For the 3rd consecutive year, Open information Peru organised the #OpenDataDay 2016, an international occasion about #OpenData.
At this time, the available data is becoming a trend followed by governments to give you information on general public spending, budgets, etc. in available platforms, absolve to make use of and available to any resident. This way it seeks to generate a more clear and resident participatory system. As data is released under this license, any citizen have access to and make use of the information to build circulation platforms, information visualizations, and so forth. This not only benefits people, it allows professionals, academics, journalists and businesses to process these details to build study, articles, plus much more full programs.
On March 5, Open Data Peru invite different experts, residents and companies to discuss and read about the utilization and contribution of open data. During early morning, they might hear various speaks regarding the implementation of open data in Peru. A number of projects, such as the collective @QDatosAbiertos (We Want Open Data), which seeks to tell and engage citizens with different interaction promotions and workshops directed at showing utilizing easy technologies that enable this information to be utilized without needing specialist abilities. The group, Ciudadanos al Día, delivered an initiative for Best Practices of Open information when you look at the general public industry, which aims to reward public establishments to create information in available data.
Another great presentation was compared to the Municipality of San Isidro, which has been promoting a culture of technology and innovation has been since 2015. They applied an open data portal and organized a hackathon. Additionally they opted towards International Open Data Charter.
Open Data Peru presented a listing of the task completed during 2015, and another for the main tasks (workshops, hackathons, Dataton, etc.) that was done had been the nationwide Scholars plan, which centered on the decentralization of open information at the national degree. Throughout this system, we caused communities various technology departments in Peru and chosen frontrunners in order to become data trainers. With this work, Open information Peru seeks to create a network of trainers and professionals who can work steadily and advise on producing platforms and applications utilizing open data, and produce a place for experimentation and resident participation.
Throughout the afternoon, we simultaneously held workshops with various professionals. Participants had the ability to find out more about data journalism work, visualizations, narrative, semantic web, functionality and internet governance.
The #OpenDataDay 2016 in Peru, completed a single day with powerful lighting speaks during #PiscoyDatos.
Open Data Peru is continually looking for volunteers to work alongside available data technology tasks, train more reporters within the characteristics of using information and advertise a far more clear system through release of available information. To date we keep on increasing and share of open information within system d.odpe.org
We thank all communities and companies that were part of #OpenDataDay: StoryCode, OjoPúblico, Hiperderecho, Hack IT laboratories, Ciudadanos al Día and every for the speakers.
The function had been sponsored by Hack IT Labs, Municipality of San Isidro, the Peruvian Press Council together with Latin-American Open information Initiative (ILDA), thank-you for your contribution and assistance for the occasion.