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European Open Data Week, by Homer 25-28 June 2013, Marseille - France



 Tuesday 25th June

10.00 – 17.30 Open Data France meeting with Etalab

18.30 – 21.30 Data Tuesday (by the community)


 Wednesday 26th June: International Conference

 9.30 – 19.00 by Homer project

9.30 – 11.00 Introduction and Keynote

1. Philippe Mussi, Councillor of Provence-Alpes-Cote d’Azur Region
2. Gérald Santucci (European Commission) – Vision of the European Commission on harmonization [Interview]
3. Gabriella Serratrice (Head of ICT Sector for Piemonte Region) – Vision of Piemonte Region on Open Data and link with the Italian Digital Agenda
4. Luca Guerretta (Piemonte Region) – Harmonising open data policies in 8 european countries: the HOMER project [Interview]
5. Hadley Beeman (Cabinet Office, UK Government / W3C) – Keynote: Harmonising? What’s the point? – [Interview]

11.15 – 13.00 Discoverability and Interoperability

1. Ivan Herman (W3C) – W3C efforts to standardize Open Data and Open Government   [Interview]
2. Irina Bolychevsky (OKFN, CKAN project) – the CKAN meta-catalog case to facilitate data mashups
3. Saverino Reale (CSI Piemonte) – Automatically referencing data from other sources: Piemonte and Emilia-Romania case
4. François Scharffe (LIRMM, Datalift project) – Lifting and linking traditional raw data with Linked Open Data to ease discoverability: the Datalift project
5. Raphael Troncy (Eurecom, event media project) – Ease event data publication and reuse[Interview]

 13.00 – 14.30 Lunch break

14.30 – 15.00 Open Stage

· Natural Solutions, Olivier Rovellotti
· OpenGov Tunisia, Samih Abid
· Open Food Facts, Stephane Gigandet

15.00 – 16.30 Enhancing practical reuse through standardization

1. Andrew Byrd – Standardisation: the success story of GTFS (General Transit Feed Specification)
2. Michael Smethurst (BBC) – Case study of the BBC Linked Data
3. Christian Fauré (Ars Industrialis) – Harmonizing and enhancing publication: APICulture vs DataCulture

16.30 – 16.45 Coffee Break

16.45 – 18.30 Adopting long-term practices in animation

1. Steven Flower (Open Data Manchester) – Animation practices: a synthesis based on UK, Italy, France cases. Criteria for success, how to transpose ?
2. Stéphane Martayan (PACA Region) – Integrating Open Data in global digital policy in PACA Region
3. Amandine Brugiere (Groupe Infolab) – Infolab: a new way to enhance open data literacy?
4. Pieter Colpart (OKFN) – Open Transport initiative
5. Christian Quest (OpenStreetMap France) – The power of open communities

18.30 – 19.00 Closing speech

By Marylise Lebranchu, Minister of State Reform, Decentralization and Public Utility
and Bernard Morel, Vice-President of the Regional Council of Provence-Alpes-Cote d’Azur, delegate for employment, economy, research and innovation


Thursday 27th June: Participative workshops Day


Friday 28th June: HOMER partners meeting

08.45 – 09.00 Registration

09.00 – 11.00 Action plan meeting including regional presentations

11.00 – 11.15 Coffee break

11.15 – 13.15 Mid term review meeting

13.15 – 15.00 Lunch break

15.00 – 18.00 HOMER partners Open Programme (including workshop Pilot B)


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