Twinning Open Data Operational

Funded within Horizon2020 Twinning programme


01.06.2023, 07:37
One way to formalise future collaboration after the completion of the TODO project is to establish a research group. The project consortium partners…
31.05.2023, 22:26
As a part of the WP6, Task 6.2 - Establishment of collaboration structure, the Memorandum of Understanding was signed among all partners of the TODO…
17.04.2023, 08:21
Faculty of Transport and Traffic Sciences’ final visit to the University of the Aegean in Athens (UAEGEAN) took place from March 28 to March 30, 2023…
10.02.2023, 07:40
We are pleased to announce that the members of the organising committee of the International Conference on Open Data (ICOD 2022), whose theme was "…
31.01.2023, 14:51
In Croatia, open data research and research using it are mostly understood as a concept encompassing one discipline and one domain, ignoring the fact…
07.12.2022, 14:47
Pre-Conference Day of TODO ICOD was held on Monday (28.11.2022.) where a panel on fiscal transparency and workshop on high-value datasets in progress…

Project analytics

Progress within core work packages

WP 1: Management and Coordination
WP2: Capacity building
WP3: ESRs training and Joint Supervision
WP4: Collaboration and Knowledge Sharing
WP5: Dissemination and Outreach
WP6: Sustainability


JSONP or “JSON with padding” is a JSON extension wherein the name of a callback function is specified as an input argument of the underlying JSON call itself. JSONP makes use of runtime script tag injection.

Source: USOD


JavaScript Object Notation, a simple but powerful format for data. It can describe complex data structures, is highly machine-readable as well as reasonably human-readable, and is independent of platform and programming language, and is therefore a popular format for data interchange between programs and systems. Source: ODH.

ISA2 Programme

Interoperable solutions for European public administrations Programme is a European Commission-funded programme aiming at facilitating transactions among cross-border and/or cross-sector public administrations in Europe and supporting development of digital solutions that enable public administrations, businesses and citizens in Europe to benefit from interoperable cross-border and cross-sector public services. ISA2 is established in 2015 to run from 2016 to 2020, as the follow-up programme to ISA 2010-2015.


The ability of systems to exchange information and use the exchanged information.

Source: EU OD

The European Interoperability framework highlights: organisational interoperability, legal interoperability, semantic interoperability and technical interoperability.


A worldwide network of interconnected computer networks that use the Internet protocol suite (TCP/IP) to facilitate data transmission and exchange among several billion devices, which are logically linked together by a globally unique address space.

Source: ODH

Intellectual property rights / IP rights

The term intellectual property rights in the context of open data refers primarily to copyright and related rights, including sui generis forms of protection. The OD Directive does not apply to documents covered by industrial property rights, such as patents and registered designs and trademarks. The Directive neither affects the existence or ownership of intellectual property rights of public sector bodies, nor does it limit the exercise of these rights in any way beyond the boundaries set by this Directive.

INSPIRE Directive

The Directive establishing and Infrastructure for Spatial Information in the European Community (INSPIRE Directive) enacted in 2007 (2007/2/EC) established an infrastructure for spatial information in Europe to support Community environmental policies and policies or activities which may have an impact on the environment.

Information System Life Cycle

The phases through which an information system passes, typically characterized as initiation, development, operation, and termination.

Source: US OD

Information System

A discrete set of information resources organized for the collection, processing, maintenance, transmission, and dissemination of information, in accordance with defined procedures, whether automated or manual.

Source: US OD

Information Society

The information society is one in which information is the defining feature, unlike the industrial society where steam power and fossil fuels were distinguishing elements. Information society is a concept that responds to the expansion and ubiquity of information. The term has been in use since the 1970s, but has gained in popularity and is now widely used in social and political policy.

Enabling a user-driven, sustainable and fair open data ecosystem through interdisciplinary research and education.

Delft University of Technology

Establishing the interdisciplinary approach in open data research towards addressing the societal, political and economic challenges.

University of the Aegean

Dealing with challenges and grasping new opportunities with reliable, up-to-date and easily accessible data to increase efficiency in planning, producing and delivering food to consumers.

Faculty of Agriculture, University of Zagreb

Information technologies drive open data to make government more transparent, science more visible and society more empowered.

Faculty of Organization and Informatics, University of Zagreb

Advancing technological foundations of open data as the cornerstone of an innovative society. 

Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computing, University of Zagreb

Open traffic data provide reliable information for statistics, planning and real-time user information in interdisciplinary area. Vast amount of traffic data is essential for traffic and transport planning.

Faculty of Transport and Traffic Sciences, University of Zagreb

Geospatial data is one of the cornerstones of information society and the ongoing digital revolution. The vision of the University of Zagreb Faculty of Geodesy is realizing the full potential of the geospatial data - active research, promotion and education throughout the interdisciplinary approach.

Faculty of Geodesy, University of Zagreb