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Big Data and Open Data Workshop

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 14:26
07 May 2014 to 08 May 2014Big Data and Open Data WorkshopBrussels will play host to an upcoming workshop that aims to address specific big data and open data issues. ...more infoThemes: Science and TechnologyCountries: BelgiumTags: big data, Open dataVisits: 27 visits

Workshop on Linked Data, Language Technologies and Multilingual Content Analytics

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 13:13
08 May 2014 to 09 May 2014Workshop on Linked Data, Language Technologies and Multilingual Content AnalyticsRegistration is now open for an upcoming workshop on Linked Data, Language Technologies and Multilingual Content Analytics taking place in...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Culture, Science and TechnologyCountries: SpainTags: W3C, multilingual web, Linked dataVisits: 32 visits

Research Libraries UK Hack Day

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 10:37
14 May 2014Research Libraries UK Hack DayResearch Libraries UK (RLUK), working together with The European Library, will soon be releasing over 17 million bibliographic records as Linked...more infoThemes: Culture, Science and TechnologyCountries: United KingdomTags: linked open data, LibrariesVisits: 45 visits

Call for greater transparency in public service contracting in the UK

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 10:13
22 Apr 2014Call for greater transparency in public service contracting in the UKThe Public Accounts Committee, the National Audit Office and trade unions are calling for increased transparency and accountability in public service...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, GovernmentCountries: United KingdomTags: open contracts, government transparencyVisits: 39 visits

Opening the Portuguese public procurement system: publicos.pt project

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 09:54
22 Apr 2014Opening the Portuguese public procurement system: publicos.pt projectPublicos.pt is a project (and accompanying website) that aims to increase the understanding of Portuguese public procurement, the...more infoThemes: Government, LegislationCountries: PortugalTags: open contractsVisits: 128 visits

Plans to increase fees for FOI requests in Ireland come under fire

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 09:36
22 Apr 2014Plans to increase fees for FOI requests in Ireland come under fireAn open letter addressed to Irish Minister Brendan Howlin has called for him to drop fees for Freedom of Information requests as part of Ireland’s...more infoThemes: Government, LegislationCountries: IrelandTags: Access to InformationVisits: 94 visits

Have you ENGAGEd in the Open Data Hackathon-Datathon?

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 09:24
22 Apr 2014Have you ENGAGEd in the Open Data Hackathon-Datathon?The ENGAGE project has organised a competition aimed at developers, researchers, journalists and anyone else with a keen interest in the re-use of...more infoThemes: Business and TradeCountries: Whole EU/ Non-EUTags: hackathon, OGDVisits: 153 visits

Global consultation on Open Agricultural Knowledge for Development

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 08:50
22 Apr 2014 to 24 Apr 2014Global consultation on Open Agricultural Knowledge for Development The first global consultation on Open Agricultural Knowledge for Development will take place in Rome between 22nd and 24th April. ...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Environment and EnergyCountries: ItalyTags: AgricultureVisits: 94 visits

Draft bill on cultural heritage in France criticised for restricting access to information

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 14:17
16 Apr 2014Draft bill on cultural heritage in France criticised for restricting access to informationTwo lawyers have voiced their concerns over the freedom of information access restrictions, contained in the draft bill on cultural heritage in...more infoThemes: Culture, LegislationCountries: FranceTags: Cultural HeritageVisits: 256 visits

Open Electoral Data Webinar – Full video recording

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 12:45
16 Apr 2014Open Electoral Data Webinar – Full video recordingA full video recording of the recent ePSI platform Webinar on Open Electoral Data is now available to watch below. ...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Government, LegislationCountries: Whole EU/ Non-EUVisits: 371 visits

Using Open Data for innovation and better patient outcomes in the NHS

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 09:11
08 May 2014Using Open Data for innovation and better patient outcomes in the NHSHow can open data be used for innovation and better patient outcomes in primary care? ...more infoThemes: HealthCountries: United KingdomTags: NHSVisits: 588 visits

Spanish Government hold second Private-Public Partnership Forum on PSI re-use

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 08:54
16 Apr 2014Spanish Government hold second Private-Public Partnership Forum on PSI re-useSpanish authorities have hosted the second edition of the ‘Private-Public Partnership Forum on Public Sector Information Re-use’ (Forum...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, GovernmentCountries: SpainTags: Open data, public-private partnershipVisits: 396 visits

Workshop on FOI, Data Journalism and Open Data

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 15:51
12 May 2014Workshop on FOI, Data Journalism and Open DataOrganised by Open Knowledge Scotland, the main goal of this workshop is to explore the current relationship between Freedom of Information (FOI)...more infoThemes: Business and TradeCountries: United KingdomTags: university of stirling, data journalismVisits: 290 visits

Manchester City Council launches its linked data endpoint

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 14:58
15 Apr 2014Manchester City Council launches its linked data endpointInspired by the CitySDK API “endpoint” developed in Istanbul, FoxDog Studios have joined forces with FutureEverything and Manchester City...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, TransportCountries: United KingdomTags: Open data, mobility, manchester city council, Smart City, Linked dataVisits: 516 visits

Etalab publishes the French directory of public health data and launches public online consultation

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 14:40
15 Apr 2014Etalab publishes the French directory of public health data and launches public online consultationEtalab, the French public data service that runs data.gouv.fr, has published the first directory of French public health data and also...more infoThemes: Government, HealthCountries: FranceTags: consultation, open health dataVisits: 223 visits

Webinar: Why SKOS should be a focal point of your linked data strategy

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 13:58
22 May 2014Webinar: Why SKOS should be a focal point of your linked data strategyThe Semantic Web Company has announced details of an upcoming webinar related to the Simple Knowledge Organization System (SKOS), taking place...more infoThemes: Science and TechnologyCountries: Austria, Whole EU/ Non-EUTags: simple knowledge organization system, skos, Semantic Web, Public Administration, central roleVisits: 154 visits

The OGP Regional Meeting for Europe

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 12:39
08 May 2014 to 09 May 2014The OGP Regional Meeting for EuropeThe city of Dublin will provide the backdrop for the Open Government Partnership (OGP) Regional Meeting for Europe, taking place at the start of May....more infoThemes: GovernmentCountries: IrelandTags: Conference, OGPVisits: 229 visits

Webinar: Why SKOS should be a focal point of your linked data strategy

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 12:22
15 Apr 2014Webinar: Why SKOS should be a focal point of your linked data strategyThe Semantic Web Company has announced details of an upcoming webinar related to the Simple Knowledge Organization System (SKOS), taking place...more infoThemes: Science and TechnologyCountries: Austria, Whole EU/ Non-EUTags: simple knowledge organization system, skos, Semantic Web, Public Administration, central roleVisits: 6 visits

Hackathonist 2014: Istanbul Public Transportation Information System

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 11:53
08 May 2014 to 11 May 2014Hackathonist 2014: Istanbul Public Transportation Information SystemPublic Transport in Istanbul will be the focus of Hackathonist 2014, an event that brings together urban planners, designers and application...more infoThemes: TransportCountries: TurkeyTags: blog, developers, Smart Cities, smart mobility, api, gtfs, istanbul, Turkey, istanbul public transportation information system, public transport, istanbul metropolitan municipality, public transport in istanbul, transportation systems, railway agenciesVisits: 245 visits

One-day course: Finding stories in open data

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 11:34
20 May 2014One-day course: Finding stories in open dataThe Open Data Institute is organising an intensive course to introduce understanding and finding stories in data and statistics. ...more infoThemes: Business and TradeCountries: United KingdomTags: data journalism, StatisticsVisits: 230 visits