Open Data Manchester

Open Data Manchester

Title: Open Data Manchester
Location: MadLab
Description: Open Data in Manchester
Start Time: 18:30
Date: 2010-11-30
End Time: 20:30

Open Data Manchester is a meetup for all people who are interested in making data open for the benefit of citizens, businesses and public bodies alike. The meetings are mix of presentation, conversation and sharing of tips, hacks and data.

The event is an open forum and free, so come on down.

If you want to get more involved with Open Data in Manchester there is an active Googlegroup here

From feedback in the Googlegroup topics up for discussion will be:

Licensing and derived data.

Ric Roberts talking about publishing linked data

Talk by Chris Osborne from ITO World and Advisor to the London Data Store

Possible talk by Adrian Thompson who’s developed a great Traffic Cam app (for Sheffield)

News about releases of Data in Greater Manchester and forthcoming initiatives including DataGM a datastore for the Greater Manchester Region

More information nearer the date