Open Data in the Greek Public Sector

On Tuesday 29 November 2016, ODI Certified Trainer, Fotis Routsis, made a presentation about Open Data in a closed meeting at the Greek Ministry of Education. The scope of the meeting was for the Managers of the Ministry to be briefed around the Greek law on Open Data, which dictates that every Public Sector organisation […]

Successful Open Data event organised in October by ODI Athens!

A very successful event on Open Data was organised downtown Athens, Greece on Wednesday 25 October by ODI Athens. The event was organised in collaboration with SciFY, SKEL Lab of the National Center for Scientific Research “Demokritos”, GFOSS and was sponsored by EU project Your Data Stories. Speeches were held by prominent members of the […]

3rd SC6 Hangout | 28.09.2016 | Citizens’ Budget at Municipal Level | Use Case for BDE SC6

28th September @ 15:00 – 16:00 CEST WHAT: BDE Webinar on ‘Citizens’ budget at municipal level – Use Case for BDE SC6’ WHEN: 28.09.2016, 15.00pm CEST WHERE (Info & Registration): https://www.big-data-europe.eu/event/sc6-hangout-3/ Presenter: Michalis Vafopoulos (NCSR Demokritos) and Martin Kaltenböck (Semantic Web Company) Moderator: Ivana Versic (CESSDA, Acting Administrative Director) Webinar Description: Local government budgets are filled with so many […]

Who owns the global data infrastructure?

Who owns our data infrastructure?

Data is the raw material that will help us meet 21st century challenges: to reduce friction in our economy, increase our sustainability and create opportunities to innovate. Our data infrastructure is as important as our physical infrastructure. A strong data infrastructure will increase interoperability and collaboration, efficiency and productivity in public and private sectors, nationally […]

Open Data Day 2015 in Greece

On February 28th 2015 ODI Athens and the Greek Free/Open Source Software Society (GFOSS) celebrated the World Open Data Day (ODD15GR) at Innovathens, Athens. More than 200 people from different scientific and economic domains participated to the event to advance their common interest on open data.Two sessions of four parallel workshops filled all available space […]