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Open data overload:yorkopendata and #localdata15

This post has been automatically created from a feed, and was originally published at: http://digidickinson.net/2015/04/22/open-data-overloadyorkopendata-and-localdata15/ For the last week it’s feels like my life has been all about opendata. My immersion into the world of open data that started last Friday with

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Local Open Data Event: New Speakers Announced and More Tickets Released

We’re pleased to announce that Lucy Knight and Lucille Brown have joined our list of speakers at Local Open Data: Reaping the Benefits. And if you haven’t bagged a ticket to the event yet then you can now; the second

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Swirrl Local Open Data Event – More Speakers Announced and Early Bird Tickets released!

Local Open Data: Reaping the Benefits is getting closer and we’re delighted to announce the first release of tickets – get them while they’re hot! We’re also really pleased to announce more great speakers who’ll be sharing their experience and

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Open Data Camp UK

We’re proud to be sponsoring Open Data Camp UK – a two day event held later this month, devoted entirely to Open Data. And last week we wrote a guest post for them all about what linked open data really

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Local Open Data Event: First speakers announced

On 21st April 2015, we’ll be hosting Local Open Data: Reaping the Benefits – a one day event at Manchester’s Museum of Science and Industry. It’s aim is to bring together people working with, or interested in, data at a

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Local Open Data Event: 21st of April, 2015

We’re happy to announce that on 21st of April, 2015 we’ll be organising and sponsoring an event about local open data at MOSI, the Museum of Science and Industry, in Manchester. The event will be relevant to open data from

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GMDSP Awarded for Innovation

Recently the Greater Manchester Data Synchronisation Programme (or GMDSP to its friends) won an award celebrating it as a leading example of how information can be used innovatively and effectively for real benefits. The Local eGovernment Standards Body (LeGSB) Award

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Joined Up Data for Joined Up Problem Solving

This week, the Open Data Institute published one of my posts about how open, linked data can improve collaboration and extend data reach. In it, I focus on DCLG’s relaunched and rebranded site, OpenDataCommunities. The Department for Communities and Local

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