Cary, NC – Thursday, January 23, 2014 is Data Innovation Day.
What is Data Innovation Day
The purpose of Data Innovation Day is to raise awareness about the benefits and opportunities that come from increased use of information by individuals and the public and private sector.
Data Innovation Activities
There are many different efforts in North Carolina and nationally that deal with Data Innovation. Since it is Data Innovation Day, take a short break to learn about some of these activities and maybe also get involved.
- The Center for Data Innovation in celebrating Data Innovation Day with a conference in Washington, DC.
- The Open Data movement is active looking to liberate Government Data into machine readable easily accessible data that citizens and entrepreneurs can make us of. Raleigh is leading the state in their Open Data activities. Read more – Crowdsourcing Open Raleigh
- Code for America is very active in North Carolina with a Fellowship City in Charlotte and 5 active Brigades. Code for America actively promotes Open Data and Open Source for programs and apps that will help municipalities and citizens. Read more – Code for America in NC
What programs do you think show innovation in data?
Technology Tank is a partner in Data Innovation Day.