Twinning Open Data Operational

Funded within Horizon2020 Twinning programme

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06.09.2022, 14:14
The UNIZG visited the University of the Aegean (UAEGEAN) from August 30th  till September 3rd 2022. including staff and ESRs from Faculty of…
31.08.2022, 10:56
After the many online project meetings in 2021, we were able to hold one in person. On August 25, we welcomed our partners from Delft University of…
12.07.2022, 17:55
Save the date: October 10th, 2022, as our free e-course on best practices for open data is Croatia is ready to start in October! With the official…
04.07.2022, 13:16
The International Open Data Conference organised by the Twinning Open Data Operational Project Consortium seeks to address current challenges of open…
27.05.2022, 16:45
In order to empower cooperation and sustainability, as part of activities (T6.3) Follow up project proposals, Faculty of Organization and Informatics…
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…
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%

RDF

A family of international standards for data interchange on the web. RDF is based on the idea of identifying things using web identifiers or HTTP URIs and describing resources in terms of simple properties and property values.

Raw data

The original data, in machine-readable form, underlying any application, visualisation, published research or interpretation, etc. An expression that refers to data in its original state that has not been processed, aggregated or manipulated in any other way. It is also defined as ‘primary’.

Sources: ODH, EU OD

Query

A type of question accepted by a database about the data it holds. A complex query may ask the database to select records according to some criteria, aggregate certain quantities across those records, etc. Many databases accept queries in the specialised language SQL or dialects of it. A web API allows an app to send queries to a database over the web.

Publisher

Anyone who distributes and makes available data or other content. Data publishers include government departments and agencies, research establishments, NGOs, media organisations, commercial companies, individuals, etc.

Public undertaking

Any undertaking active in the areas set out in point (b) of Article 1(1) of the OD Directive over which the public sector bodies may exercise directly or indirectly a dominant influence by virtue of their ownership of it, their financial participation therein, or the rules which govern it.

Public sector Information / Government data

Data that is collected, produced, reproduced, processed, disseminated, or controlled by the public sector bodies in many areas of their activity while accomplishing their institutional tasks.  The work of government involves collecting huge amounts of data, much of which is not confidential (economic data, demographic data, spending data, crime data, transport data, etc).

Public sector body

Public sector body’ means the State, regional or local authorities, bodies governed by public law or associations formed by one or more such authorities or one or more such bodies governed by public law.

Public domain

Content to which copyright does not apply, for example because it has expired or it never existed, is free for any kind of use by anyone and is said to be in the public domain. CC0, one of the licences of Creative Commons, is a ‘public domain dedication’ which attempts so far as possible to renounce all rights in the work and place it in the public domain. Source: ODH

Pseudonymization

Pseudonymization is a data management and de-identification procedure by which personally identifiable information fields within a data record are replaced by one or more artificial identifiers, or pseudonyms. Pseudonymization is suggested as one of the technical measures that can help with compliance with the European Union's General Data Protection Regulation and its obligations for data controllers to ensure secure processing of personal data.

Proprietary

 (i) Proprietary software is owned by a company which restricts the ways in which it can be used. Users normally need to pay to use the software, cannot read or modify the source code, and cannot copy the software or re-sell it as part of their own product. Common examples include Microsoft Excel and Adobe Acrobat. Non-proprietary software is usually open source.

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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