Project Update: community open data workshop Malaysia

Note from Admin: this post is intended to retrieve web archived posts from other websites. This project update post was an update from a project that the Admin has led in the past. You can read more about the project background here. You can also read a recap post from the community workshop here.

This is the first open data workshop to be held with grassroots communities in PPR Kota Damansara.

We are pleased to announce that we will be organising a Community Open Data Workshop Malaysia with PPR Kota Damansara communities. This workshop will be facilitated by Hasbeemasputra Abu Bakar.

The objective of this event is to update civil society and media on reporting issues, open data topics ranging from availability assessment and quality evaluation to publication, highlights benefits of opening up data clearly and comprehensively following open standard and open licensing, jointly craft time action plan and responsibilities in the data publication process and build capacity of users in accessing, analysing and utilizing data.

This event will be held in the venue, date & time as below:

  • Date: 16th April 2016, Saturday
  • Time: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m
  • Venue: PPR Kota Damansara, Jalan Pekaka, Seksyen 8 Kota Damansara, 47810, Petaling Jaya
  • The workshop will cover: Open Data, Open Budgets, Open Standards, Open Licensing, Data Journalism and Open Data Simulation (group activity)
Time Activity
9:00 – 9:30 Registration and light breakfast
9:30 – 10:00 Welcome and introductions
10:00 – 10:30 School of Data Character Building: Data & Dragons
10:30 – 11:15 A crash course on Open Data & Open Budgets
11:15 – 11:30 Short break
11:30 – 12:30 A crash course on Open Standard & Open Licensing
12:30 – 1:00 A crash course on Data Journalism
1:00 – 2:00 Lunch
2:00 – 4.15 Open Data simulation (group activity)

4:15 – 5:00 Discussions


Contact name: Hazwany (Nany) Jamaluddin

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