UCT Open Data Day 2020 - Event Schedule
datasetposted on 09.03.2021, 10:51 authored by Niklas ZimmerNiklas Zimmer, Ya'qub EbrahimYa'qub Ebrahim
Programme 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.
UCT was one of 7 South African Institutes/Organisations 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 with a keynote address by Gabriella Razzano (founding member of OpenUp), titled 'The importance of open data for equal development in South Africa.'