Free Online Introduction to Open Data training course (June & July)

May 22, 2020

There has been huge interest in the Introduction to Open Data Training courses run by Urban Tide.  The  3rd session takes place on Thursday 2nd July 2020 from 10 am to 12 pm however registration is now closed as all the places available are full.  We hope to hold further courses in the coming months and these will be advertised on the portal in due course

These introductory courses are free of charge to all Irish public sector staff.  Urban Tide who are the course providers will shortly be advertising further courses which will have to be paid for my the participants.  

Introduction to Open Data Course Content

Open Data Theory & Best Practice

  • Introductions - Brief intro from our trainers.
  • Background & Policy - What is Open Data and why is it important.
  • Open Data in Ireland - Progress to date and success stories.
  • Open Data benefits - Case studies and examples.
    Practical Applications & Next Steps
  • What data could you share? Quick task to identify which datasets your organisation could share and the potential benefits.
  • Data audit - Introduction and aims of a data audit.
  • Next steps - Overview of all the current courses available, what are the benefits of attending each?
  • Q&A session.

Book your July place now via our Eventbrite page:

If you have any questions, please get in touch.