Our readings last week on Smart Cities & Open Data

Here are some articles we thought were particularly interesting this week…

Smart Cities

Watch a seminar outlining the Australian Government’s $50m Smart Cities & Suburbs Program, hosted by Prime Minister and Cabinet and the Australian Smart Communities  Association.

The Council of Europe releases a Manifesto  for engagement in inclusive Smart Cities: “The Action Cluster on Citizen Focus aims to explore ways to promote engagement of citizens and communities in the design and co-creation of solutions.”

Open Data

See Angus Taylor MP’s statement  on Australia adopting the Open Data Charter – an OGPAU  National Action Plan commitment Report from The European Data Portal highlights the barriers in working with open data, incl. technical, political & financial

Data_govt_nz have updated their open data portal, powered by CKAN. The site now has 4,749 datasets.

Head over to the engage2 ThinkSpace  for more news, thoughts and handy resources.
Sign up here  for updates.

Thanks for reading,

Alice Simpson-Young

Leave a Comment

CONTACT US

We’d love to hear from you. Please get in touch and we’ll contact you shortly.

alice-news-24-feb-2017changecamp