International Open Data Day on February 21 | netzpolitik.org
[From Google's English] "The global initiative calls this year for the fifth time in the Open Data Day. The idea is to identify events with decentralized the benefit and value of open data to network activists to work together on projects and to bring more interested with hands-on workshops in topics Open Data. The cooperation and networking with data providers of such authorities and cultural institutions is the goal of Open Data Days The format is open to anyone and everyone can participate and organize an event yourself. Currently, the community wiki listed in 40 participating countries on six continents 100 events. In Germany also Hackathon and workshops are organized, among other things, by the Open Knowledge Labs , correct! v and other open data initiatives. On the side de.opendataday.org the events are listed that you can visit. If your city is not here yet? Then you do with girlfriends, NGOs, journalists, or city and hosts itself an event, such as a hackathon, a workshop or an open meeting for those interested. For instructions are in the wiki . Prototypes, applications, visualizations, and other ideas from the last year are in Hackdash the Open Data Days 2014. As such a Hackday might look like is the video from the Open Data Day from Berlin ..."