Title: Open Data Manchester
Description: Open Data in Manchester
Start Time: 18:30
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.
If you want to get more involved with Open Data in Manchester there is an active Googlegroup here
2012 will be a landmark year for open data. There will be a number of Government and EU policy decisions will take hold and open data will help dig us all out of the economic mess that we find ourselves in – well that is what a number of people have been saying anyway.