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Are you looking to understand the concept and the benefits of open data? This course is for you! Our e-learning modules will introduce you to the concept of open data, its many benefits, and how to unlock its value in the digital age. Through webinars and reading materials, you’ll explore the creative possibilities and innovation that can be achieved with open data. Moreover, we’ll show you how data.europa.eu can support the use of open data for various purposes, including providing technical and legal advice, as well as real-world examples and inspirational use cases. Join us and discover the full potential of open data!
What is open data?
Dive into the world of open data and break down the basics with this interactive lesson. From experts’ explanations to understanding the "ABCs" of open data, you'll come away with a solid understanding of what open data is and why it matters! By the end of this e-learning, you'll know the key elements of open data, like how it drives digital transformation.
What is the value of open data?
Want to know how to make the most of open data? This lesson is all about uncovering the hidden value in open data. Through e-learnings, videos and readings, you'll see how open data is helping to transform societies, protect the environment and drive economic growth. You'll learn about the key benefits of open data, like improved transparency and accountability, as well as increased innovation and efficiency. By the end of this lesson, you'll have a good understanding of how governments, businesses and individuals are using open data to create new value.
Advocating for open data
Opening data may require a change in the culture of your organisation - whether it's in the private or public sector. This e-learning is all about giving you the tools to make a compelling case for open data. You'll learn how to craft the perfect pitch, pinpoint the key benefits, and discover the amazing things open data can do.
Open data as a catalyst of innovation
Ready to be an agent of change with open data? This lesson is your key to understanding how open data can drive transformation. From e-learnings to webinars, you'll discover how an open data-friendly culture is vital to unlocking its full potential, why change management is key to successful open data initiatives and learn about the biggest obstacles to working with open data. You’ll also gain insights on how open data plays a role in fostering innovation and entrepreneurship.
Unlocking the benefits of open data with data.europa.eu
Discover how to unleash the full potential of open data with data.europa.eu – a platform specifically designed for data providers. This lesson will take you from open data 101 to the nitty-gritty technical, legal, and practical details, with real-life examples to inspire you. You’ll also learn about the different services offered by data.europa.eu, the official European open data. By the end of it, you'll understand how data.europa.eu can be the perfect solution for your open data needs and have the skills to start publishing and promoting open data for citizens to access.