Online 'Introduction to Open Data' training course for public servants

May 18, 2020

We are delighted to let you know that we have been working with UrbanTide to bring you a new online Introduction to Open Data training course.


Our first course will run on Thursday 28th May 2020 from 10 am to 12 pm.

The course will be FREE of charge to all Irish Public Service staff.

Book your place now via Eventbrite:

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

Limited spaces are available now for early-bird registration with more spaces released at a later date. 

Book your place now via Eventbrite:

We also plan to run this Introduction course in June and July (dates TBC).