In the previous digest issue, we have already talked about Open data Roadmap, its development and preliminary discussion.
January 17-18, 2017 were conducted interactive ideathons to discuss ideas and identify the most urgent and priority areas of open data development in Ukraine during 2017. The event took place in the office of 1991 Open Data Incubator in Kyiv.
Entrepreneurs were invited for the first ideathon, because open data are essential for the business development today. Also it is important to improve quality of interaction between business and government on the issue of open data publication and using. Activists and representatives of different NGOs were invited on the second ideathon.
Let us remind you, that public consultation for the Roadmap of Open Data Development in Ukraine launched by State Agency for Electronic Governance in Ukraine , supported by project USAID - Ukraine "Transparency and Accountability in Public Administration and Services".
About international experience in the creation of socially useful applications based on open data, read more in Karina Litvinova's article