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The Austrian city of Salzburg publishes new open datasets

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 12:51
20 Aug 2014The Austrian city of Salzburg publishes new open datasetsNew datasets relating to the 2013 financial accounts and local car parking details have been released by the Austrian city of Salzburg. ...more infoThemes: Economics and Finance, GovernmentCountries: AustriaTags: Salzburg, datasets, Open dataVisits: 24 visits

Northern Ireland Open Data Challenge: Preparatory Workshop

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 12:07
25 Aug 2014Northern Ireland Open Data Challenge: Preparatory WorkshopWith the Northern Ireland Open Data Challenge on the horizon, Farset Labs are organising a workshop to give interested applicants the...more infoThemes: Business and TradeCountries: United KingdomTags: challengeVisits: 27 visits

Public meeting on Open Data Ireland

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 11:39
08 Sep 2014Public meeting on Open Data IrelandThe Irish Government’s Department of Public Expenditure and Reform (DPER) will play host to a public session this September, based...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, GovernmentCountries: IrelandTags: dper, Open Data portalVisits: 25 visits

Increasing transparency in Switzerland: Opendata.ch Conference 2014

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 10:49
18 Sep 2014Increasing transparency in Switzerland: Opendata.ch Conference 2014Despite having an Open Government Data Portal and an Open Government Data strategy, Switzerland still has certain transparency issues. ...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Economics and Finance, Government, Science and Technology, TransportCountries: SwitzerlandTags: Zurich, open government data portalVisits: 166 visits

Boost Open Data Hackathon: Turku, Finland

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 16:36
19 Sep 2014 to 21 Sep 2014Boost Open Data Hackathon: Turku, FinlandThe Finnish city of Turku plays host to a 48-hour hackathon this September, during which teams will be asked to develop a software prototype that...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Environment and EnergyCountries: FinlandTags: turku, hackathon, GISVisits: 144 visits

Open Data Manchester: September meet-up

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 08:41
23 Sep 2014Open Data Manchester: September meet-upThe latest Open Data Manchester meet-up will focus on the ways in which open data and journalism interact. ...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, CultureCountries: United KingdomVisits: 44 visits

London´s transport is heading to the future using open data

Thu, 08/14/2014 - 14:26
14 Aug 2014London´s transport is heading to the future using open dataApproximately 6000 developers have registered data feeds from London´s Tube and roads control rooms. ...more infoThemes: TransportCountries: UKVisits: 274 visits

Mapping public data from Copenhagen

Tue, 08/12/2014 - 11:15
12 Aug 2014Mapping public data from CopenhagenErik Svensen demonstrates an easy example of how to extract data from data.kk.dk  - Copenhagen Municipality open data site...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Housing and InfrastructureCountries: DenmarkVisits: 190 visits

Digital maps with free software and open data

Tue, 08/12/2014 - 09:15
12 Aug 2014Digital maps with free software and open dataIntroducing beginners to available open source technologies for developing digital maps for free, based on open data and open geo-spatial data. ...more infoThemes: Science and TechnologyCountries: RomaniaVisits: 964 visits

Open Data Hack Day: Munich Edition

Mon, 08/11/2014 - 11:34
25 Oct 2014 to 26 Oct 2014Open Data Hack Day: Munich EditionOpen Data Hack Day participants combining technology and journalism to produce stunning visualizations  ...more infoThemes: EducationCountries: GermanyTags: data visualization, Open dataVisits: 108 visits

Italy´s creative urban networks take a major step in reforming cities

Thu, 08/07/2014 - 11:38
07 Aug 2014Italy´s creative urban networks take a major step in reforming citiesWeb developers and Civic Hackers are now using public data from assets previously owned by the Mafia and other criminals to create social value ...more infoThemes: Government, Housing and InfrastructureCountries: ItalyTags: public dataVisits: 1415 visits

Introducing the LinDA project: Supporting SME’s in Linked Open Data

Wed, 08/06/2014 - 13:06
06 Aug 2014Introducing the LinDA project: Supporting SME’s in Linked Open DataThe LinDA project has been created to help address challenges relating to the usage and publication of Linked Open Data (LOD) – specifically, the...more infoThemes: Business and TradeCountries: GermanyVisits: 700 visits

i-KNOW 2014 Conference on Knowledge Technologies and Data-driven Business

Tue, 08/05/2014 - 09:28
16 Sep 2014 to 19 Sep 2014i-KNOW 2014 Conference on Knowledge Technologies and Data-driven BusinessThe city of Graz will play host to the i-KNOW 2014 conference, an event focused on advancing research at the intersection of disciplines such as...more infoThemes: Science and TechnologyCountries: AustriaTags: events, ec-tel14, ec-tel2014, od4edu, open data for education & learning, Open data, springer formatVisits: 270 visits

Clearing up some semantic web concepts and terms

Tue, 08/05/2014 - 09:02
05 Aug 2014Clearing up some semantic web concepts and termsWhat are the differences between taxonomies, thesauri, ontologies and knowledge graphs? ...more infoThemes: Science and TechnologyCountries: Austria, Whole EU/ Non-EUTags: ontology, Semantic Web, thesaurus, taxonomy, knowledge graphVisits: 1145 visits

Data visualisation for designers

Tue, 08/05/2014 - 08:50
15 Sep 2014Data visualisation for designersThe Guardian has organised a paid evening course this September to show designers how an understanding of statistics, copywriting and storytelling...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Science and TechnologyCountries: United KingdomTags: course, designVisits: 366 visits

Europeana Creative Challenges in Tourism and Social Networks are now open!

Tue, 08/05/2014 - 08:31
05 Aug 2014Europeana Creative Challenges in Tourism and Social Networks are now open!Web developers, entrepreneurs and creative wizards from across Europe are being invited to take part in the second phase of the Europeana Creative...more infoThemes: Culture, Safety and Social Welfare, TourismCountries: Whole EU/ Non-EUTags: Europeana, Open data, challengeVisits: 231 visits

Aragón Open Data Hackathon

Mon, 08/04/2014 - 14:36
26 Sep 2014 to 27 Sep 2014Aragón Open Data HackathonTaking place on the 26th and 27th of September 2014, the Aragón Open Data Jacathon will give developers and other data related...more infoThemes: Business and TradeCountries: SpainVisits: 146 visits

Linked Open Data: Improving SME Competitiveness and Generating New Value

Mon, 08/04/2014 - 13:01
02 Sep 2014Linked Open Data: Improving SME Competitiveness and Generating New ValueThe LinDA project will host a Linked Open Data (LOD) Workshop in Leipzig this September, organised as part of the wider SEMANTiCS conference taking...more infoThemes: Business and TradeCountries: GermanyVisits: 114 visits

Webinar: Opening up public data – making your data more usable

Fri, 08/01/2014 - 14:37
02 Sep 2014Webinar: Opening up public data – making your data more usableDigital Leaders will host a webinar this September to look at examples of public services that have been transformed by opening up their data. ...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, GovernmentCountries: United Kingdom, Whole EU/ Non-EUTags: Open data, Access to InformationVisits: 485 visits

Help to shape the UK Open Addresses Database

Fri, 08/01/2014 - 12:51
08 Aug 2014Help to shape the UK Open Addresses DatabaseThe Open Data Institute will host an event in London this August to help shape their new Open Address Database for the UK. ...more infoThemes: Government, Housing and InfrastructureCountries: United KingdomTags: open address data, gazeteerVisits: 507 visits