UCT Open Data Day 2020 - Event Schedule
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This file contains the programme followed for the Open Data Day event that took place on 6 March 2020 at UCT, hosted by the Digital Library Services team - Headed by Niklas Zimmer. This event forms part and is commemorated every year with International Open Data Day.
This was one of 7 South African Institutes/Organizations to register an event on the International Open Data Day website.
It was a half-day event with 13 lightning talks presented by different speakers. The event was opened by Gabriella Razzano who is the founding member of OpenUp - her opening address was titled 'The importance of open data for equal development in South Africa'