Tag: Unconference

Announcing Open Data Camp 4

This post was originally published on the Open Data Camp blog Open Data Camp is back! We are delighted to announce that Open Data Camp is returning once again. Open Data Camp 4 will be the weekend of Saturday and

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Epimorphics at Open Data Camp 3

An Open Data Camp in Bristol? We’d be mad to miss it. At Epimorphics we’re really excited to see the Open Data Camp journey come to the connected digital city so close to our home, we are so excited that

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Open Data Camp: Hitting the road again

We’re back First, there was Open Data Camp, in Winchester (Feb 2015). Then, came Open Data Camp 2, in Manchester (Oct 2015). Guess what’s coming next…. Correct! Back on the road again We’re absolutely thrilled to announce that the Open

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TransparencyCamp Europe comes to Amsterdam

Developers, government officials, journalists and activists from all over Europe will shine their light on EU decision making and open government as TransparencyCamp Europe comes to Amsterdam. Today, Open State Foundation together with the Dutch Presidency of the Council of

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OpenDataCamp Delhi – 22 November 2015

The open data movement in India is vibrant and has been growing steadily in the past few years. Akvo Foundation has been involved with an eminent community in this movement called DataMeet, and this year is partnering with other organisations

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Open Data Camp 2

Last weekend we went to UK Open Data Camp 2 in Manchester. This is an unconference so you don’t know quite what you’re going to get and it was indeed a mixed bag. The very first session I attended was

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Open Data and Open Mapping in Chile

Two weeks ago Santiago hosted the first State of the Map LatAm, and open data conferences Abrelatam and Con Datos. This series of conferences convened the rich open data community in Latin America. I was there to talk about our

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Attention campers: Your opengov ideas are needed for TCamp15!

A TCamp attendee peruses the Wall, which lists the official schedule of sessions. (Photo credit: Sunlight Foundation/Flickr) What sorts of ideas and issues will be discussed, analyzed and debated at TransparencyCamp this year? You decide! As an “unconference,” TCamp is

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Health matters

Today, me and a few other co-conspirators announced UKHealthCamp – an ‘unconference’ for everyone interested in digital, design, data and technology for health and care. I want to explain why we think this is important, and why it’s time the

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On camping… and #camping

I’m in Shropshire for the first of two summer holidays camping with my wife. I’ve been camping for longer than I care to remember. As a young boy with my parents, as a youth with scouts and as a young

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