open Data in Health Care: Emilia-Romagna, ItalyOpen Data in Health Care will be the focus of this one-day event, taking place in Bologna, Italy later this June. ...more infoThemes: HealthCountries: ItalyTags: open health dataVisits: 777 visits

The importance of adding context when publishing Open Data

ePSIplatform news - Fri, 06/13/2014 - 11:03
13 Jun 2014The importance of adding context when publishing Open DataIn a world where an ever increasing amount of data is generated and collected, those publishing the data must pay greater attention to putting the...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Science and TechnologyCountries: Whole EU/ Non-EUTags: iot, Smart CityVisits: 496 visits

What has Open Data got to do with Education?

ePSIplatform news - Fri, 06/13/2014 - 10:49
26 Jun 2014What has Open Data got to do with Education?Experts from the fields of Open Data and Education will gather for an online session this June, to further explore the links between the two topics. ...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, EducationCountries: Whole EU/ Non-EUTags: Open education dataVisits: 454 visits

Making research useful via visualisation

ePSIplatform news - Fri, 06/13/2014 - 10:34
20 Jun 2014Making research useful via visualisationRegistration is now open for a free half-day conference dedicated to the subject of data visualisations. ...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Science and TechnologyCountries: UKTags: data visualisation, big data, data journalismVisits: 333 visits

Challenge now open: Re-use cultural heritage resources to create new apps

ePSIplatform news - Fri, 06/13/2014 - 10:28
13 Jun 2014Challenge now open: Re-use cultural heritage resources to create new appsDevelopers, designers, start-ups and entrepreneurs from across Europe are being encouraged to re-use cultural heritage resources to create...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Culture, TourismCountries: Whole EU/ Non-EUTags: challengeVisits: 1077 visits

Introducing Open Knowledge Romania

ePSIplatform news - Thu, 06/12/2014 - 13:51
12 Jun 2014Introducing Open Knowledge RomaniaAn ambitious and multi-disciplinary team of Open Data experts have joined forces to create the local group Open Knowledge Romania. ...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, GovernmentCountries: RomaniaTags: okfn, local groups, RomaniaVisits: 507 visits

Calls for better consistency in the UK’s Open Data Strategy

ePSIplatform news - Wed, 06/11/2014 - 11:40
11 Jun 2014Calls for better consistency in the UK’s Open Data StrategyA late addition to the Deregulation Bill has raised concerns over the transparency and clarity of the UK government’s approach to Open Data. ...more infoThemes: GovernmentCountries: United KingdomVisits: 420 visits

Workshop: Open Data for Stimulation of SME Businesses in Agriculture, Transport, Tourism and Environment

ePSIplatform news - Tue, 06/10/2014 - 08:25
16 Jun 2014Workshop: Open Data for Stimulation of SME Businesses in Agriculture, Transport, Tourism and EnvironmentCould Linked Open Data bring new aspects to the utilization of European SDIs? Is cloud based SDI an opportunity or a threat for European SMEs? These...more infoThemes: Environment and Energy, Science and Technology, Tourism, TransportCountries: DenmarkTags: Agriculture, Open data, INSPIREVisits: 416 visits

COMSODE project 2nd User Board meeting

ePSIplatform news - Fri, 06/06/2014 - 14:14
11 Jun 2014COMSODE project 2nd User Board meetingThe research and development project COMSODE is preparing to welcome users to Bratislava this June for their 2nd User Board Meeting. ...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Government, Science and TechnologyCountries: Czech Republic, Italy, Netherlands, Slovakia, Whole EU/ Non-EUTags: COMSODE, Open dataVisits: 644 visits

Workshop on technical aspects of open government data in Moldova and Romania

ePSIplatform news - Thu, 06/05/2014 - 16:42
08 Jun 2014Workshop on technical aspects of open government data in Moldova and RomaniaOpen data experts from Moldova and Romania will come together in Bucharest this June to exchange good practices on the technical issues surrounding...more infoThemes: Government, Science and TechnologyCountries: Moldova, RomaniaTags: open data coalition romaniaVisits: 505 visits

LinkedUp Vici Competition - Using Data for Educational use

ePSIplatform news - Thu, 06/05/2014 - 11:04
05 Jun 2014LinkedUp Vici Competition - Using Data for Educational useDesign and build a tool using open or linked data that addresses real educational needs. That’s the challenge being thrown down by the LinkedUp...more infoThemes: EducationCountries: Whole EU/ Non-EUTags: vici competition, linkedup project, Open education data, challengeVisits: 503 visits

Telling Stories with Data Visualisation

ePSIplatform news - Thu, 06/05/2014 - 09:04
18 Jun 2014Telling Stories with Data VisualisationHow can storytelling methods used in journalism, books and film help improve the narrative of data visualisations? ...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Science and TechnologyCountries: UKVisits: 393 visits

Closing ceremony of MesInfos project: "A world of self-data"

ePSIplatform news - Wed, 06/04/2014 - 14:18
23 Jun 2014Closing ceremony of MesInfos project: "A world of self-data"As the personal data re-use ‘MesInfos project’ enters the final stages, organisers Fing have announced details of the closing ceremony taking...more infoThemes: Business and TradeCountries: FranceTags: personal dataVisits: 503 visits
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