Category: Open data

Should New Zealand adopt the International Open Data Charter?

Land Information New Zealand recently began a public engagement programme about New Zealand adopting the International Open Data Charter and would like to hear your views on the idea. Continue reading Should New Zealand adopt the International Open Data Charter?

Coming soon: 2nd Open Source Open Society conference

OS // OS is a professional development opportunity for managers and teams across agencies working on policy development, using open data for policy research and decision making, government ICT, technology, open government and civic engagement. Continue reading Coming soon: 2nd Open Source Open Society conference

GovHackNZ 2015: Inspiring use of data

GovHack 2015 was an event held in early July where over 3,000 people in Australia and New Zealand gave up their entire weekend in order to create something that will be of benefit to our society using open data. About 150 keen people participated in the Wellington event. Even the Minister of Finance put in an appearance early on the Saturday. Continue reading GovHackNZ 2015: Inspiring use of data