[Conference-cee] FOSS4G-CEE 2013 Open GeoData Hackathon
Codrina Maria Ilie
codrina at geo-spatial.org
Sat Apr 6 04:25:58 PDT 2013
Dear friends and colleagues,
We're starting the weekend with a new announcement. We are happy to
invite all the open geodata fans, coders and curious fellows for a new
opportunity to socialize and talk smart at the Open GeoData Hackathon!
The event will take place on Thursday, 20th of June, on a lovely terrace
surrounded by red roses in the center of Bucharest.
The organizers are GEOIDEA.ro and Soros Foundation Romania. GEOIDEA.ro
stands for GEodata Openness Initiative for Development and Economic
Advancement in ROmania and it’s a collaboration between Romania and
Switzerland with the main objective being to improve the scientific
basis for open geodata model adoption in Romania. For more details
please go here . Soros Foundation Romania has a general wide focus
supporting, promoting and developing an open society in Romania. They do
this by engaging in a multitude of various programs regarding public
administration, public health, legislative and judiciary reform,
education, the fair allocation of EU funds and more. The Soros
Foundation is actively involved in the open data movement in Romania, by
advocating, implication in various projects for raising awareness within
the population, as well as in the authorities’ structures. For more
details go here .
For more details about the hackathon, please feel free to visit .
Have a great and sunny weekend,
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