EU Datathon 2018

Start: 2018-05-22 00:00:00 UTC
Location: Brussels Belgium Belgium

Timeline

Hackathon Start 2018-05-22 00:00:00 UTC
Hackathon End 2018-10-02 00:00:00 UTC
Hackathon Duration 3192 hours

Event Location

Brussels Belgium Belgium

Description

EU Datathon is a competition intended to highlight the potential of linking EU and national data as well as to promote the reuse of open data.

Participants are invited to develop apps using at least one dataset produced by the EU institutions or agencies, available on the EU Open Data Portal. The apps can compete in one of the following four thematic challenges:

‘EU open data — For more innovation in Europe’ (Webinar for challenge 1: Friday, 01/06/2018 at 11.00 via WebEx)

‘National and EU law — Make legislation interoperable’ (Webinar for challenge 2: Friday, 08/06/2018 at 11.00 via WebEx)

‘EU public procurement — Value for citizens, value for businesses’ (Webinar for challenge 3: Friday, 15/06/2018 at 11.00 via WebEx)

‘European Food Safety Authority — Fostering data reuse and innovation’ (Webinar for challenge 4: Friday, 22/06/2018 at 14.00 via WebEx)

The partners of the EU Datathon 2018 are the Directorate-General for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs, the European Data Portal, the European Food Safety Authority, the ELI Task Force (European Legislation Identifier) and the ISA² programme.

Information

Location: Brussels Belgium Belgium
Availability: Open to everyone who wants to participate

Sponsors

EFSA (efsa.europa.eu) Publication Office of the European Commission (https://www.europeandataportal.eu/) ELI Task Force (https://eur-lex.europa.eu/eli-register/about.html) ISA² programme (https://ec.europa.eu/isa2/home_en) Directorate-General for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs (http://ec.europa.eu/growth/)

Organizers

EFSA (efsa.europa.eu) Publication Office of the European Commission (https://www.europeandataportal.eu/) ELI Task Force (https://eur-lex.europa.eu/eli-register/about.html) ISA² programme (https://ec.europa.eu/isa2/home_en) Directorate-General for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs (http://ec.europa.eu/growth/)