Saturday , March 7 is the International Open Data Day , the annual celebration of open data around the world.
Groups around the world will create local events that use open data in their communities to create applications, views , release data or publish analytics . All work done is open for use and reuse.
This year the focus will be on four key areas :
- Environmental data
- Tracking public money flows
- Open mapping
- Equitable development
Map of events
You can check here the map of events around the world. In Barcelona , you will find:
- 5/03/2020 9.15 to 14.15h: The Open Administration of Catalonia (AOC) organizes the day 'Create, publish and add value with your data ' to the Auditorium of the Casa Golferichs (Pi i Sunyer Foundation)
- 6/03/2020 from 9 to 11: 'Coffee with Data' organizes the session #DadesEnLila for gender equality with the experts Nuria Espuny, Karma Peiró, Lourdes Muñoz and Marta Delatte.
- 03/09/2020 at 17.45: Celebration of Open Data Day 2020 with Initiative Barcelona Open Data at Movistar Center.
Who is it for?
If you have an idea that uses open data, you want to find an interesting project to contribute to, learn how to view or analyze data, or simply see what's going on, you can participate in hackaton.
Everyone is free to express their opinions in a constructive way. It doesn't matter what skills you have or what your interests are.
Open data resources
If you need inspiration for your ICT Point, you can check out the international website event resources .
In addition, as in previous years, the Open Knowledge Foundation will continue the $ 200- $ 300 small scholarship program to support major Open Day events around the world.