Twinning Open Data Operational

Funded within Horizon2020 Twinning programme

News

WHAT IS NEW IN TODO
18.05.2022, 09:50
TODO Fifth newsletter is published in May 2022.  We provide an overview of TODO project activities that project members have been diligently working…
12.05.2022, 12:44
The 9th International Summer School (4-8 July 2022) opengov2022 is focusing on Technologies and Applications for Government 3.0 including Big, Open…
02.05.2022, 12:52
We are excited our new task in the working package 6 started planned to reach the objectives set on open data education. Our task 6.4. Guidelines for…
29.04.2022, 19:22
We are happy to announce the special issue of the interdisciplinary INDECS journal! Soon you can read on the role of open data in making our world a…
31.03.2022, 09:38
In addition to holding regular TODO ESR Lab meetings, cooperation between ESRs within the project has been raised to a higher level. Namely, the ESRs…
28.02.2022, 12:43
As part of WP2 – Capacity Building we finally were able to organize a Site Visit in Brussels to meet actors and organizations playing a key role all…
OUR PROGRESS

Project analytics

Progress within core work packages

WP 1: Management and Coordination
70%
WP2: Capacity building
90%
WP3: ESRs training and Joint Supervision
80%
WP4: Collaboration and Knowledge Sharing
70%
WP5: Dissemination and Outreach
70%
WP6: Sustainability
5%

Creative Commons

A non-profit organisation founded in 2001 that promotes re-usable content by publishing a number of standard licences, some of them open (though others include a non-commercial clause), that can be used to release content for re-use, together with clear explanations of their meaning.

Cost recovery

The principle of setting a price for a resource, e.g. data, aiming to recover the cost of collecting the data, as distinct from marginal cost. In the EU it is for public sector information allowed only exceptionally, as determined by the PSI/OD Directive.

CORDIS

The European Commission’s primary public repository and portal to disseminate information on all EU-funded research projects and their results.

Source: http://cordis.europa.eu/home_en.html

Copyright

A legal right over intellectual property (e.g. a book) belonging to the creator of the work. While individual data (facts) cannot be copyright, a database will in general be covered by copyright protecting the selection and arrangement of data within it. Within the European Union separate ‘database rights’ protect a database where there was a substantial effort in ‘obtaining’ the data.

Conversion

The process of automatically reading data in one file format and emitting the same data in a different format, thus making the data accessible to a wider range of applications.

Source: ODH

Content API

A web service that provides dynamic access to the page content of a website, includes the title, body, and body elements of individual pages. Such an API often but not always functions atop a Content Management System.

Source: US OD

Connectivity

Connectivity relates to the ability for communities to connect to the Internet, especially the World Wide Web.

Source: ODH

Code Library

Working code samples in all the top programming languages are common place in the most successful APIs. Documentation will describe in a general way, how to use an API, but code samples will speak in the specific language of developers.

Source: US OD

Cloud

Data stored ‘in the cloud’ is handled by a hosting company, relieving the data owner of the need to manage its physical storage. Instead of being stored on a single machine, it may be stored across or moved between multiple machines in different locations, but the data owner and users do not need to know the details.

CKAN

An open-source software platform for creating data portals, built and maintained by Open Knowledge. CKAN is used as the official data-publishing platform of around 20 national governments and powers many more local, community, scientific and other data portals. Notable features are configurable metadata, user-friendly web interface for publishers and data users, data preview, organisation-based authorisation levels, and APIs giving access to all features as well as data access.

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

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